Island Air Express is an air taxi company based in Alaska operating both charter and scheduled flights and was founded in 1998. Island Air Express has a fleet of Pilatus PC-12, Cessna 950 Grand Caravan, Cessna 850 Amphibious Caravan and Cessna 206 Stationair aircraft to two scheduled destinations. These aircraft can also operate charter services for the airline depending on demand.
Southeast Alaska is the primary area that the airline operates in, including Craig, Klawockj and the Ketchikan area.
As of octubre 2020, Island Air Express flies to Ketchikan and Klawock in Alaska, United States. Flights between Ketchikan and Klawock are operated daily as an air taxi. In the summer, flights are departing every 15 minutes whereas flights in the winter depart every 30 minutes.
|Estados Unidos||Ketchikan||KTN||Ketchikan International Airport|
|Klawock Airport||KLW||Klawock Airport|
The total baggage allowance for both carry-on and checked baggage are limited to 50 lbs (23kg). There are no restrictions on the number of baggage allowed but any single pieces of baggage heavier than 45 lbs would be charged with an overweight baggage fee.
Online check-in isn't available for the airline. All passengers must check-in at the airport.
All passengers should confirm the itinerary 24 hours before the flight and airport check-in counters close 45 minutes before the scheduled departure time. Travellers are required to travel with valid photographic identification for the airline to verify the traveller's identity.
Please proceed to the airline's designated check-in area once arriving at the airport. The airport check-in counter should be clearly marked with the airline's name and logo. Any passengers failed to check-in on-time may lose their ticket. At Alternative Airlines, we recommend passengers to arrive at the airport 1.5 hours before departure to avoid any unexpected delays.
Every ten flights that the passenger travel with the airline will be rewarded with one flight. Members of the frequent flyer programme would benefit from receiving special discounted flight offers via email. Additionally, members would receive the airline's VIP baggage I.D. tag every year.
More information about their frequent flyer programme or registration can be found on the airline website.
Island Air Express isn't part of any global airline alliances.
As of octubre 2020, Pilatus PC-12, Cessna 950 Grand Caravan, Cessna 850 Amphibious Caravan, Cessna 206 Stationair. Most of the aircraft equipped by the airline can accommodate nine passengers, except for Cessna 206 Stationair.
Klawock Airport (KLW) is located 3.7km from the centre of Klawock, Alaska in the United States. The airport only has one runway mainly serving air taxi and general aviation. Island Air Express is the only airline that flies to and from the airport.
No other airlines fly the same route as Island Air Express, but these airlines below also fly domestically in America.
When buying air tickets with Alternative Airlines, customers can buy Cancellation Protection to add peace of mind to your booking. It's essentially travel insurance that is added to the booking and passengers would be entitled to a refund if the traveller needs to cancel the flight. Find out more by checking our flight insurance page.