Airports and Aerodromes

Canada’s air sector depends on aerodromes and airports; and Transport Canada requires airports to:

In Focus

Aircraft Noise Management

To reduce aircraft noise, Transport Canada and industry: reduce the noise at the source, manage operational procedures and manage land-use near airports.

Wildlife Control

Transport Canada requires airports to put wildlife control programs in place to prevent the risk animals can pose to aviation safety.


Safety regulations, standards and guidelines make landing at Canada’s runways safe.

What’s New

  • Proposed Regulations Amending the Canadian Aviation Regulations (Aerodrome Work Consultations)
  • Infographic: Developing Aerodromes Responsibly
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