President & Eastern Zone Director

Sylvain Bourque

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Sylvain first flew gliders in 1994 and is an active member of AVV Champlain, involved in training, towing, and in accounting as club Treasurer. He is a Class 1 glider instructor and hold a commercial power licence. He has organized the winter French ground school in the Montreal area since 1995. He is an aero-nautical radio examiner, aviation language proficiency test examiner, and an authorized person for gliding licensing. He owns a Pegase with two other partners. In his day job, he is a Drone chief pilot, a field production cameraman instructor and a supervising technician for CBC Radio-Canada in Montreal. He is proud to be part of this board that has such a wide variety of backgrounds and a huge involvement in the soaring community.