Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport 


Port Colborne 



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COPA Flight 149 at CNQ3

Home Base:  Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport

Captain: Adrian Verburg 905-733-0542


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COPA Flight 149 is the local chapter of the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association, located at the Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport (CNQ3).  COPA 149 supports and promotes general aviation in the Niagara Region and southern Ontario serving the communities of Welland, Port Colborne, Pelham and WainfleetCOPA 149 holds monthly meetings indoors from October through May and BBQ-style outdoor meetings from June through September.

  Use the navigation menu above to find out more about COPA 149 and its activities.

    The Niagara Central Dorothy Rungeling Airport (CNQ3) is located a few km west of Welland, ON just north of the Welland River.  The classic triangular shape of the runways is a memento of its establishment as a military airfield for the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan during World War II. 

Fuel Available: 100 LL card-lock 24 hours   Airport Office: 905-714-1000

Paved runways: 05-23 and 16-34          Turf runway: 11-29  (seasonal)       Water Landings:  Welland River

Traffic Multicom/UNICOM:  123.5  Say Weather AWOS:  PTT 4 clicks   ARCAL 05-23: PTT 7 clicks in 5 s

Most COPA 149 Activities take place in the Air Cadet Hall (Hangar #3) or Hangar #4

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