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Certificate 9738

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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 9738 (REN 6)

Certificate Holder: Kenn Borek Air Ltd.

Mode of Transport: Air

Issue Date: 2017-03-17

Expiry Date: 2019-04-30

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Kenn Borek Air Ltd., to handle, offer for transport or transport, by cargo aircraft operated under subparts 2 to 5 of Part VII of the Canadian Aviation Regulations, dangerous goods that are UN3090, LITHIUM METAL BATTERIES, Class 9, in accordance with Special Provision A99 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air as incorporated by reference in section 12.1 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported:

(i) in quantities per package that do not exceed 50 kg gross mass,

(ii) between McMurdo Airforce Base and Antarctica stations or between Antarctica stations;

(b) the dangerous goods are packaged in compliance with Packing Instructions 968 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air;

(c) the shipping document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SA 9738 (Ren. 6)"

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

(e) 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

Image in permit

David Lamarche

Chief

Permits and Approvals division


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

Contact Person:

Cory Marchuk

Safety Manager

Kenn Borek Air Ltd.

290 MCTAVISH RD Northeast
CALGARY Alberta
T2E7G5 Canada

Telephone:

403-291-3300

Fax:

E-mail:

safetymanager@borekair.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate is issued by the competent authority of Canada in accordance with Special Provision A99 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air and authorizes the transportation of lithium batteries above the limit set in the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air in remote areas accessible by aircraft on board a Canadian registered aircraft.

The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act states in section 3(2) that "In addition to its application in Canada, the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act applies to vessels and aircrafts outside Canada that are registered in Canada."

The certificate holder confirmed that the aircraft used in Antarctica is a Canadian registered aircraft. The activities described in this Equivalency Certificate require an exemption issued from the state of the operator.

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