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Certificate 11491

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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 11491 (Ren. 1)

Certificate Holder: Keewatin Air LP

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: September 14, 2016

Expiry Date: October 31, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Keewatin Air LP, to handle, offer for transport or transport, by aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN1950, AEROSOLS, flammable, Class 2.1, 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 subsections 12.9(2) to 12.9(12);

(b) the dangerous goods are loaded aboard the aircraft at the last aerodrome of departure to access the limited access area. Stops are permitted at aerodromes outside the limited access area for emergency reasons or re-fuelling only;

(c) the air operator ensures that:

(i) the quantity of dangerous goods per aerosol container is less than or equal to 600 ml,

(ii) the aerosol container is in compliance with section 5.11 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations and has two means of protection against actuation,


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 11491 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

(iii)the aerosol container is tightly packed in an outer means of containment that is designed, constructed, filled, closed, secured, and maintained so that under normal condition of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of dangerous goods that could endanger public safety,

(iv)the means of containment containing the aerosol container is transported in a baggage compartment that is separate from the passenger cabin or an area of the aircraft, approved by Transport Canada for transporting cargo, outside the aircraft cabin to prevent the dangerous goods from entering the air supply of the cabin of the aircraft,

(v) if condition (c)(iv) of this certificate is not possible, the means of containment containing the aerosol container may be transported in the cabin of an aircraft, and the passengers are notified of its location; and

(d) the air operator ensures that the personnel handling and transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this certificate and a paper or electronic copy of the 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

_______________________________

David Lamarche, P. Eng., ing.

Chief

Approvals and Special Regulatory Projects


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 11491 (Ren. 1)

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

Contact Person: Dave Gillis

DG Coordinator

Keewatin Air LP

50 Morberg Way

Winnipeg MB R3H 0A4

Telephone: 877-879-8477 ext. 6517 / 204-888-0100

Facsimile:

E-mail: dgillis@keewatinair.ca

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to handle, offer for transport or transportUN1950, AEROSOLS, flammable, Class 2.1, (Diethylene Glycol Monomethyl Ether), commonly known as "Prist", in compliance with section 12.9 - Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations. "Prist" is added to the fuel of the aircraft to prevent icing of the jet fuel and to also prevent a fungicide to build up in the fuel tank of the aircraft.

Legend for Certificate Number

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

SU - More than one Mode of Transport

Ren. - Renewal



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Date modified:
2017-06-19