Canada’s airports are not perfect but not broken
Most major Canadian airports already are privately operated and financially self-sufficient. These airports operate on a not-for-profit basis, with all operating surpluses poured back into the airport.
A view of the Ottawa International Airport. Reactions to this year's report on airports from former cabinet minister David Emerson show the need for better understanding of how Canada’s airports operate, writes Daniel-Robert Gooch. Photograph courtesy of the Canadian Airports Council