Canada Transportation Act
Marginal note:Issue of licence
69 (1) On application to the Agency and on payment of the specified fee, the Agency shall issue a licence to operate a scheduled international service to the applicant if
(a) the applicant establishes in the application to the satisfaction of the Agency that the applicant
(i) is, pursuant to subsection (2) or (3), eligible to hold the licence,
(ii) holds a Canadian aviation document in respect of the service to be provided under the licence,
(iii) has the prescribed liability insurance coverage in respect of the service to be provided under the licence, and
(iv) where the applicant is a Canadian, meets the prescribed financial requirements; and
(b) the Agency is satisfied that the applicant has not contravened section 59 in respect of the service to be provided under the licence within the preceding twelve months.
Marginal note:Eligibility of Canadians
(2) The Minister may, in writing to the Agency, designate any Canadian as eligible to hold a scheduled international licence and, while the designation remains in force, that Canadian remains so eligible.
Marginal note:Eligibility of non-Canadians
(3) A non-Canadian is eligible to hold a scheduled international licence if the non-Canadian
(a) has been designated by a foreign government or an agent of a foreign government to operate an air service under the terms of an agreement or arrangement between that government and the Government of Canada; and
(b) holds, in respect of the air service, a document issued by a foreign government or agent that, in respect of the service to be provided under the document, is equivalent to a scheduled international licence.
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