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Canada’s busiest airports in 2011

Below are final 2011 statisticsĀ listing the busiest airports in Canada. The first identifies the top 25 airports based on passengers, while the second lists the top 15 airports in the country in terms of cargo tonnage. It is interesting to … Continue reading

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‘Into the air’ part 1: World’s busiest cargo airports

Based on the most recent full year data from the Airports Council International from 2010, the chart below lists the world’s 30 busiest cargo airports. The total cargo is the number of metric tons loaded and unloaded during the year … Continue reading

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