Order No. 2000-A-457

November 28, 2000

November 28, 2000

IN THE MATTER OF the operation of a domestic service and a non-scheduled international service by Kwatna Air Service Ltd. carrying on business as Kwatna Air Service - Licence Nos. 962349 and 967124.

File Nos. M4210/K37-1
M4210/K37-2


Under Licence No. 962349, Kwatna Air Service Ltd. carrying on business as Kwatna Air Service (hereinafter the Licensee) is authorized to operate a domestic service, small aircraft.

Under Licence No. 967124, the Licensee is authorized to operate a non-scheduled international service, small aircraft, to transport traffic on a charter basis between Canada and any other country.

By Decision No. 234-A-1999 dated May 12, 1999, Licence Nos. 962349 and 967124 were suspended pursuant to paragraphs 63(2)(b) and 75(2)(b) of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C., 1996, c. 10 (hereinafter the CTA). Pursuant to that Decision, the Licensee was provided with a period of one year from the date of the Decision to file an application to reinstate the said licences.

To date the Licensee has failed to file an application to reinstate the said licences and the Canadian Transportation Agency (hereinafter the Agency) has determined that, in respect of the services for which the licences were issued, the Licensee does not meet the requirements of subparagraphs 61(a)(ii) and (iii) and 73(1)(a)(ii) and (iii) of the CTA.

Pursuant to subsection 63(1) and paragraph 75(1)(a) of the CTA, the Agency must suspend or cancel a domestic licence and a non-scheduled international licence where the Agency has made such a determination.

The Agency has considered the matter and, pursuant to subsection 63(1) and paragraph 75(1)(a) of the CTA, hereby cancels Licence Nos. 962349 and 967124.

Date modified: