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Province of Ontario - MNR Aviation


General Info /// Province of Ontario - MNR Aviation
Address Aviation and Forest Fire Management Branch
Province of Ontario - Ministry of Natural Resources
475 Airport Road, R.R. #1, Box #2
Sault Ste. Marie, ON
P6A 5K6
Telephone 705 779-2149
Province of Ontario MNR
Fleet Types 2 Beechcraft BE350 Super King Air Turboprops,
9 Canadair CL-415 Waterbombers,
5 DeHavilland DHC-6 Twin Otter Amphibious Floatplanes,
1 DeHavilland DHC-6 Twin Otter on Intermediate Tires/STOL,
5 DeHavilland DHC-2 Mark III Turbo Beaver Amphibious Floatplanes,

Helicopter Division:

7 Eurocopter EC130-B4's,
1 Eurocopter AS350-B2.
Pilot Bases / Domiciles Main Base: Sault Ste. Marie, ON

BE350 Base: Sault Ste. Marie, ON / Toronto Pearson Airport, ON

Seasonal Bases (based on each year's forest fires): Geraldton, Dryden, Armstrong, Thunder Bay, Sioux Lookout, Kenora, Pickle Lake, Red Lake, Fort Frances, Chapleau, Timmins, Cochrane, Haliburton, Wawa, North Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Pembroke, Hearst, and Kirkland Lake.

Operate Forest Fire Suppression Services throughout the Summer and other Charters/Research Flights on behalf of the Ministry of Natural Resources. Fleet is utilized for wildlife surveys, fish planting, reconnaissance, compliance monitoring (enforcement), wildlife transfers, rabies baiting, mercy flights, aerial photography, remote sensing, forest fire management.

Use the Super King Air Turboprops for Executive Flight Operations; transporting Government Personnel throughout North America. One King Air 350 based in Toronto at CYYZ, and the other as a backup for Forestry Protection/MNR in Sault Ste. Marie.

Last Update 2016/08/12: Info Updated.
Pilot Recruitment Info /// Province of Ontario - MNR Aviation

* Must hold Canadian Professional Pilot Licence / Medical.
* Must be legally entitled to live and work in Canada.

Pilot Hiring
Jobs and Employment - Ontario MNR
Mr. Garry Stewart, Chief Pilot