CTA Filing Instructions – NEW

A message to CTA clients follows: “Dear clients, in our ongoing efforts to modernize and streamline our processes, the Canadian Transportation Agency is requesting all clients to file their documents and submissions electronically. We ask that you no longer send a paper version, as the electronic submission will be treated as your official submission. To support this new process, the… Read more →

Safety & Health Representative

It is a requirement of the Canada Labour Code that all aviation companies with less than 20 employees at each work place have a Safety & Health Representative. The Rep is to be elected by the employees and must be trained in his/her responsibilities. The oversight of this area lies with the Cabin Safety Inspectors. I’ve attached a pamphlet for further… Read more →

Recommended Aircraft SOP update

Happy Monday everyone, We found an interesting article we found important to share… The TSB has issued an investigation report (A13A0033) on a landing accident in which they determined that a last-second transfer of control contributed to a nosewheel failure on landing of a de Havilland DHC-6-300 Twin Otter. They have made a recommendation for operators to amend their aircraft… Read more →

New TSB Regulations!!

Hi everyone! We would like to let everyone know that new TSB  (Transportation Safety Board) regulations will be in effect this spring.  All operators should know and understand the changes and how they may affect your operation. Your Company Operations Manual may need to be amended to reflect the new occurrence reporting requirements. tsb-air-factsheet-20140312 Have a great weekend! From the… Read more →