Take-Off to Win Contest from Canadian North

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Take-Off to Win Contest from Canadian North


Take-off with Canadian North Airlines for a chance to "Fly Free for a Year" or win other amazing prizes!

Between October 15 and to December 17, 2010, fly with Canadian North Airlines and you'll receive a Take-Off to Win Contest ticket onboard—and you could be the lucky winner of one of these incredible prizes*:

"Fly Free for a Year"†
1.02 brilliant, round cut diamond, provided by BHP Billiton
32 GB iPad
10 $500 General Freight Cargo Shipments on Canadian North
Two prizes of 25,000 Bonus Aeroplan Miles
2,000 prizes of 125 Bonus Aeroplan Miles
100 Canadian North toques

Visit Canadian North and find out how you can Take-off To Win!

Fly and enter today! Contest ends December 17, 2010!

See rules and regulations.



1.1 Sponsor 

The Sponsor of the Take-off to Win contest ("Contest") is Canadian North. Aeroplan Canada Inc. ('Aeroplan") is and shall remain solely responsible only for the delivery of the Aeroplan Miles prizes to the winners. Aeroplan is not responsible for the collection of the entries or the conduct of the draw.


2.1 Residency & Age 

The Contest is open to residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which they reside, excluding residents of Quebec and all employees of Canadian North, Aeroplan, Take-off to Win prize suppliers and Canadian North's promotional agencies and those travelling on non-revenue tickets or industry travel. Immediate family members of employees of Canadian North, Aeroplan, Take-off to Win prize suppliers and Canadian North's promotional agencies, and persons domiciled with employees or immediate family members of these entities are also not eligible to participate in the Contest.

2.2 No Purchase Necessary 

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY to enter the Contest.

2.3 Void Where Prohibited 

This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and is void where prohibited by law.


3.1 Entry 

Customers of Canadian North will be provided with a Contest ticket on all regularly scheduled flights operated by Canadian North from October 15, 2010 as early as 12:01 a.m. MST until December 17, 2010 as late as 11:59 p.m. MST, or until all tickets have been distributed, whichever is earlier.

In the event of an irregular operation whereby passengers are reprotected by Canadian North on another airline, passengers may receive a Contest ticket by contacting Canadian North at: (867) 669-4018 and providing their name, flight number, date of travel, routing and mailing address. Canadian North will mail a Contest ticket to the passenger, provided tickets are still available. 

All requests for Contest tickets due to these circumstances must be received before 5:00 p.m. MST on December 17, 2010, or before all tickets have been distributed, whichever is earlier. Individuals wishing to obtain a ticket without purchase can do so by filling out a blank sheet of paper with the Contest name, their name, address, postal code, and phone number, signature and hand-drawn facsimile of the Canadian North logo and mailing it to "Take-off to Win Contest", 300, 5201-50 Avenue, Yellowknife, NT, XIA 3S9, Canada, with a self-addressed stamped envelope inside. Individuals will be sent a Contest ticket in the self-addressed stamped envelope. Individuals are limited to one request for a ticket per month. All requests for tickets must be received before 5:00 p.m. MST on December 17, 2010, or before all tickets have been distributed, whichever is earlier.

Only those individual passengers on eligible flights, or those individuals who write in to request a ticket in accordance with the Rules, are eligible to win. Tickets may not be assigned or otherwise transferred.

3.2 Contest Duration 

The Contest will begin on October 15, 2010 at 12:01 a.m. MST and will close on December 17, 2010 at 11:59 p.m. MST, or when all tickets have been distributed, whichever is earlier. Canadian North does not accept any responsibility for lost tickets, for locating parties who have provided incorrect contact information, or for delays caused by interruptions in the mail. Canadian North reserves the right to halt or modify the Contest at any time before the Contest closes if events beyond its control compromise the Contest's fairness or integrity.

3.3 Redeeming Prizes 

Peel back the flaps and reveal three matching symbols under one window to win.

The winners must redeem their prizes by bringing or mailing the winning ticket, with personal information and skill-testing question completed on the back of the ticket to "Take-off to Win Contest", 300, 5201-50 Avenue, Yellowknife, NT, XIA 3S9, Canada. The winners must be able to prove that they have reached the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which they reside. 

All winning tickets must be received at Canadian North's office by January 17, 2011 at 5:00 p.m MST.

Winners of all prizes (with the exception of the Canadian North toques and Aeroplan Bonus Miles) will be contacted at the telephone number on the ticket provided by the entrant within one month of receipt of the ticket at Canadian North's office. If a selected entrant cannot be reached personally without leaving a message within one month of the first phone call made and a minimum of three (3) attempts by Canadian North, they will forfeit their eligibility for the prize.

3.4 Skill-Testing Question 

In order to be declared a winner, each selected entrant who is eligible for a prize will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question, unaided. 

3.5 Contest Publicity 

The winner agrees to the use of his or her name, place of residence, image, voice and likeness in any advertising, promotional and publicity activities carried out by Canadian North relating to the Contest, such use to be available to Canadian North free of charge and without further consideration or compensation to the winner, unless prohibited by law.

3.6 Odds of Winning 

The odds of winning are 1 in 20.

The odds of winning are those at the outset of the Contest based on the total number of tickets and prizes. The odds of winning may change as the Contest progresses based on the number of tickets and prizes distributed at any given time.


4.1 Prizes 

Prizes include: 

One (1) "Fly Free for a Year", approximate retail value of $50,000. 

Prize includes one (1) flight per month 
Valid only on regularly-scheduled flights operated by Canadian North 
Tickets cannot be sold, converted into cash, nor transferred 
Travel is subject to availability at the time of booking 
No Aeroplan Miles will be awarded on free travel 
Taxes, fees and surcharges are the responsibility of the winner 
If travel involves an overnight, all associated expenses are at the cost of the winner 
All travel must be complete by December 31, 2011 
Winners are responsible for insurance or any other expense not specifically mentioned herein, and for obtaining and carrying proper travel documentation 
Flights will be subject to Canadian North's normal terms and conditions, which are subject to change without notice

One (1) 1.02 Diamond, approximate retail value of $11,000

Brilliant, round cut 
SI2, E colour 

One (1) 32GB iPad, approximate retail value of $649

Ten (10) $500 General Freight Cargo Shipments

Must be used by December 31, 2011 
Taxes, fees, insurance and surcharges at the cost of the shipper or receiver 
Valid for General Freight only 
Valid for a single shipment. No carry-over of amounts unused. If charges exceed $500, shipper or receiver must pay the difference 
Pick-up and delivery charges at the cost of the shipper or receiver 
Valid for shipping on Canadian North operated flights only 
Shipment will be subject to Canadian North's normal terms and conditions, which are subject to change without notice. 

Two (2) prizes of 25,000 Aeroplan Bonus Miles

Two Thousand (2,000) prizes of 125 Aeroplan Bonus Miles

Aeroplan Miles have no cash value but are redeemable under the Aeroplan Program for flights and other rewards. The actual value of rewards obtained using Aeroplan Miles will vary depending on the Aeroplan reward schedules and other factors, details of which may be found at www.aeroplan.com. Aeroplan Miles may be redeemed only in accordance with the Aeroplan Program terms and conditions, which are subject to change without notice. Taxes, landing and departure fees, and other charges and surcharges may apply to Aeroplan reward travel, and are the sole responsibility of the winner. Full terms and conditions are available online at www.aeroplan.com. 

The winner of Aeroplan Miles must be an Aeroplan member to receive their prize. Aeroplan membership can be obtained by enrolling on the Aeroplan website (www.aeroplan.com). Membership is free. 

Aeroplan is a Registered Trademark of Aeroplan Canada Inc.

One Hundred (100) Canadian North toques. Approximate retail value of $12 each.

Canadian North reserves the right, at its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute the prizes for prizes of approximately equal or greater retail value at any time and for any reason including, without limitation, by way of cash award.


5.1 Collection & Use of Information 

By entering the Contest, all entrants consent to the collection by Canadian North of personal information. The personal information will be used for publication purposes relating to the Contest and to contact winners.

This personal information may also be used by Canadian North for the purpose of providing improved marketing. As such, by entering the Contest, all entrants consent to the use of the information provided on ticket entries for the purposes of disseminating marketing materials, such as brochures, pamphlets and electronic messages, via mail, internet, e-mail, or phone.

5.2 Disclosure of Personal Information 

Information collected may be disclosed by Canadian North to a person who Canadian North is satisfied is requesting the information of your behalf; to other business units of Canadian North to help serve you better; or when permitted or required by law.

5.3 Access to Information 

If you have any questions or concerns about the collection of your personal information, or to access your personal information, please contact Canadian North at: 

Manager of Privacy Compliance
Canadian North
300, 5201-50th Avenue
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 3S9
Phone: 867-669-4000
E-mail: [email protected]


6.1 Additional Conditions of Participation 

By participating in this Contest each entrant accepts and agrees to these official Contest rules, which shall be final and legally binding on entrants in all matters relating to this Contest. By entering the Contest, the winner agrees, if so requested by Canadian North, to sign a standard form of declaration and release confirming compliance with the Contest Rules and releasing Canadian North, its employees, agents, partners, business affiliates, prize suppliers and promotional agencies from any liability connected to this Contest or prize.

6.2 Indemnification 

By entering the Contest, each and every entrant agrees to fully indemnify Canadian North, Aeroplan and their respective directors, officers, employees, parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, sponsors and agents from any and all claims by third parties without limitation.

6.3 Limitation of Liability 

By entering this Contest, each entrant acknowledges and agrees that Canadian North, Aeroplan and their affiliated companies, agencies, Contest prize suppliers, and their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents: (i) shall have no liability of any kind whatsoever with respect to this Contest and/or the awarding or use of the prizes, (ii) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning the prizes, (iii) disclaim any implied warranty, and (iv) are not liable for injury, loss, or damage of any kind resulting from the entrant's acceptance or use of the prize or otherwise from such entry or participation in the Contest.

6.4 Decisions Final 

All decisions of Canadian North in connection with this Contest are final. Canadian North reserves the right to change or amend the terms of this Contest or terminate it at any time, in its sole discretion without prior notice. All prizes must be accepted as awarded. Prizes are not transferable.

6.5 Property in Entries 

All winning tickets become property of Canadian North.

6.6 Governing Law 

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these official Contest rules or the rights and obligations of an entrant, Canadian North, and Aeroplan in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Northwest Territories and the laws of Canada applicable therein.
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