IBEW members voted to extend the collective agreement until 31 December 2017. The extension continues the current agreement and adds a 2.5 percent wage increase for the additional year. www.cbc.ca/…/whitehorse-air-traffic-nav-canada-most. NAV CANADA announced today the ratification of a one-year extension of the collective agreement for approximately 620 workers following negotiations with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW local 2228). The provisional agreement is subject to the ratification process of the trade unions. NAV CANADA will not make a decision until the agreement has been ratified. OTTAWA, Feb. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NAV CANADA announced today that a preliminary agreement has been reached with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 2228, which represents approximately 671 members across Canada. We stand with our members and negotiators and call on Minister Garneau and the federal government to take action to help Nav Canada maintain the current level of safety and service! IBEW 2228 members are an integral part of the safety and protection that Nav Canada provides to the seagoing public. NAV CANADA is a private, not-for-profit company, founded in 1996, that provides air traffic control, airport advisory services, weather briefings and aeronautical information services for more than 18 million square kilometres of Canadian national and international airspace. Brian Boudreau Manager, Media Relations 613-563-7303 The company is internationally recognized for its safety record and technological innovation. Air traffic management systems developed by NAV CANADA are used by air navigation service providers in countries around the world.
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