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Canadian North Airlines Information

Founded 1989
Hubs Yellowknife Airport
Frequent Flyer Program Aeroplan
Fleet Size 16
Destinations 19
Parent Company NorTerra Inc.
Headquarters Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Key People Tracy Medve, President

Canadian North Airlines History

  • Canadian North airlines was established on 1989.
  • The airlines was purchased from Canadian Airlines on 1998 by Norterra.
  • The ownership was divided between
    • Inuvialuit Development Corporation which represents the Inuvialuit people of the western Canadian Arctic
    • Nunasi Corporation, representing the Inuit people of Nunavut.
  • The merge between Air Canada and Canadian Airlines made Canadian North independent airlines
  • From June 2007 Canadian North started serving Kitikmeot communities of
    • Gjoa Haven
    • Taloyoak
    • Kugaaruk
    • Kugluktuk

Canadian North Airlines Destinations

  • Alberta
    • Calgary (Calgary International Airport)
    • Edmonton (Edmonton International Airport)
  • Northwest Territories
    • Hay River (Hay River Airport)
    • Inuvik (Inuvik (Mike Zubko) Airport)
    • Norman Wells (Norman Wells Airport)
    • Yellowknife (Yellowknife Airport)
  • Nunavut
    • Cambridge Bay (Cambridge Bay Airport)
    • Cape Dorset (Cape Dorset Airport)
    • Clyde River (Clyde River Airport)
    • Gjoa Haven (Gjoa Haven Airport)
    • Hall Beach (Hall Beach Airport)
    • Igloolik (Igloolik Airport)
    • Iqaluit (Iqaluit Airport)
    • Kugaaruk (Kugaaruk Airport)
    • Kugluktuk (Kugluktuk Airport)
    • Pangnirtung (Pangnirtung Airport)
    • Pond Inlet (Pond Inlet Airport)
    • Qikiqtarjuaq (Qikiqtarjuaq Airport)
    • Rankin Inlet (Rankin Inlet Airport)
    • Taloyoak (Taloyoak Airport)
  • Ontario
    • Ottawa (Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport)

Canadian North Charter Operations

  • SunFest Tours
      Laughlin, Nevada/Bullhead City, Arizona, United States (Laughlin/Bullhead International Airport)
  • Canadian Natural Resources Limited
    • Fort Mackay Alberta (Fort MacKay/Horizon Airport)
    • Diavik Diamond Mine (Diavik Airport)
  • BHP Billiton
    • Ekati Diamond Mine (Ekati Airport)
  • Edmonton Eskimos Football Club (Various airports)
  • Suncor Energy (Fort McMurray Airport)
  • D.N.D. Cadet Flights (Western Canada)

Canadian North Airlines Fleet

Aircraft No. of Aircraft Variants Idents
Boeing 737 11 737-200, 737-200C, 737-300 GKCP, GCNV, GNDU, GCNO, GCNS, GFPW, GOPW, GSPW, GDPA, GCNW, GCNZ
de Havilland Canada Dash 8 4 100 series GECN, GRGI, GRGO, GXCN

Canadian North Airlines Programs and Services

  • Free copy of Up Here, a Yellowknife based magazine
  • Hot towels
  • A choice of two free meals
  • Free drinks (non-alcoholic)
  • Advanced seat selection
  • Free newspapers and magazines
  • Colouring books for children

Canadian North Airlines Partners

  • Aklak Air
  • Air Tindi
  • North-Wright Airways
  • Calm Air.

Canadian North Airlines Careers

  • Administration Jobs
  • Cargo Customer Service Agent Jobs
  • Customer Service Agent Jobs
  • Flight Attendant Pilot Jobs

Canadian North Airlines Cargo Shipping Containers

88 x 108 Pallet

  • Domestic Code: 88 x 108 Pallet
  • ID Code: P2J, P2P, PBJ
  • Aircraft Types: 737C
  • Internal Dimensions: 211 x 264 x 208 cm or
    83 x 104 x 82 in.
  • Internal Volume 9.3 cu.m/330 cu.ft.
  • Maximum Net Weight: 3,526 kg/7,775 lbs
  • Tare Weight: 102 kg/225 lbs
  • Maximum Gross Weight: 3,628 kg/8,000 lbs
  • IATA Rate Class: 4

Igloo

  • Domestic Code: Igloo
  • ID Code UDL
  • Aircraft Types 737C (Combi)
  • Internal Dimensions 211 x 264 x 203 cm or
    83 x 104 x 80 in
  • Internal Volume: 9.3 cu.m/330 cu.ft.
  • Maximum Net Weight: 3,364 kg/7,146 lbs.
  • Tare Weight: 265 kg/584 lbs.
  • Maximum Gross Weight: 3,628 kg/8,000 lbs.
  • IATA Rate Class: 4A

Canadian North Airlines Phone Numbers

Northwest Territories Airports Phone Numbers
Yellowknife Phone: 867-873-6111
Fax: 867-920-4502
Norman Wells Phone: 867-587-2361
Fax: 867-587-2128
Inuvik Phone: 867-777-2952
Fax: 867-777-3504
Hay River Phone: 867-874-2435
Fax: 867-874-3215
Nunavut Airports Phone Numbers
Kugaaruk Phone: 867-769-6063
Fax: 867-769-6064
Gjoa Haven Phone: 867-360-6107
Fax: 867-360-6018
Taloyoak Phone: 867-561-5054
Fax: 867-561-5055
Kugluktuk Phone: 867-982-3092
Fax: 867-982-3093
Cambridge Bay Phone: 867-983-2434
Fax: 867-983-2388
Iqaluit Phone: 867-979-5317
Fax: 867-979-4655
Rankin Inlet Phone: 867-645-2470
Fax: 867-645-3264
Qikiqtani Airports Phone Numbers
Clyde River Phone: 867-924-6020
Fax: 867-924-6019
Igloolik Phone: 867 934-4041
Fax: 867-934-4043
Pond Inlet Phone: 867 899-6044
Fax: 867-899-6042 or 6086
Cape Dorset Phone: 867 897-7190
Fax: 867-897-7191
Hall Beach Phone: 867-928-8069
Fax: 867-928-8067
Qikiqtarjuaq Phone: 867-927-8033
Fax: 867-927-8025
Pangnirtung Phone: 867-473-4285
Fax: 867-473-4284
Southern Canada Airports  
Edmonton Phone: 780-890-8690
Fax: 780-890-7956
Calgary Phone: 403-503-2020
Fax: 403-503-2023
Ottawa Phone: 613-249-8880
Fax: 613-249-9798

Canadian North Airlines Baggage Information

Canadian North Airlines Carry-on Baggage

Canadian North Airlines Under Seat Stowage

  • No more than two (2) pieces, do not exceed 23cm x 41cm x 57cm (9” x 16” x 22.5”).
  • No single piece should exceed 10 kg (22Ibs)

Canadian North Airlines Overhead Bin Stowage

  • One (1) soft-sided, single suit garment bag which, when folded in half does not exceed: 23cm x 41cm x 57cm (9” x 16” x 22.5”)
  • One (1) briefcase not exceeding 11 cm (4.5”) in thickness
  • One (1) laptop not exceeding 11 cm (4.5”) in thickness
  • One (1) purse not exceeding 11cm (4.5”) in thickness

No single piece should exceed 10 kg (22Ibs)

Canadian North Airlines Checked Baggage

Central Baggage 1-888-713-3101
Hours of operation: 0600 - 2100 MST. 

Canadian North airlines allows 2 bags of checked luggage per customer as a free baggage allowance.

Maximum Weight - 70 lbs (32 kg) each
Maximum Size - 62" (158 cm) each

Canadian North Airlines Excess Baggage

Type of Charge Restriction Fee (per item)
Excess Piece Third & subsequent pieces *Accepted on a space available basis $50
Priority Excess Piece Third & subsequent pieces guaranteed to travel $100
Overweight More than 32 kgs (70 lbs) but not over 45 kgs (100 lbs) $50
Oversize 158 cm - 292 cm (60 in - 115 in) $50
Overweight & Oversize Between 32 kgs (70 lbs) and 45 kgs (100 lbs) & between 158 cm - 292 cm (60 in - 115 in) $100
Excess Piece & Overweight Third & subsequent pieces more than 32 kgs (70 lbs) but not over 45 kgs (100 lbs) $100
Excess Piece & Oversize Third & subsequent pieces with dimensions between 158 cm - 292 cm (60 in - 115 in) $100
Excess Piece & Overweight & Oversize Third & subsequent pieces weighing between 32 kgs (70 lbs) and 45 kgs (100 lbs) AND with dimensions between 158 cm - 292 cm (60 in - 115 in) $150

Canadian North Airlines Baggage Airport Wise Phone Number

Northwest Territories Airports Phone Numbers
Yellowknife Phone: 867-873-6900
Fax: 867-920-7433
Norman Wells Phone: 867-587-2361
Fax: 867-587-2128
Inuvik Phone: 867-777-2952
Fax: 867-777-3504
Hay River Phone: 867-874-2435
Fax: 867-874-3215
Nunavut Airports Phone Numbers
Kugaaruk Phone: 867-769-6063
Fax: 867-769-6064
Gjoa Haven Phone: 867-360-6107
Fax: 867-360-6018
Taloyoak Phone: 867-561-5054
Fax: 867-561-5055
Kugluktuk Phone: 867-982-3092
Fax: 867-982-3093
Cambridge Bay Phone: 867-983-2434
Fax: 867-983-2388
Iqaluit Phone: 867-979-5317
Fax: 867-979-4655
Rankin Inlet Phone: 867-645-2470
Fax: 867-645-3264
Qikiqtani Airports Phone Numbers
Clyde River Phone: 867-924-6020
Fax: 867-924-6019
Igloolik Phone: 867 934-4041
Fax: 867-934-4043
Pond Inlet Phone: 867 899-6044
Fax: 867-899-6042 or 6086
Cape Dorset Phone: 867 897-7190
Fax: 867-897-7191
Hall Beach Phone: 867-928-8069
Fax: 867-928-8067
Qikiqtarjuaq Phone: 867-927-8033
Fax: 867-927-8025
Pangnirtung Phone: 867-473-4285
Fax: 867-473-4284
Southern Canada Airports  
Edmonton Phone: 780-890-4105
Calgary Phone: 867-873-6900
Fax: 867-920-7433
Ottawa Phone: 867-873-6900
Fax: 867-920-7433

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