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April 18, 2020
New Measures Introduced By Transport Canada

Transport Canada now requires all passengers to wear non-medical masks. Click here to learn more.

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April 14, 2020
STATEMENT FROM SUMMIT AVIATION GROUP

Summit Air To Enroll In Canada Employee Wage Subsidy, Brings Back Recently Laid Off Full-Time Employees Yellowknife, NWT (April 14, 2020) – Summit Air announced today that it will adopt the Government of Canada’s Employee Wage Subsidy (CEWS) program.  The program will allow Summit Air to bring back full- time employees previously laid off as […]

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March 27, 2020
Statement From Summit Aviation Group

Summit Air To Lay-Off Employees Due To COVID-19, While Maintaining Essential Services Yellowknife, NWT (March 27, 2020) – Summit Air announced today that approximately 45 employees from its bases in Yellowknife, Edmonton, and Calgary will be temporarily leaving the organization as a result of COVID-19 and the subsequent economic slowdown. The airline had approximately 170 […]

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March 18, 2020
COVID-19 Information

 YOUR HEALTH & SAFETY MATTERS At Summit, we are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We have implemented proactive measures across our companies to curb the spread of the virus and protect those at risk.  These include: Activating our crisis management team Adopting the latest public health recommendations and best industry practices for aircraft grooming Revised […]

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July 29, 2019
Summit Air Launches New Cargo Service

Summit Air is pleased to announce the launch of a brand-new direct to consumer freight service in the Mackenzie Valley.

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Summit Air Adds Avro Rj100 Aircraft To Fleet | News
April 4, 2018
Summit Air Adds Avro RJ100 Aircraft To Fleet

Summit Air announced that it has added a second AVRO RJ100 aircraft to its fleet to support its growing business in Western Canada. Summit Air provides fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) crew movement solutions to several mining and resource clients in Canada’s north, using its fleet of Alberta-based jet and turbo-prop aircraft. Summit Air’s fleet is now […]

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April 20, 2017
Summit Air Opens Calgary Base and Adds AVRO RJ-100 Aircraft

Summit Air announced today that it will be opening an operating base at the Calgary International Airport (YYC) to support its growing footprint in Western Canada.  Summit Air provides fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) crew movement solutions to a number of mining clients in Canada’s north, using its fleet of Alberta-based jet and turboprop aircraft.  Simultaneously, Summit […]

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The AVRO RJ85 | 90 Seats | Short Medium Haul | Summit Air
January 23, 2017
First Air – Summit Air Working Partnership Extended and Expanded

First Air and Summit Air are pleased to announce the completion of a definitive agreement to extend and expand their working partnership for an additional four years. Under the agreement, Summit Air will provide charter passenger aviation services to First Air in support of its extensive Northern Canada network. “Over the past two years Summit […]

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Summit Air | Large Cargo Door ATR 72 Freighter
December 12, 2016
Summit Air Announces Arrival of Large Cargo Door ATR 72 Freighter

Summit Air is pleased to announce the arrival of their large cargo door ATR 72, the newest member of the Summit Air fleet. Summit’s new aircraft is the only ATR 72 freighter in Canada that features a large cargo door. Summit Air’s new ATR 72 aircraft underwent a six-month refurbishment and conversion program by IPR […]

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Summit Helicopters Assists in Combatting Fort McMurray Wildfires
August 26, 2016
Summit Helicopters Assists in Combatting Fort McMurray Wildfires

Since May 1st, Summit Helicopters crews put in an overwhelming number of hours and effort towards fighting the forest fire that devastated Fort McMurray on May 3rd.  Since first dispatched, Summit’s Bell 407 and a Bell 412 have been working under contract with Alberta Forestry, with over 450 hours of flight time between the two […]

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