Santa Claus is cleared for take-off
“I am delighted to clear Santa for flight in Canadian airspace to take to the skies safely this Christmas Eve. I want to remind Santa and all Canadians to drive safely in our Canadian winter conditions. I wish everyone safe and happy travels this holiday season.”
The Honourable Marc Garneau
Minister of Transport
Are you ready for winter driving? Check out Santa’s favourite Top 10 Winter Driving tips
Does your vehicle have driver assistance features? Learn about how these technologies can help you avoid collisions, and how to use them safely.
Again this year, Santa took the pledge to Leave the Phone Alone and will not respond to text messages or calls while piloting the sleigh.
You can track Santa and the reindeer on the NORAD Tracks Santa website and on Twitter following the #NORADSanta hashtag.
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Marc Garneau
Minister of Transport, Ottawa
Transport Canada, Ottawa
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