56th Annual FLY DAY - Saturday, September 27, 2014

OTTAWA, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - "Come Fly With Us"

On Saturday, September 27, 2014, the Ottawa Flying Club and the Ottawa Rotary Club are holding the 56th Annual Fly Day, a unique event that provides the public an opportunity to see Ottawa from above, in support of a local charitable organization.

The Fly Day event raises funds for the Ottawa Rotary Home, which provides respite care to families of children with physical disabilities. This year 's Fly Day is scheduled for Saturday, September 27, 8:30 am4:00 pm, weather permitting. The event is held at the Ottawa Flying Club, 20 Lindbergh Private (off Hunt Club just east of Riverside Drive).

At Fly Day, people can take 20-minute sightseeing flights over the city. The cost is $40 per person, and the flights are provided by Ottawa Flying Club pilots.

Fly Day is a wonderful opportunity to see the nation's capital from the air and is a popular event for families. Fly Day is timed to view the fall foliage at its peak.

Pre-arranged flights for members of the media may be arranged under certain conditions, prior to the event.

 

SOURCE Rotary Club of Ottawa

For further information: visit the Fly Day website, www.flyday.ca or contact: Rotary Club of Ottawa: Margot Nichols, 613-860-1521 admin@rotaryottawa.com ; Ottawa Flying Club: 613-523-2142 flyday@ofc.ca