NAV CANADA reports February traffic figures
March 19, 2010, Montreal - NAV CANADA today announced its traffic figures for the month of February 2010 as measured in weighted charging units for en-route, terminal and oceanic air navigation services, in comparison to the last fiscal year.
The traffic in February 2010 increased by an average of 0.5 per cent compared to the same month in 2009.
Fiscal year-to-date traffic was 3.6 per cent lower than in fiscal year 2009. 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.
These traffic figures are also available in graph form on NAV CANADA's web site at www.navcanada.ca