Quebec City Airport wanted to understand the impact of new air services at Quebec City Airport, including the indirect impact of increased visitor spending.
InterVISTAS was engaged to conduct an analysis to estimate the potential incremental revenue uplift.
Type of Direct Revenue Indirect Revenue Total Revenue
Service Impact Impact Impact
Short-Haul (domestic) $1,427,430 $12,613,907 $14,041,337
Medium-Haul (domestic) $4,473,695 $43,568,035 $49,041,731
Long-Haul (overseas Europe) $24,245,481 $40,524,680 $64,770,160
Direct Revenue Impact includes the incremental revenues generated at Quebec City Airport and also aircraft crew spending (e.g., overnight accommodations, food & beverage, etc.) while Indirect Revenue Impact includes the incremental spending by visitors to Quebec City (e.g., accommodations, food & beverage, shopping, entertainment, etc.).