ATAC Holiday Season Schedule

The ATAC office is now closed for the Holidays. We will re-open on Monday, January 5.  For Media Calls, please contact our President, John McKenna at 613-301-3969.  Should you need to reach us urgently, please contact the following individuals on the following dates:

December 22
Les Aalders           




December 23
Wayne Gouveia       




December 24
Michael Skrobica




December 29
John McKenna        




December 30
Les Aalders             




December 31
Michael Skrobica    




January 2
Wayne Gouveia      


At any other time not already mentioned, please call, John McKenna at 613-301-3969

We wish you a Merry Christmas and
a wonderful & prosperous New Year!

2015 ATAC Board of Directors

Following the November 19th 2014 Meeting of its Board of Directors ATAC is pleased to introduce the Board for 2015.

Executive Committee

  • Chair of the Board: Tracy Medve, President - Kelowna Flightcraft, Kelowna, BC
  • President & CEO: John McKenna - ATAC, Ottawa, ON
  • First Vice-Chair: Heather McGonigal, Director of Flight Operations - Transwest Air, Saskatoon SK
  • Second Vice-Chair: Jacques Monast, Manager - CQFA - CEGEP de Chicoutimi, Dorval, QC
  • Honorary Treasurer: Joseph Sparling, President - Air North, Whitehorse, YK
  • Honorary Secretary: Quentin Smith, President - Pacific Coastal Airlines, Richmond, BC
  • Past Chair: Mark Williams, President - Sunwing Airlines, Etobicoke, ON


  • Eric Edmondson, President - Air Georgian Limited, Mississauga, ON
  • Philip Earle, President & CEO - Air Labrador, Goose Bay, Labrador
  • Craig Hoffman, Vice President, Operations, Calm Air International - Winnipeg, MB
  • Steve Hankirk, President - Canadian North, Calgary, AB
  • Gord Johnston, Vice President, International & Strategic Development - Cargojet, Mississauga ON
  • Jean-Claude Tewfik, Vice President, Sales and Marketing - Discovery Air Technical Services, St. Laurent QC
  • Bob Lamoureux, President - EnviroTech Aviation Inc., Nisku, AB
  • Brock Friesen, President & CEO - First Air, Kanata, ON
  • Jim Rogers, President - Flair Airlines, Kelowna, BC
  • Patrick Coulter, Director, Business Development, Commercial Training - Flight Safety Canada, Toronto, ON
  • Eric Scott, Vice President, Flight Operations and Safety - Harbour Air, Richmond, BC
  • Dan Munro, President - National Helicopters, Kleinburg, ON
  • Peter Scheiwiller, General Manager - North Cariboo Air, Calgary, AB
  • Joan Williams, Chair of the Board - Ottawa Aviation Services, Ottawa, ON
  • Serge Charron, President - Pascan Aviation, St. Hubert, QC
  • D. Bruce MacDougall - Paterson, MacDougall LLP, Toronto, ON
  • Tom Ray, Operations Manager - Regina Flying Club, Regina, SK
  • Dennis Cooper, Chief Executive Officer - Sky Wings Aviation, Penhold, AB
  • Robert Connors, General Manager - Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre, Breslau, ON

Be Part of the Picture! CCAA Needs Your Input

Please join CCAA for an important meeting on building the
Labour Market Information System for the Aviation and Aerospace Industry

The Canadian Council for Aviation & Aerospace (CCAA), together with National and Regional partners, is building a Labour Market Information (LMI) system that will consolidate and standardize current, accurate LMI for all sub-sectors of the aviation and aerospace industry. 

We need your input to ensure the type of information we collect and transmit meets the needs of industry, educators and government. 

For more information click here..

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