CANADA announces ratification of collective agreement with ATSAC-Unifor Local
(Ottawa, July 18, 2017) – NAV CANADA today
announced that members of the Air Traffic Specialists Association (ATSAC-Unifor
Local 2245), which represents approximately 650 flight service specialists,
have ratified a new collective agreement.
The agreement will run until April 30, 2019
and provides for wage increases, productivity enhancing changes and premium adjustments.
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.
We are a founding 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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