The Cirrus Owners and Pilots Association (COPA) is a not-for-profit membership organization established to educate, promote the safety of and support the owners and pilots of certified aircraft manufactured by Cirrus Design Corporation, encourage ownership of these aircraft and provide social activities for its members. Additionally, COPA will promote goodwill towards the general aviation community.
Founded in 2001, with over 3000 members worldwide, COPA is a volunteer-run organization completely independent of Cirrus Design Corp.
Membership is open to all interested individuals. Dues include a subscription to Cirrus Pilot magazine, access to the COPA members website and forums, and eligibility to attend other COPA events and activities (additional fees apply to some activities).
You may download a PDF of the bylaws under which COPA operates.
Our Code of Conduct: View here
The current leadership of COPA is made up of the following volunteers:
*Note: Arthur Gunn is not a COPA Board member
COPA holds annual board elections. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or would like to volunteer for any position. Board Biographies
Detailed Contact Information & Email Links Page
Our best membership recruiting is by word of mouth from our members. Learn more about membership recruiting.
2016 Annual Meeting Video
September 9, 2016 - Duluth, MN - Annual Meeting Minutes
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Dec 4 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Nov 6 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Oct 2 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Aug 7 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Jun 5 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - May 1 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Apr 3 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Mar 5 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Feb 6 2017
COPA BOD Meeting Minutes - Jan 3, 2017
December 5, 2016 - Conference Call
November 7, 2016 - Conference Call
September 9, 2016 - Duluth, MN
June 8, 2016 - Conference Call
February 29, 2016 - Lakeland, FL
The Cirrus Owners & Pilots Association (aka, “COPA”) is a 501(c)7 non-profit corporation dedicated to serving its members.
COPA® is not in any way affiliated with Cirrus Aircraft, the manufacturer.