Avmax is pleased to announce we have recently sold and delivered one Dash 8-103 msn 017 to the Government of Canada, Department of Transport. Avmax’s MRO division prepared the aircraft for delivery and repainted the aircraft to the customer colour scheme.
“Our Government is committed to safe navigation and protection of the marine environment. Expanding our surveillance aircraft fleet allows us to improve local marine reporting and reduce the frequency of oil spills in Canada. This supports our commitment to protecting the endangered marine mammal population.” - Minister of Transport, The Honourable Marc Garneau
“Transport Canada’s National Aerial Surveillance Program is an essential piece of our government’s efforts to keep Canada’s coasts and inland waters safe and clean. I am pleased to support this work through the procurement of a new Dash 8 aircraft to enhance surveillance capacity under the program, leading to a cleaner environment and a safer shipping industry.” - The Honourable Anita Anand, Minister of Public Services and Procurement