Atlantic Group is comprised of 9 wings in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland.
The Royal Canadian Air Force Association is democratic, non-sectarian and is not affiliated or connected directly or indirectly with any political party or organization.
The Association shall stand for loyalty to the reigning Sovereign and the principles of democratic and ordered government, for a National and united spirit, and for strong and united comradeship among all who have served in Military or Civil Aviation.
The Association shall be an all-ranks organization insofar as its military and ex-military members are concerned and no member shall be entitled to precedence for any reason other than by virtue of elected standing in the Association.
Wings are the grass roots level of the Royal Canadian Air Force Association. Although the Wings are semi-autonomous and may themselves have individual constitution and by-laws the Association is, in general, a federation of Wings which are controlled by Groups, which in turn are guided by the National Executive Council.
Meetings of the Group are held in January and September at a place and time determined by the Executive, and in May for the Annual General Meeting.
The main Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Group shall be held every second odd year during the month of May, for the purpose of electing, when required, the positions of President, Vice-President, Treasurer, and Secretary, and transacting business of the Group.
Wings may offer the Group Executive Council to host the next Annual Group Convention, the AGM shall be held at the same time and place.
Each Wing within the Group shall be entitled to send accredited delegates to a Group meeting as directed by the Group.
Prairie Group consists of Royal Canadian Air Force Association Wings in Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
Prairie Group Board of Directors:
- Chair: Herb Harrison
- 500 Wing Rep: Stan Blady
- 600 Wing Rep: Bill Peake
UPCOMING EVENTS OF NOTE!
- March 21, 2020: 600 Wing AGM. Tony Roma’s, Regina, SK. Cocktails 1800, dinner 1900, AGM to follow. POSTPONED
- NEW! May 8, 2020: Virtual VE Day Ceremony. Canada Remembers Facebook Page. 1245 EDT / 1145 CDT / 1045 MDT. To view the ceremony via Facebook, click the link
- May 9, 2020: Prairie Group AGM. Unit 283 Anavets, Winnipeg, MB. POSTPONED
- June 16, 2020: 500 Wing AGM. Unit 283 Anavets, Winnipeg, MB. 1330. POSTPONED
- October 16-18, 2020: National AGM. Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, Hamilton, ON.
500 (City of Winnipeg) Wing – Winnipeg, MB
- 500 Wing meets the third Tuesday of the month at Unit 283 Anavets, 3584 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg at 1330 hours (1:30PM). Meetings temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
- 500 Wing website
- Contact 500 Wing via email
600 (Regina) Wing – Regina, SK
- 600 Wing meets the third Wednesday of the month at Cabela’s (Board Room), 4901 Gordon Road, Regina at 0930 hours (9:30am). Meetings temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
- 600 Wing website
- Contact 600 Wing via email
602 (Lynx) Wing – Saskatoon, SK
- Charter temporarily suspended.
700 (Edmonton) Wing
702 Wing Lethbridge
703 (Fred Sutherland) Wing Red Deer
783 (Calgary) Wing
784 (Cold Lake) Wing
Pacific Group is reforming, to rely on a form of regional support, as the Wings opted in favour of direct affiliation with the Ottawa office, and leaders choosing not to nominate anyone to the Group Executive Council in 2019
WELCOME TO ONTARIO GROUP
Wm G. Barker VC honoured at ceremony in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto.
This image shows the presentation of a permanent monument dedicated to William G Barker VC, one of Canada’s greatest fighter pilots from The First World War, on 22 September, 2011. Shown representing the AFAC and Ontario Group at this event are: L to R: Lloyd Hunt of 410 Wing (WWII Spitfire Pilot); RVP Gerry Cuffe of 429 Wing; and LCol (Ret.) Earl Sinnett, also of 410 Wing.
THE ONTARIO GROUP HANDBOOK
The Ontario Group Handbook (OGHB) is now available for Ontario Group Wings under the “FORMS and DOCUMENTS” extension of this webpage. Simply bring up the AFAC webpage, place your arrow over “ABOUT” – when the list of headings appears under “About”, place your arrow over Ontario Group then scroll over to “Forms and Documents” and click on this heading. The OGHB files will appear. Select any that are required, click on this selection and it will appear on its own page. Click on the file heading to open it. (Posted 5Nov 09)
2009 – 2011 GROUP EXECUTIVE, ONTARIO GROUP
President: Dave Donovan (416 Wing) 889 Everitt Ave Kingston K7M 4R1 < email@example.com > Ph: 613- 389-1495 (re-elected at 62nd OAGM)
Immediate Past President: Sam Newman CD (427 Wing) 989 Apache Rd London N5V 2V7 < firstname.lastname@example.org > Ph: 519-452-1886
Honorary Group President: Noel Funge CD (415 Wing) 3365 County Road 3 RR 1 Carrying Place K0K 1L0< email@example.com > Ph: 613-392-8724
First Vice-President: Bill Devereaux (428 Wing) 969 St Paul’s St Peterborough K9H 6J7 < firstname.lastname@example.org > Ph: 705-876-7225 Cell: 705-927-5440
Second Vice-President: Grant MacDonald CD (413 Wing) PO Box 3054 RR 3 Trenton K8V 5P6 < email@example.com > Ph: 613-392-7521
Secretary/Treasurer: Shirley Kelly (403 Wing) < firstname.lastname@example.org > Ph: 519-344-3568
Ceremonial Advisor: CL “Tommy” Thomas CD (413 Wing) < email@example.com > Ph: 613- 392-7735
REGIONS and REGIONAL VICE-PRESIDENT
WESTERN REGION: John Hooper (432 Wing) 305 Finn’s Bay Rd. N., Echo Bay P0S 1C0 Ph: 705-248-1233 < firstname.lastname@example.org >
WINGS: 403 (City of Sarnia); 404 (Kitchener/Waterloo); 411 (Chatham); 412 (Windsor); 427 (London) < www.427wing.com >; 432 ( Algoma).
CENTRAL REGION: RVP: Gerry Cuffe (429 Wing) 5 Artesian Ave Holland Landing L9N 1J3 < email@example.com > 905- 836-6035
WINGS: 408/437 (Toronto-York); 429 ( Georgina); 434 (Niagara Peninsula); 441(Huronia); 442 (David Hornell V.C.); 444 (Scarborough); 447 (City of Hamilton; 483 (Regional Niagara); 484 (Frontier).
QUINTE REGION: RVP: Howard Johnston (428 Wing) 679 Severn Rd Peterborough K9J 1H8 < firstname.lastname@example.org > Ph: 705- 742-6572 Cell: 705-740-3162
WINGS: 401 (R.L.Edwards); 413 (A/C Leonard Birchall ); 415 (Prince Edward County); 416 (AVM Earl Godfrey); 418 ( Belleville); 420 ( Cityof Oshawa); 428 (Peterborough).
EASTERN REGION: RVP: Moe DeMontigny (433 Wing) 764A McKay St Pembroke K8A 1G9 < email@example.com> 613- 735-1758
WINGS: 410 RCAF (Wm Barker VC); 422 (Nipissing); 424 (Cornwall District); 433 ( Champlain); 443 (Rideau); 450 (Brockville District).
For web page errors/omissions/comments/suggestions contact OntGrp webmaster Noel Funge at: < firstname.lastname@example.org >