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About Canadian North


Canadian North Facts

With 71 years of flying experience, Canadian North is the leading airline in Canada’s Arctic, providing scheduled service between 31* Northern Communities and connections to Ottawa, Montreal, Winnipeg and Edmonton.

* In conjunction with our code share partners


  • Scheduled air service connects 31 communities in Canada’s Arctic.
  • Over $40 million annually is contributed to Canada’s northern economy.
  • Charter services are provided worldwide.
  • Over 225,000 passengers and 25 million kilograms of cargo (most flights carry both freight and passengers) are transported every year.
  • Sales are approximately $190 million each year.


  • More than 1000 employees, over 450 of whom live in the Arctic
  • Major maintenance facilities are located in Ottawa, Edmonton, Iqaluit, and Yellowknife.

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