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WAHA Medical Travel Weight Restrictions

The WAHA charter, local medical van, water ferry, and helicopter provide travel for patients (escorts) attending medical appointments.

All patients (escorts) are restricted to 25 pounds when utilizing medical transportation. The only exception is medical equipment i.e. dialysis equipment and wheelchair.

By exceeding the weight restriction:

  • Luggage has to be removed
  • Creates time delays
  • Affects the Pilot’s duty time

Passengers are responsible for making alternative arrangements for any baggage over the limit.

Patient or escort can utilize Canada Post to ship boxes:

Canada Post Kingston
120 Clarence Street
136 Princess Street

Canada Post Timmins
140 Second Ave
227 Algonquin Blvd W
681 Algonquin Blvd E

Canada Post Moosonee
9 First Street

  • All Canada Post outlets are closed on Statutory Holidays

Patient or escort can utilize the airline cargo to ship boxes:

Air Creebec
Cargo office, Timmins, Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 16:30. Call 705-264-9521 ext. 3159.

Thunder Air
Main Office – 705-264-2799 (Stephanie or Brody)

Expedition Helicopter
Moosonee Office – 705-272-5755