Exploits Valley Air Services

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Exploits Valley Air Services
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IATA ICAO Callsign
8K EVAS
Hubs Gander International Airport Greater Moncton International Airport
Focus cities St. John's International Airport Halifax International Airport
Frequent-flyer program Aeroplan
Airport lounge Maple Leaf Lounge
Alliance Star Alliance (affiliate)
Fleet size 12,[1] 30[2]
Destinations 10[3]
Headquarters Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador
Website evasair.com
EVAS Beechcraft B1900 at St. John's International Airport, in Air Canada Express livery

Exploits Valley Air Services, also known as EVAS or EVAS Air, is a Canadian aviation services company, based in Gander, Newfoundland and Labrador.[4]

It provides a variety of services, including a flight school (known as Gander Flight Training), sightseeing flights, and maintenance, and operates flights in Atlantic Canada on behalf of Air Canada, as part of the Air Canada Express network.

EVAS has started a courier route within Atlantic Canada. Using one of the 1900D aircraft, the run serves Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.

Destinations

EVAS serves the following destinations as Air Canada Express.[3]

Fleet

As of January 2016 EVAS listed 12 aircraft[1] and Transport Canada listed 31 aircraft registered to Exploits Valley Air Services.[2]

Fleet
Aircraft No. of Aircraft
(EVS list)[1]
No. of Aircraft
(TC list)[2]
Variants Notes
Beechcraft 1900 7 10 1900D
Cessna 150 0 2 150G, 150M
Cessna 152 0 10
Cessna 172 4 6 172F, 172K, 172M, 172N, 172S
Consolidated Vultee (Canso) 0 1 PBY-5A Formerly of Buffalo Airways, has two 800 imp gal (3,600 l; 960 US gal)
Piper PA44 1 1 PA-44-180 Seminole

In addition the Transport Canada web site lists a Cessna 150 with the certificate cancelled.[2]

Accidents

  • Air Canada Express Flight 7804 was a scheduled flight from Goose Bay Airport to Gander International Airport, Newfoundland. On the 20th of April 2016, the Beechcraft 1900 crash landed, sustaining damage to its landing gear. Out of the 14 occupants, 3 were taken to the hospital for minor injuries. This case is currently under investigation.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 EVAS FLeet
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Canadian Civil Aircraft Register: Quick Search Result for Exploits Valley Air Services". Transport Canada. Retrieved 2016-01-17.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. 3.0 3.1 Air Canada Express
  4. "Contact Us." Exploits Valley Air Services. Retrieved on December 12, 2012. "70 C. L. Dobbin Drive Gander, NL A1V 1W7 Canada"

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