North America (Change)

On May 11, 2021, the Canadian Airports Council, representing over 100 airports and 90 percent of aviation traffic in Canada, welcomed details on federal government aid for airports announced in the November 2020 Fall Economic Statement, but warned that the government must be prepared to take further action, given the severity of the third wave and the continued impact of protracted air travel restrictions and increased health and safety measures on airports’ operations and revenues.

Canada’s airports respond to the release of details on federal airport aid, May 11, 2021,