We are the voice of Canada’s largest airlines

Together we work to ensure safe, environmentally responsible and competitive air travel. We promote a world-class transportation system that is essential to Canada’s prosperity.

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The aviation industry - a significant driver of the country’s economy

With the help of more progressive and competitive policy support, the aviation industry can continue to drive Canada’s economy through job creation, trade and tourism.

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Advocating on behalf of Canada’s largest passenger airlines

The NACC seeks positive regulatory and legislative changes to increase the Canadian aviation industry’s competitiveness and allow airlines to do what they do best- create jobs and stimulate trade and travel.

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Safely, securely and efficiently

Our member airlines bring people together, no matter the distance.

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News Release: Federal carbon tax to drive air travel costs up

Ottawa, January 30, 2019 --The cost of air travel in Canada will soar if the federal government imposes a backstop carbon tax on air travel in 2019, according to a new study released by the National Airlines Council of Canada (NACC). The study, “Evaluation of Federal...


Further Service Reductions and Job Cuts Underscore Crisis in Aviation

Ottawa, January 13, 2021 – Mike McNaney, President and CEO of the National Airlines Council of Canada, which represents Canada’s largest national and international carriers (Air Canada, Air Transat, Jazz Aviation and WestJet), issued the following statement in...