NAV CANADA releases
its first Corporate Social Responsibility
(Ottawa, March 7, 2018) – NAV
CANADA today released its inaugural Corporate
Social Responsibility Report. The report replaces
the Collaborative Initiatives for Emissions Reductions (CIFER) report that NAV
CANADA began issuing in 2009, and takes a broader view by focusing on actions
taken in four areas: safety, environmental stewardship, economic impact and
“Our focus on safety and operational efficiency
has not wavered,” said Neil Wilson, President & CEO. “ But our commitments
to stakeholders go well beyond these two elements.
“Not only does NAV CANADA manage one of
the safest air navigation systems in the world, we also look for ways to
benefit people, communities and our planet. I thank our people for their
achievements that make our 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report a source
of pride for us all,” said Wilson.
Some of the information found in the Report
for 2017 includes:
- Initiatives that have helped reduce
annual greenhouse gas emissions by more than 1.5 million tonnes.
- Key safety benchmarks that
have helped make NAV CANADA among the
world’s safest air navigation service providers.
focused on employees that have helped make NAV CANADA one of Canada’s Top
About NAV CANADA
NAV CANADA is a private, not-for-profit company, established in 1996,
providing air traffic control, airport advisory services, weather briefings and
aeronautical information services for more than 18 million square kilometres of
Canadian domestic and international airspace.
The Company is internationally recognized for its safety record, and technology
innovation. Air traffic management systems developed by NAV CANADA are used by
air navigation service providers in countries worldwide.
NAV CANADA is a partner in Aireon LLC, an international joint venture deploying
a space based Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) system that
will expand air traffic surveillance to all regions of the globe.
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