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Subject: [The NetLetter] NetLetter nr 681 Apr 13/02 - The NetLetter
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( For retirees of the new Air Canada family)


Number 681  Apr 13th, 2002. We first published in October 1995.
Circulation: 2300+


Chief Pilot - Vesta Stevenson   -      Co-pilot  - Terry Baker


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The following information has been provided by Employee Travel & Recognition
Communications Specialist

Air Travelers Security Charge for Canada (ATSC)

Ticket Code: The ATSC will be identified on tickets with the code “CA”

Definition:
Charge introduced to fund cost of new security measures introduced or to be
introduced subsequent to September 11, 2001 events.


Unless listed in “Exemptions” below, this fee applies to:
Ø       Each enplanement in Canada
Ø       All travel (including all personal travel, travel for commuting
purposes
and
personal travel where pass service charges have been waived)

Ø       Employees travelling on incentive/prize passes
Ø       Personal and parent/partner passes which are payroll or pension
deducted
Ø       Reduced rate tickets and service charge pass tickets issued by AC
ticketing
locations
Ø       Personal and/or business travel on flights operated by Tier III
carriers

(Air Georgian, Calm Air, Central Mountain Air) and all other airlines.


Tickets Issued to Canadian Payroll Employees/Retirees and their
parents/partners:

Effective Date:
For tickets issued and travel on/after 01 April 2002

Application of GST/HST/QST to “CA”:
GST/HST/QST is applicable to “CA” where the GST/HST/QST is applicable to the
fare (or would be applicable if an amount was payable for the fare):


$11.22 + GST = $12.01, $22.43 + GST             = $24.00
$11.22 + HST = $12.90, $22.43 + HST             = $25.79
$11.22 + GST + QST = $12.91, $22.43 + GST + QST         = $25.80

Amounts:
Type of travel      Origin                  Type of applicable        Amount
collected for 'CA'

charge per enplanement
tax per
routing               in Canadian dollars
(excl AIF or other
countries
taxes/fees)             
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Domestic             Canada                  GST/HST/QST          $11.22 plus
GST/HST/QST

to a maximum of $22.43

plus GST/HST/QST
Transborder       Canada                  GST                            $11.22
plus GST

to a maximum $22.43

plus GST                  
Transborder       Outside Canada                                        $12.00
to a maximum $24.00
One-way            
International       Canada                                                  
Flat rate $24.00
Return
International       Canada                                                  
Flat rate $24.00 per trip
One-way
International      Outside Canada                                        Does
not apply
Return
International      Outside Canada                                        Flat
rate $24.00 per trip
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Exemptions:
Ø       Air Canada/Air Canada Jazz employee travelling on Company business
travel on
Air Canada/Air Canada Jazz, Tango and Jetz operated flights (including
crew
duty travel)
Ø       Infants travelling on parent’s ticket, for whom no seat is
issued/or lap

held infants under two years of age
Ø       4-hour domestic and transborder/24-hour international connections are
exempt
if the previous flight included a chargeable enplanement or began
outside of
Canada.
Ø       Tier III carrier employees travelling on Company business on flights
operated by their carrier.

Tickets Issued to non-Canadian (based outside of Canada) Payroll
Employees/Retirees and  their parents/partners:

Effective Date:
For tickets issued on/after 01 April 2002 for travel on/after 01 June 2002
Application of GST/HST/QST to CA:
CA does not apply to wholly domestic travel therefore no HST/QST is
applicable on “CA” where the ticket is issued outside Canada.  GST is
applicable to
“CA” where the GST is applicable to the fare (or would be applicable if an
amount
was payable for the fare):


$11.22 + GST = $12.01, $22.43 + GST             = $24.00

Amounts:
Type of travel      Origin                  Type of applicable        Amount
collected for 'CA'
tax per
routing            charge per enplanement
(excl AIF or
other       where flight lands outside
countries
taxes/fees)  Canada in Canadian dollars

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Domestic                                          GST/HST/GST        Does not
apply(no flights land

outside Canada)
Transborder       Canada                  GST                         $11.22
plus GST to a maximum

$22.43 plus GST                  
Transborder       Outside Canada                                     $12.00 to
a maximum $24.00
One-way            
International       Canada                                                
Flat rate $24.00
Return
International       Canada                                                
Flat rate $24.00 per trip
One-way
International      Outside Canada                                      Does not
apply
Return
International      Outside Canada                                      Flat
rate $24.00 per trip
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Exemptions:
Ø       Air Canada/Air Canada Jazz employee travelling on Company business
travel
on Air Canada/Air Canada Jazz, Tango and Jetz operated flights
(including crew duty travel)
Ø       Infants travelling on parent’s ticket, for whom no seat is issued/ or
lap
held infants under two years of age
Ø       4-hour domestic and transborder/24-hour international connections are
exempt if the previous flight included a chargeable enplanement or
began
outside of Canada.
Ø       Tier III carrier employees travelling on Company business on flights
operated by their carrier.

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Passenger Civil Aviation Security Fee for the United States

Code of the fee on a ticket: “AY”

Definition:
Fee introduced to fund cost of new civil aviation security measures implemented
in the United States as a result of the 11 September 2001 Terrorist Attacks. 

This Fee Applies to:
Ø       Each enplanement in the United States
Ø       All travel (including personal travel and commuting travel) not listed
in exemptions below.
Ø       Personal and parent/partner passes which are payroll or pension
deducted
Ø       Reduced rate tickets and service charge passes tickets issued by Air
Canada ticketing locations 

Effective Date:
For tickets issued and travel on/after 01 February 2002

Amounts:

USD $2.50 per US enplanement to a maximum of USD $5.00 one way or $10.00 per
trip

Exemptions:
Ø       Air Canada/Air Canada Jazz/Tier III employee travelling on Company
business travel on Air Canada/Air Canada Jazz/Tango/Jetz and Tier III operated
flights (including crew duty travel)
Ø       Infants travelling on parent’s ticket, for whom no seat is issued
Ø       Personal travel where pass service charges have been waived.

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