Local Pilot, Erwin Warkentin, began offering flight training in Vermilion this year including recurrent training.
His services are dependent on students owning their own aircraft, but allow them to not incur the expenses of living or driving further away. Staying closer to home has not only allowed people to keep costs down, but attracted business opportunities in Vermilion as well. For example, according to Warkentin, a past student from Elk Point hangered his plane in Verm
Back row from left, Don Oldenburg, Larry Bingham, Kevin Arychuk, and Shawn Jacula.
Middle row from left, Ryan Baker, Darcy Balaneski, Larry Bensmiller, Jim Davies (who flew
to the first meeting), Rick Bozak, and Jim Bristowe.
Front row from left, Richard Prymak, Paul Conlon, and Matt Jaremco during the first
Vermilion River Flying Club meeting on April 12. Photo Angela Mouly Members of the Airport Advisory Committee hosted their first Flying Club meeting at the CYVG Vermi