The CAC has been examining the issues that will affect air recovery in Canada, including increased costs to travellers and reduced connectivity.
COVID-19 travel restrictions have already led to Canadian airport losses of 5.5 billion in revenue. A comprehensive recovery plan for the air sector must be made a priority for economic recovery. The sector currently accounts for 256,000 jobs, and 23.4 billion in direct Gross Domestic Product. (GDP).
CAC’s full media release, and a link to the whitepaper is available here.