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Certificate 11483

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Transport
Canada
Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
Transports
Canada
Sécurité et sûreté

Direction générale du
transport des marchandises dangereuses
330, rue Sparks
Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0N5

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

Certificate No.: SA 11483

Certificate Holder: Bearskin Lake Air Service LP, as represented by its general partner Bearskin GP INC.

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: 2016-10-03

Expiry Date: 2018-10-31

CONDITIONS

1. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Bearskin Lake Air Service LP to handle, offer for transport or transport, by aircraft, the dangerous goods listed in Appendix A to this certificate, in a manner that does not comply with subsection 12.1(2) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported in compliance with section 12.9 -Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, except for subsection 12.9(9);

(b) the dangerous goods are loaded aboard the aircraft at the last aerodrome of departure to access the limited access area and no stops are permitted at any other aerodrome except for emergency reasons or re-fuelling;

(c) the dangerous goods are contained in a means of containment that is in compliance with Part 5 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(d) for cargo aircraft, each means of containment has a capacity less than or equal to 100 L;

(e) for passenger carrying aircraft, the total capacity of all means of containment is less than or equal to 120 L;

(f) the means of containment is secured in an upright position or in as near an upright position as possible to prevent movement during transport;

(g) the certificate holder ensures that the personnel handling and transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate and a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods.

2. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Bearskin Lake Air Service LP to handle, offer for transport or transport, by aircraft, under Part VII of the Canadian Aviation Regulations, dangerous goods that are UN1230, METHANOL, Class 3(6.1), Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with subsection 12.1(2) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported in compliance with section 12.9 -Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, except for subsection 12.9(2);

(b) the dangerous goods are contained in a small means of containment that is securely closed and marked with one of the following manufacturer's permanent markings: UN 1H1, UN 3A1, UN3H1, UL, or ULC;

(c) the quantity of dangerous is less than or equal to 25 L per means of containment;

(d) the certificate holder ensures that the personnel handling and transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate and a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods.

Note: The issuance of this Equivalency Certificate in no way reduces the certificate holder's responsibility to comply with any other requirements of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, and the Canadian Aviation Regulationsnot specifically addressed in this certificate.

Signature of Issuing Authority

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David Lamarche

Chief, Permits and Approvals division


(The following is for information purposes only and is not part of the certificate.)

Contact Person:

Sherry Watson

1475 WALSH ST West
THUNDER BAY Ontario
P7E4X6 Canada

Telephone:

807-474-2638

Fax:

807-474-2610

E-mail:

sgwatson@bearskinairlines.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to handle, offer for transport or transport dangerous goods in compliance with section 12.9 - Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations. This Equivalency Certificate also allows the certificate holder to transport a water/methanol mixture, which is used to cool the aircraft engine on takeoff in hot weather conditions. The certificate holder indicated that an additional jerrican of the dangerous goods would be necessary to extend the range of a flight, when flying to communities where access is limited.

Legend for Certificate Number

SH - Road, SR - Rail, SA - Air, SM - Marine

SU - More than one Mode of Transport

Ren. - Renewal

Appendix

- UN1001, ACETYLENE, DISSOLVED, Class 2.1

- UN1002, AIR, COMPRESSED, with not more than 23.5 per cent oxygen, by volume, Class 2.2

- UN1006, ARGON, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2

- UN1013, CARBON DIOXIDE, Class 2.2

- UN1046, HELIUM, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2

- UN1060, METHYLACETYLENE AND PROPADIENE MIXTURE, STABILIZED, Class 2.1

- UN1066, NITROGEN, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2

- UN1072, OXYGEN, COMPRESSED, Class 2.2(5.1)



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Date modified:
2017-06-19