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Certificate 6499

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Transport
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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 6499 (Ren. 7)

Certificate Holder: Bailey Helicopters Ltd.

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: March 11, 2016

Expiry Date: April 30, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Bailey Helicopters Ltd., to handle, offer for transport or transport, by cargo aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN1978, PROPANE, Class 2.1, or UN1075, LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GASES, Class 2.1, in a manner that does not comply with subsection 12.1(2) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are handled and transported in compliance with section 12.9 - Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, except for subparagraph 12.9(10)(b)(i);

(b) the dangerous goods are contained in a cylinder that has a capacity less than or equal to 454 L;

(c) the dangerous goods are contained in cylinders that are transported externally in as near an upright position as possible;

(d) the lifting points which have been welded directly on the tank are not used to sling the tank while it is full;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 6499 (Ren. 7)

CONDITIONS

(e) the load is attached to the helicopter using an approved external load device and is jettisonable;

(f) any protective covers and guards are secured in place to prevent the sling gear or hooks from damaging valves or gauges of the cylinders; and

(g) the air operator 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

_____________________________

David Lamarche P. Eng., ing.

Chief

Permits and Approvals Division


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SA 6499 (Ren. 7)

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

Contact Person: Shawn Stone

Operations Manager

Bailey Helicopters Ltd.

RR 1, Site 7, Comp 19

Fort St. John BC V1J 4M6

Telephone: 250-785-2518

Facsimile: 250-785-7065

E-mail: sstone@baileyhelicopters.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the transport of propane on a cargo aircraft, which is a helicopter, in quantities greater than what is prescribed by regulations. The dangerous goods are transported 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