North America

US FlagThe North American Region was originally established in 2009 with Canadian members forming the Region.  On 1st October 2010, the Region was expanded to take in all those overseas members of the Air Pilots resident in the United States of America; thus forming one North America Region, now called The Honourable Company of Air Pilots (North America)


CanadaThe Regional Mission Statement

The North America Region is a collaborative body of experienced commercial and military pilots and navigators, private pilots and student pilots, the mission of which is to:

  • Promote the highest standards of airmanship and aviation safety
  • Actively consult and liaise with civil and military regulatory authorities, aerospace industries and training institutions on matters of good airmanship and evolving technologies
  • Share the knowledge and experience of members across North America and the world

The Regional Executive Committee

Capt. Jonathan Dugdale, Chairman
Capt. Simon Lawrence, Immediate Past Chairman
Ms Kathy Abbott
Mr. Hal Adams
BGen (R) Michael Atkins
Capt. Alistair Beaton
Air Cmdre (R) Roderick Dennis
Ms Donna Farquhar, Administrator
Mr. Christopher Freeze
Capt. Bruce Lothian
LColonel (R) James Routt

Ex Officio Members:

Mr. Peter Evans
Capt. William Pinney
Dr. Steve Stewart
Capt. John Cox
Mr Jeremy Tracy
LColonel (R) Kent Johnson
Commander USN (R) Patricia Beckman

Media Representative:

For USA -- Capt. John Cox Tel: + 1 727-515-1061
For Canada -- HCAP Administrator

Join the Company?

If you are based in the US or Canada and are thinking of joining the Company you can download the membership application form below

This is a writeable pdf document which should be completed, saved and submitted to -  alternatively it may be downloaded, completed by hand and posted to:

Donna Farquhar
The Honourable Company of Air Pilots (North America)
PO Box 31040 RPO Thunderbird
Langley, BC  
Canada  V1M 0A9                    Tel: (778) 242-7019

The Master's Trophy - North America Region

Award Criteria:

The Master's North American Trophy is awarded annually to companies or individual pilots who have, in the opinion of the committee, achieved excellence in their field.  The award would favour flying/technology that is predominantly North American in character e.g. Fire Fighting, Seaplane Operations, Bush Flying, Safety, and Aviation Technology.

To nominate for this award, send citation of 500 words outlining achievements, all contact details, etc., along with your own, to arrive no later than 10 May to North American Region office email of

Events and Visits in the UK

Information about Company events and visits in the UK can be found at the link above. You will need to use your membership password to access these pages. If you experience any difficulties, please contact your regional administrator or the office in London on