Implementation of TRAX

1. Implementation of TRAX, a fully integrated web based maintenance solution system / 2. Roll-out of an Automated Flight and Information Reporting System (AFIRS) for the entire fleet of aircraft begins.

Award of Recognition

Yellowknife Chamber of Commerce recognizes First Air as Best Community Support Business.

Haiti Disaster Relief

1. First Air mobilizes the Boeing 767 Super Freighter to aid in Haiti disaster relief. / 2. First Air reaches transportation service agreements for the Kitikmeot Inuit Association, Kivalliq Inuit Association & Qikiqtani Inuit Association beneficiaries.


ATR42-300 aircraft begin replacement of the HS748 fleet. This marks the first aircraft to be deployed in western routes.

NWT Air Acquisition

NWT Air is purchased, solidifying passenger, cargo and charter services throughout the entire North.

New Ownership

Makivik Corporation, the organization representing the Inuit of Northern Quebec, purchases First Air.