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Canadian Aviation Regulations

Version of section 1000.03 from 2021-01-01 to 2023-05-17:

  •  (1) CO2 emissions are to be determined using the following formula and expressed in tonnes:

    ΣfMf xFCFf


    is the mass of fuel f used, expressed in tonnes and calculated according to
    • (a) a method described in subsection 1020.03(1) of the CORSIA Standard, subject to subsection (2); or

    • (b) a method described in subsection 1020.03(2) of the CORSIA Standard; and

    is the fuel conversion factor of given fuel f, expressed in kg CO2/kg fuel, and is equal to
    • (a) 3.16 for Jet-A and Jet-A1 fuels; or

    • (b) 3.10 for aviation gasoline (AvGas) and Jet-B fuel.

  • (2) For the purposes of the methods described in paragraphs 1020.03(1)(a) and (b) of the CORSIA Standard, if a flight is operated on behalf of a private operator or air operator, that operator must ensure that the fuel measurement values calculated according to the method described in paragraph 1020.03(1)(c) of the CORSIA Standard are provided to it and taken into account in its calculations.

  • SOR/2018-240, s. 2
  • SOR/2020-275, s. 2
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