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Civil aviation operating statistics, September 2014

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Released: 2014-11-20

In September, the two major Canadian air carriers flew 3.7 million passengers on their scheduled and charter services, up 8.9% from the same month in 2013.

Both Air Canada and WestJet increased their passenger capacity and traffic in September. Capacity advanced 9.7% on a year-over-year basis to 12.7 billion available seat-kilometres. Traffic totalled 10.6 billion passenger-kilometres, an increase of 10.8%.

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Data for Air Canada Rouge, which began operations on July 1, 2013, are included with Air Canada for September 2014, but were not included in September 2013.

Data in this monthly release are not seasonally adjusted.

A data table is also available from the Browse by key resource module of our website under Summary tables.

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