- October 21, 2019
Clearing the air: 6 things you might not know about Canada’s Air Navigation Service Provider
NAV CANADA plays a unique role managing the 18 million square kilometres of Canadian airspace. Thousands of travellers benefit from our services every day, yet there are aspects of our business that people are often surprised to learn. In this blog, we share some key facts and address six common misconceptions about NAV CANADA.Read More
Onboard the NAV CANADA Dash 8 for its final flight inspection
In April of 2019, the NAV CANADA Dash 8-100 Flight Inspection Aircraft took off for its final mission. Heather Bell was fortunate to ride along on NAV CANADA’s Dash 8 during the aircraft’s final trips while its flight crew performed inspections. What follows is her firsthand account of the complex work of our Flight Operations team.
Explore Aviation Summer Camp: Leaders of Tomorrow Explore Careers in Aviation
For the second consecutive year, NAV CANADA’s Explore Aviation Summer Camp is providing young leaders the opportunity to explore exciting career choices as an air traffic controller, flight service specialist, electronics technologist, engineer and more. The camp consists of two sessions, one for young women that recently took place the week of July 14th, and one for young men that will be taking place the week of August 11th. Veteran Controller and co-organizer of the Camp Kendra Kincade gives us the inside look at how Explore Aviation Summer Camp is shaping the leaders of tomorrow.
All-Women Air Race Classic Declares “Let’s Fly Canada!”
For the first time throughout 90 years of women’s air racing, the all-women Air Race Classic (ARC) flew into Canadian airspace – and NAV CANADA employees were pleased to provide the services needed to support this celebrated event.
Canada Day at the Aviation and Space Museum
Canadian pride takes flight this Canada Day at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa, Ontario. Proudly presented by NAV CANADA, this free event is open to the public and features a wide range of performances and hands-on activities for visitors of all ages.