Decision No. 202-A-2011
May 27, 2011
APPLICATION by BP Air, LLC of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America, pursuant to subsection 73(2) of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C., 1996, c. 10, as amended.
File No. M4211/B327-2
BP Air, LLC (applicant) has applied to the Canadian Transportation Agency (Agency) for a licence to operate a non-scheduled international service in accordance with Annex III of the Air Transport Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the United States of America signed on March 12, 2007 (Agreement).
The Agency is satisfied that the applicant meets all the applicable requirements of subsection 73(2) of the Canada Transportation Act (CTA). The Agency also finds that the pertinent terms and conditions of the Agreement have been complied with.
Further, with respect to this application, the applicant has undertaken that it will not contravene section 59 of the CTA prior to the issuance of the applied for licence.
Accordingly, the Agency approves the application for a licence to operate a non‑scheduled international service.
Pursuant to subsection 74(1) of the CTA, the licence is subject to the conditions prescribed by the Air Transportation Regulations, SOR/88-58, as amended, and the following conditions:
- The Licensee is licensed to operate charter flights in accordance with Annex III of the Agreement.
- The Licensee is prohibited from carrying local traffic between points in Canada.
- The non-scheduled international service is to be conducted in accordance with the Agreement and any applicable arrangements agreed to between Canada and the United States of America.
- Jean-Denis Pelletier, P. Eng.