|AOC #||Canada 2955,|
United States ILLF043F
|Frequent-flyer program||Isaruuk Reward Program|
|Parent company||Makivik Corporation|
|Key people||Pita Aatami (President, Air Inuit)|
Air Inuit (Inuktitut: ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᖃᖓᑦᑕᔪᖏᑦ) is an airline based in the Montreal borough of Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada. It operates domestic passenger services and charter and cargo services in Nunavik, Labrador and Nunavut. Its main base is Kuujjuaq Airport.
The airline was established and started operations in 1978 using a de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver aircraft. The airline is collectively owned by the Inuit of Nunavik through the Makivik Corporation.
In 2012, Air Inuit relocated their headquarters to a new multi-purpose facility on Côte-Vertu Boulevard near the Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport.
Air Inuit operates scheduled services to the following domestic destinations (August 2019):
Air Inuit also offers other charter services to anywhere in Canada, the United States and abroad.
As of November 2019 the Air Inuit fleet includes the following aircraft:
|Beechcraft King Air||3||100 Series||9 passengers|
|Beechcraft Super King Air||3||300 Series||11 passengers, listed as 350 at Air Inuit|
|Boeing 737||4||200 Series||Combi aircraft, 112 seats maximum. These three combi aircraft are also able to operate from gravel airstrips.|
|Boeing 737 Classic||1||300 Series|
|de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter||6||300 Series||19 seats maximum, 3,200 lb (1,500 kg) cargo|
|De Havilland Canada Dash 8||12||100 Series, 300 Series||100 Series Combi aircraft, 37 seat maximum, 7,800 lb (3,500 kg) cargo; 300 Series combi and cargo aircraft, 45 seat maximum, 13,500 lb (6,100 kg)|
|Hawker Siddeley HS 748||3||2A Series||Cargo only, not listed at Air Inuit|
In addition Transport Canada lists a de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter with a cancelled certificate.
Accidents and incidents
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- Transport Canada (29 August 2019), Civil Aviation Services (CAS) AOC. wwwapps.tc.gc.ca.
- "Federal Aviation Administration - Airline Certificate Information - Detail View". av-info.faa.gov. Retrieved 2019-06-27.
- "Canadian Civil Aircraft Register: Quick Search Result for Air Inuit". Transport Canada. Retrieved 29 August 2019.
- "Destinations". Archived from the original on 2018-01-28. Retrieved 2019-08-29.
- "Contact Information Archived 2018-02-09 at the Wayback Machine." Air Inuit. Retrieved on October 8, 2009. "547 Meloche Dorval (Quebec) Canada H9P 2W2 "
- "Directory: World Airlines". Flight International. 2007-03-27. p. 58.
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- "Chaparal Charters". Airline History. Retrieved 28 January 2020.
- "Air Inuit's 1st female Inuk captain lands commemorative stamp". CBC News. Retrieved 2017-12-02.
- Air Inuit. "Our Fleet". Retrieved 2016-01-15.
- Canadian Civil Aircraft Register: Aircraft Details C-FTJJ
- "Air Inuit to be Launch Customer for Bombardier Q300 Freighter with a Large Cargo Door". bombardier.com. Retrieved 11 March 2016.
- "C-FIRW Accident description". Aviation Safety Network. Retrieved 24 July 2010.
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