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Aircraft movement statistics: Small airports, August 2014

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Released: 2015-02-19

The number of take-offs and landings for 129 airports without air traffic control towers reached 67,231 movements in August. The five airports that recorded more than 2,000 take-offs and landings were Peterborough, Ontario (7,767 movements), Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador (3,265), Red Lake, Ontario (2,491), Trois-Rivières, Quebec (2,412), and Muskoka, Ontario (2,353). These airports accounted for 27% of the movements during the month.

  Note to readers

This release also includes the monthly aircraft movement statistics of small airports from March to July 2014. Data for January and February 2014 have been revised.

The August 2014 edition is the final issue of the publication Aircraft Movement Statistics: Airports without Air Traffic Control Towers (TP 141) (Catalogue number51-008-X). Data previously included in the publication will be regularly released and made available in The Daily, CANSIM or the service bulletin Aviation (Catalogue number51-004-X).

Additional information previously included in the publication is available on the Aircraft Movement Statistics (survey 2715) page of our website.

The August 2014 issue of Aircraft Movement Statistics: Airports without Air Traffic Control Towers (TP 141) (Catalogue number51-008-X) is now available from the Browse by key resource module of our website under Publications. This report, which presents monthly statistics for Canadian airports without NAV CANADA air traffic control towers and/or flight service stations, is a joint publication of Statistics Canada and Transport Canada.

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