NAV CANADA Reports October Traffic Figures
Dec. 10, 2007, Ottawa, Ont. - NAV CANADA today announced its traffic figures for October 2007.
Dec. 10, 2007, Ottawa, Ont. – NAV CANADA today announced its traffic
figures for October 2007, as measured in weighted charging units for
en-route, terminal and oceanic air navigation services, in comparison
to the same month in 2006.
The traffic in October 2007 increased by an average of 5.3 per cent compared to the same month in 2006.
Fiscal year-to-date traffic was 4.9 per cent higher than in fiscal year
2006. 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
These traffic figures are also available in graph form on NAV CANADA’s web site at www.navcanada.ca .
NAV CANADA, the country's civil air navigation services provider, is a
private sector, non-share capital corporation financed through
publicly-traded debt. With operations coast to coast, NAV CANADA
provides air traffic control, flight information, weather briefings,
aeronautical information services, airport advisory services and
electronic aids to navigation.