Updates: Sunday 6 January 2019
Next event: ACA Lunch at The Woody, Episkopi; 29 January.
There is a copy of a letter from the Akrotiri branch of the Air Training Corps, thanking ACA Cyprus for our recent donation to their funds, filed under Chairman’s Notices.
The provisional calendar for 2019 is added under Members’ Pages. Please contact the Hon Secretary if you would like to fill in any of the blanks. Volunteers for February and March are urgently needed!
Recent event reports can be accessed via the menu above. Past event reports are maintained for 1 year under Members’ Pages – Past Event Reports.
The AirCrew Association Cyprus (ACA Cyprus) is affiliated to the AirCrew Association Archive Trust (a UK charity). The main website is at http://www.aircrew.org.uk/a3t.html
Membership qualification is defined within the Constitution of the ACA Cyprus (on the menu)
”The AirCrew Association Cyprus exists to foster comradeship amongst those who, having been awarded an official flying badge, have qualified to operate military aircraft and are serving, or have served, as military aircrew in the Armed Forces of the United Kingdom or of any nation friendly to the UK.”
Associate Membership – Individuals who do not meet the criteria for Full Membership may become Associate Members under the rules of the Constitution subject to being sponsored and supported by four Full Members, approved by the Committee and receiving no objections from the Full Membership.
The Cyprus Branch of the AirCrew Association came into existence in 1989 with six members. At the end of 2011, the overarching UK organisation was disbanded and the ACA Cyprus was formed on 1st January 2012. As of Jan 2015, the Association has 65 Members. from all flying services residing in all parts of the island.
During the year, the ACA Cyprus organises monthly lunches which are held at various venues to suit the widely spread membership. Additionally, special events, such as interest visits, car treasure hunts, golf tournaments and a pre-Christmas dinner dance are regular events.
Information regarding future Association events is available to members on the Members pages.
Committee. The Committee for 2018 is:
Hon Chairman James Heath
Hon Secretary Rick Willey
Hon Treasurer Mike Humphrey
It is hoped this site will provide a point of contact for our own members and for members of ACA Associations worldwide who might have an interest in the Cyprus Branch. Visitors from other ACA Associations are always welcome at Cyprus Association events. Contact us for details.