NAV CANADA announces
ratification of collective agreement with IBEW Local 2228
March 29, 2018) - NAV
CANADA today announced that members of the International Brotherhood of
Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 2228, which represents approximately 650
members, have ratified a new collective agreement. This group is comprised of
Air Navigation Service technologists who are responsible for the planning,
installation, proof of performance on various electronic systems and equipment
and who maintain Air Traffic Management (ATM) and Communication, Navigational
Aids and Surveillance (CNS) systems.
The two year
agreement covers the period January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2019 and provides
for wage increases in each of the two years.
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 of 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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