NAV CANADA reports December traffic
(Ottawa, January 17, 2020) – NAV CANADA
announced today its traffic figures for the month of December 2019 as measured
in weighted charging units for enroute, terminal and oceanic air navigation
services, in comparison to the last fiscal year.
Traffic in December 2019 increased by an
average of 1.3 per cent compared to the same month in 2018. 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 airspace.
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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