NAV CANADA reports April traffic figures
May 19, 2020 – Ottawa – NAV CANADA announced today its
traffic figures for the month of April 2020 as measured in weighted charging
units for enroute, terminal and oceanic air navigation services, in comparison
to the last fiscal year.
Traffic in April 2020 decreased by an average of 74.7 per
cent compared to the same month in 2019. NAV CANADA's fiscal year runs from
September 1 to August 31.
Weighted charging units represent a traffic measure that
reflects the number of flights, aircraft size and distance flown in Canadian
The information contained in this news release is also
available in graph form.
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.
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