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Certificate 12260

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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 12260

Certificate Holder: Seair Seaplanes Ltd.

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: February 19, 2016

Expiry Date: February 28, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Seair Seaplanes Ltd. to handle, offer for transport or transport, by aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8, Packing Group III, UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, Packing Group III, or UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8, Packing Group III, 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 except for subparagraph 12.9(11)(a)(ii) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

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

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 12260

CONDITIONS

(c) the dangerous goods:

(i) are placed in an acid/alkali-proof liner of sufficient strength and adequately sealed to positively preclude leakage in the event of spillage,

(ii) are contained in a means of containment that is a rigid container, wooden slatted crate or on a pallet, which is designed, constructed, filled, closed, secured, and maintained so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of the dangerous goods that could endanger public safety,

(iii)are packed so that the fill openings and vents, if any, are upward,

(iv)are protected against short circuit;

(d) the air operator ensures that the personnel handling and transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this certificate;

(e) 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

Permits and Approvals Division


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 12260

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

Contact Person: Terry Hiebert

Operations Manager

Seair Seaplanes Ltd.

4640 Inglis Drive

Richmond BC V7B 1W4

Telephone: 604-273-8900 ext. 407

Facsimile: 604-273-7351

E-mail: terry@seairseaplanes.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes the certificate holder to handle, offer for transport or transportdangerous goods in compliance with section 12.9 - Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.

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