Island Coastal Aviation Inc. is a flight training, charter and scenic tour business at the Pitt Meadows Airport. It was established by General Manager Tom Drybrough in 2007.
President, Chief Pilot, CFI Seaplane
Tom received his Pilot’s License in 1978 from Bob Gilmour of Meadows Aero in Pitt Meadows, BC, flying the famous “bush pilot” trainer, the “Fleet Canuck”. Since then, he has acquired several thousand hours flying both airplanes and helicopters as an Operations Manager, Chief Pilot, Charter Pilot, Instructor, Float Pilot, Mountain, Bush and Float Instructor.
CFI, Flight Instuctor
Originally from India. Saurabh Singh has been in Aviation Industry for past 10 years. He started his journey in aviation with CAE Global Academy in AZ, USA back in 2007; where he got his Private Pilot License (PPL), Commercial Pilot License (CPL), Multi Engine Rating and Instrument Rating.
He decided to come to Canada and do the Flight Instructor Rating in 2012. He started instructing in 2013 and never looked back ever since.
He has over 1,750 hours and yet he gets excited every time he goes up for a flight. His ambitions are to keep flying fun and be remembered as a great instructor. He keeps himself busy with Administrative work when he is not with students, as he is our CFI.
Island Costal Aviation
103 – 18799 Airport Way
(East side of Terminal Building)
Pitt Meadows, BC Canada, V3Y 2B4