The study determined that aviation is a key part of Saskatchewan's economy accounting for 2.1% of the province's gross domestic product (GDP) and generating over 15,000 jobs. Air transportation connects Saskatchewan to the world. Air transportation is essential for business attraction and retention. Air transportation is also a critical factor in attracting and retaining head office locations in Saskatchewan. Annually Saskatchewan exports $135.2 million in goods and services by aircraft.
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