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 COPA 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:
COPA holds annual board elections. Please contact [email protected] 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.
COPA Membership Meeting Minutes 10.18.2019
COPA Membership Meeting Minutes 10.12.2018
September 9, 2016 - Duluth, MN - Annual Meeting Minutes
2016 Annual Meeting Video
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 01.15.2020
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 11.15.2019
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 10.20.2019
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 8.13.2019
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 6.3.2019
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 4.1.2019
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 2.26.2019
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 12.3.2018
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 10.14.2018
COPA BoD Meeting Minutes 8.23.2018
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.Cirrus is a registered trademark of Cirrus Aircraft