|Parent company||Inuvialuit Joint Venture Company|
|Headquarters||Inuvik, Northwest Territories|
Aklak Air is an airline based in Inuvik in Northwest Territories in Canada. It operates year-round and seasonal scheduled services, as well as charter flights throughout the western Arctic. Its main base is Inuvik (Mike Zubko) Airport.
The airline was established in 1977 and started operations in 1978. In June 1994 Aklak Air and Kenn Borek Air set up a joint venture, under the terms of which Aklak Air has access to Kenn Borek Air's fleet as and when required. Aklak Air is wholly owned by Inuvialuit Joint Venture Company.
- Aklavik (depending on demand)
- Fort McPherson (only when the ice road is closed or the ferry is not in operation)
- Sachs Harbour
- Tuktoyaktuk (depending on demand)
The Aklak Air fleet includes the following aircraft (as of 2008) :
Other aircraft accessible through Kenn Borek Air Ltd.:
- De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
- Beechcraft Model 99
- Beechcraft King Air (Model 100)
- Beechcraft Super King Air
- Basler BT-67
Accidents and incidents
- On 4 November 2010, a hangar fire at Inuvik (Mike Zubko) Airport destroyed three aircraft operated by Aklak Air. They were de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter C-GZVH, Beechcraft King Air C-GHOC and Beechcraft 99 C-GKKB.
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