The COPA Members Advantage program brings special access or discounted pricing from important vendors to members. Some examples are; Jeppesen offers complete bundled navigation services at discounts to COPA members as well as discounts on trip kits, training products, pilot supplies, and chart subscriptions. In addition they have a direct contact line for COPA members and a members advisory board. Gallagher Aviation Insurance, a leading insurance broker who knows the superior COPA safety record, offers preferred access and knowledgeable insurance representation for COPA aircraft owners. COPA members have paid for their membership many times over from the savings from these programs alone.
The COPA Store is an electronic retail outlet for COPA members that features relationships with key vendors who provide merchandise that has the COPA logo. In addition from time to time special offers with promo code savings. Periodically, the COPA store will make offers of items for COPA members with the COPA logo and are personalized with members tail number. These items range from apparel, gift items to luggage. All items are of the highest quality and at very competitive prices.
COPA has an office in Las Vegas, Nevada, with a single paid staff member who provides services to members. The rest of the organization are volunteers, including a Board of Directors elected by the membership at the annual meeting. One of the key volunteer positions is the Chairman of the Information Technology Committee who manages COPA's extensive IT assets and supports the Board in this key area. The Board of Directors meets regularly and manages the business of COPA. In addition there a six geographic regions in the United States, plus Europe, Brazil and Australia. In Europe there is a Board member who represents and manages affairs of the second largest concentration of members. In North America, there are six geographic regions covering the United States and Canada. Each Region has a Governor and other volunteer positions, with the mission of organizing and conducting regional events that are open to all COPA members. When you join COPA, you receive a series of emails containing introductory information and on-line training about COPA. You will be able to quickly take full advantage of all of the information, programs and benefits available to COPA members.
COPA members are an innovative group and continue to add programs that contribute to increased member proficiency and safety. An example is the industry leading Command and Control course. Recently, Formation Flying Clinics have been made available to members. Owner maintenance seminars have become a part of COPA events. As a member the value of COPA will continue to grow as you take advantage of new COPA information, programs and benefits.
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