NAV CANADA notes 4.2% increase in December traffic
Jan. 16, 2015, Ottawa - NAV CANADA has announced its traffic figures for the month of December 2014 as measured in weighted charging units for enroute, terminal and oceanic air navigation services, in comparison to the prior fiscal year.
Air traffic in December 2014 increased by an average of 4.2 per cent compared to the same month in 2013.
Fiscal 2015 year-to-date traffic was 5.0 per cent higher than in the prior fiscal year. 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.