Canada

Capital
Ottawa
Country Code
1
Currency
Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Transport Canada Civil Aviation Authority
Telephone +1 613 992 6853 Detail type: Phone +1 613 992 6853
Telephone +1 800 305 2059 Detail type: Phone +1 800 305 2059
Email overflights@tc.gc.ca Detail type: Email overflights@tc.gc.ca
Fax +1 613 957 4208 Detail type: Fax +1 613 957 4208
Website https://www.tc.gc.ca Detail type: Website https://www.tc.gc.ca
AFTN CYHQYAYB Detail type: AFTN CYHQYAYB

Commercial Operations Requirements:
Overflight Permit: No, file flight plan
Traffic Landing Permit: Yes
Technical Landing Permit: Yes

Private Operations Requirements:
Overflight Permit: No, file flight plan
Traffic Landing Permit: No, file flight plan
Technical Landing Permit: No, file flight plan

Landing: If the foreign air operator does not hold a Canadian FAOC valid for the type of aircraft being operated, the air operator must request flight authorization ten working days prior to the flight.

Private aircraft, overflying or landing in Canada for non-commercial purposes need not obtain prior permission. However, the pilot must file a flight plan.

CANPASS
Private or Corporate aircraft that meet the requirements of the CANPASS – Private Aircraft or CANPASS –
Corporate Aircraft program can land at any airport of entry any time the site is open, regardless of the hours of operation of the local Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) office. The aircraft can also land at a designated CANPASS-only airport. The pilot is in charge of the aircraft and he or she must report all
passengers and their goods on behalf of the aircraft. Pilots are responsible for reporting themselves, their crew and passengers to a telephone reporting center (TRC) by calling 1-888-CANPASS (1-888-226-7277) at least 2 hours before but no more than 48 hours prior to the aircraft's estimated time of arrival in Canada.

Air Transport Services
Telephone +1 613-990-1100 Detail type: Phone +1 613-990-1100
Email overflights-survol@tc.gc.ca Detail type: Email overflights-survol@tc.gc.ca
Email operations.aviation@tc.gc.ca Detail type: Email operations.aviation@tc.gc.ca
Fax +1 613-949-4227 Detail type: Fax +1 613-949-4227

Airports in Canada

Airport Name IATA ICAO City
Calgary International Airport YYC CYYC Calgary
Cyll
Edmonton International Airport YEG CYEG Edmonton
Halifax / Stanfield International Airport YHZ CYHZ Halifax
Lester B. Pearson International Airport YYZ CYYZ Toronto
Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport YUL CYUL Montréal
Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport YOW CYOW Ottawa
St. John's International Airport YYT CYYT St. John's
Vancouver International Airport YVR CYVR Vancouver
Victoria International Airport YYJ CYYJ Victoria
Winnipeg / James Armstrong Richardson International Airport YWG CYWG Winnipeg
Abbotsford Airport YXX CYXX Abbotsford
Aklavik/Freddie Carmichael Airport LAK CYKD Aklavik
Akulivik Airport AKV CYKO Akulivik
Alert Airport YLT CYLT Alert
Alert Bay Airport YAL CYAL Alert Bay
Alma Airport YTF CYTF Alma
Amos Magny Airport YEY CYEY Amos
Armstrong Airport YYW CYYW Armstrong
Arviat Airport YEK CYEK Arviat