GINGOLX, BC, Sep. 03, 2015 – Gingolx Enterprises Ltd (GEL) the Business arm of Gingolx Village Government and Hawkair Aviation Ltd. are happy to announce today that they have entered into a joint venture agreement to provide aviation services to organisations doing business within the Nisga’a Territory and beyond.
“Air transportation is a key cause and factor in economic growth and employs a large number of highly trained people” commented President Les Clayton of GEL “This agreement allows us to capture the economic benefits for the good of the region as opposed to them flowing outside of British Columbia with other carriers.”
“We are very excited to offer training and employment opportunities to the Nisga’a Village of Gingolx and members from the Nisga’a Nation,” said Jay Dilley, President Hawkair “we’re proud to be taking a long term approach to helping build our communities together.”
Hawkair provides daily scheduled service to people in Vancouver, Prince Rupert, Dawson Creek and Terrace and is one of the largest employers in the region, contributing millions of dollars to the local economy.
“Hawkair has long been a major supporter of our communities,” added Franklin Alexcee, Chief Councillor of Gingolx “we are proud to be working with a northern company that contributes in a respectful manner to building a prosperous future.”
For more on GEL please visit gingolx.ca
For more on Hawkair please visit hawkair.ca