Issue 16-36: Aircraft Movement

March 1, 2016

Vancouver International Airport, the second-busiest airport in Canada, saw 317,777 take-offs and landings in 2015, up 1.9% from 2014. Among other airports in the province, some saw increased traffic, such as Abbotsford (+7.3%), whereas others, like Victoria International (-16.3%), reported fewer flights.

Nationally, Canadian airports with NAV CANADA air traffic control towers reported over 4.4 million aircraft movements in 2015, a slight increase of 0.2% over 2014.

Data Source: Statistics Canada