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NAV CANADA reports increased November traffic figures

Dec. 14, 2011, Ottawa - NAV CANADA today announced its traffic figures for the month of November 2011 as measured in weighted charging units for en-route, terminal and oceanic air navigation services, in comparison to the last fiscal year.

December 14, 2011  By Carey Fredericks

The traffic in November 2011 increased by an average of 1.7 per cent compared to the same month in 2010.

Fiscal 2012 year-to-date traffic was 1.9 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.

The information contained in this news release is also available in graph form.



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