Determination No. A-2019-147

August 2, 2019

APPLICATION by Air Canada also carrying on business as Air Canada rouge and as Air Canada Cargo (Air Canada) (applicant) pursuant to subsection 69(1) of the Canada Transportation Act, S.C., 1996, c. 10, as amended (CTA).

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The applicant has applied to the Canadian Transportation Agency (Agency) for a licence to operate a scheduled international service, large aircraft in accordance with the Arrangement on Air Transport between the Government of Canada and the Government of Ecuador set out in an Agreed Minute signed on May 24, 2019 (Arrangement).

In its Order No. 2019-A-33, the Agency exempted the applicant from the application of section 59 of the CTA.

The Agency is satisfied that the applicant meets all the applicable requirements of subsection 69(1) of the CTA. The Agency also finds that the pertinent terms and conditions of the Arrangement have been complied with.

Accordingly, the Agency issues the licence.

Pursuant to subsection 71(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:

  1. The Licensee is authorized to operate scheduled international service on the routes set out in the Arrangement.
  2. The scheduled international service is to be conducted in accordance with the Arrangement and any applicable arrangements agreed to between Canada and Ecuador.


J. Mark MacKeigan
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