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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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Summit Ledcor Joint Logo | COVID-19
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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Summit Air RJ | Calgary
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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ATR-72 | Summit Air Kitikmeot | Summit Air
April 19, 2016
Summit Air Kitikmeot and TMAC Resources Sign Three-year Transportation Agreement

Summit Air Kitikmeot, in partnership with Summit Air, is pleased to announce the signing of a three-year contract with TMAC Resources Inc. that will provide transportation of mining crews to TMAC’s Hope Bay Project south of Cambridge Bay, Nunavut. The agreement will see one of Summit’s twin-engine turbo-propeller ATR-72 service the project on regular flights […]

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PTS Terra Firma Soccer Team | Summit Air
April 13, 2016
Summit Air Provides Sponsorship of UK Military Soccer Team

Summit Air is proud to announce our sponsorship of PTS Terra Firma – a men’s soccer team representing the Parachute Training School of the United Kingdom Ministry of Defense. “Summit Air is extremely proud of our working relationship with the UK Ministry of Defense and wanted to show our support and appreciation by sponsoring the […]

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