Organisation Overview

NAV CANADA is the private sector owner and operator of Canada’s civil air navigation system, covering Canadian domestic airspace and the Western half of the North Atlantic assigned to Canada by ICAO.

NAV CANADA’s operation facilities across the country include 7 area control centres, 41 control towers, 55 flight service stations, 8 flight information centres, 31 maintenance centres and 51 community aerodrome radio stations providing weather information in Canada’s North. Facilities are supported by a network of over 1,000 ground-based aids to navigation including 42 radar sites, 16 ADS-B sites across the country and in Greenland as well as over 140 multilateration sites.

No. of Towers operated: 41
No. of ACCs: 7
No. of Employees: 4,811
Total No. of ATCOs: 1,870
Total No. of operational ATCOs: 1622


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Member Information

Membership Type: Full Member

Chief Executive Officer: Neil Wilson

Country: Canada

Telephone number: +1 (613) 563 5588

Fax number: +1 (877) 663 6656


Head office:

77 Metcalfe St.,
Ottawa, ON K1P 5L6


North America