Canadian Airports Council: Canada’s airports provide USD37bn in direct economic activity

    Canadian Airports Council (CAC) announced (03-May-2018) Canada‘s airports provide 194,000 direct jobs, CAD19 billion (USD15 billion) to the national GDP and CAD48 billion (USD37 billion) in direct economic activity. They also provide municipal, provincial and federal governments CAD6.9 billion (USD5.4 billion) in tax revenues p/a, according CAC. [more – original PR]