Fly Day is a fun and popular annual charity event organized by the Ottawa Flying Club and the Ottawa Rotary Club, the proceeds of which support the Ottawa Rotary Home, long known for offering short-term respite care to families who have children with disabilities.
2015 marks the 57th year for the annual FlyDay, an event that has thrilled many.
Your pilot will be a volunteer from the Ottawa Flying Club or other airports in the region.
It is a perfect opportunity to see your home from above, view the autumn colours and to learn about the Ottawa Flying Club while doing something great for your local community in supporting the groundbreaking Ottawa Rotary Home.
At Fly Day, members of the public have an opportunity to take a 20-minute tour of the city in a small airplane.
Tour tickets are $40 per person. The gates open at 8:30 a.m., and the first flight is at 9:00 a.m.
Sorry, there are no time slot reservations.
- Ground Displays and Demonstrations
- Activities for young children
- Breakfast and Barbecue, as well as full food services from our Excellent Lunch Pad Café
- Information about Learning to Fly
- Full washroom facilities
- Wheelchair access
- Lunch Pad Café, with a fantastic view of the airport
Come fly with us!
Mark your calendar: September 26, 2015 at the Ottawa Flying Club (Directions)
Follow us on Twitter at #ottawaflyday
You can check us out on Facebook as well at Fly Day Ottawa
The 57th Annual Fly Day is just a week away. Next Saturday, September 27th, the Ottawa Flying Club and the Ottawa Rotary Club are hosting the annual Fly Day charity event. At Fly Day, people from the Ottawa area can take 20-minute sightseeing flights over the city. The cost is $40 per person, and the flights are provided by Ottawa Flying Club, Rockcliffe Flying Club and other local pilots. Fly Day is a wonderful opportunity to see the nation’s capital from the air and is a popular event for families, with proceeds benefiting the Ottawa Rotary Home, long known for offering short-term respite care to families who have children with disabilities.
What’s Fly Day like? Click to check out this video.
(please note that Fly Day is a weather-dependent activity. No rain date is scheduled)
A flight over Ottawa for only $40!!! WOW!!!!!! And all going to a great cause… weather promises to be fall spectacular..Come enjoy!!!!! http://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/on-118_metric_e.html