Taquan Air

Taquan Air

Taquan Air, Ketchikan, Alaska, United States, 99901


Phone : (907) 225-8800

Website : Taquan Air

Founted : 1977

Key People : Brien Salazar, CEO

About Taquan Air

Taquan Air was established in 1977. It is a domestic U.S. air carrier. Its headquarters are in Ketchikan (a southeastern Alaskan city).

Venture Travel, LLC operates under the name Taquan Air. The airline offers both scheduled passenger and charter service. The base of the airline is located at Ketchikan Harbor, which shares the same harbor with Ketchikan International Airport.

Taquan Air is recognized as one the most successful floating plane operators in Alaska. Taquan Air was the largest floatplane operator in the world and offered the second-largest air commuter service in Alaska in 1997.

Taquan Air Reservations

Taquan Air Booking Numbers

(907) 225-8800

Taquan Air Classes

Only one cabin class is offered by the airline, and it only has standard seating. All its aircraft have been completely refurbished to meet the same high standards.

Taquan has completely remodeled its fleet, which included extending the cabin and adding a window seat. Four additional windows were added, as well as putting in new interiors. The airline works hard to make sure it has the best fleet of Otters and Beavers in the world.

All passengers are provided with a window seat and can also sit in newly reupholstered seats. Enjoy the breathtaking views of Alaska from your seat.

Taquan Air Destinations And Hubs

The airline operates year-round flights to many communities and tourist destinations on the Prince of Wales and Revillagigedo Islands as well as Alaska. All flights are weather dependent and operate on a Summer or Winter schedule.

Taquan Air offers a scheduled service to these destinations in Alaska:

Coffman Cove
Craig / Klawock
Deep Bay / Moser Bay
Dora / Cholmondely Sound
Edna Bay
Grace Harbor
Long Island
Point Baker
Port Protection
Thorne Bay
Whale Pass

Taquan Air Facilities

Food and Drink

The airline does NOT serve meals or snacks.

Onboard Entertainment

Entertainment is not provided onboard.

Taquan Air Check-In

Check In Online

Online check-in currently is not possible.

Airport Check In

Check-in for flights is required thirty minutes before departure. The doors will then close fifteen minutes prior.

Taquan Air Policy

Bagagge Policy

The maximum weight of luggage that a passenger can carry is forty pounds

You can also carry on items. A passenger may bring a small or fragile item onto the plane before boarding. These items must be stored in the appropriate cargo compartments by the pilot.

Additional to the maximum forty pounds, there are no additional charges for an umbrella, an overcoat/wrap, or walking stick/crutchesOversized and excess baggage will be carried as much space is available. You might have to travel on another aircraft. In this case, you will be charged per pound.

Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs)

According to the United States Department of Transportation, Taquan Air is one of the 125 certified air carriers in the US.

One Cessna Caravan, 11 de Havilland DHC-2 Beavers and three de Havilland DHC-3T Turbo Otters make up the Taquan Air fleet. They are certified under FAR Part 135 (Air Taxi Operators or Commercial Operators of Small Aircraft).

Taquan Air remains open and will provide vital air transport and cargo services with a reduced summer schedule. We are now accepting passengers to certain communities. All passengers must provide and wear a face cover.

Venture Travel, LLC purchased assets from Taquan Air in April 2000, including five aircrafts, the name and the lease in Ketchikan. U.S. business won over Taquan Air Postal Service contracts for mail routes servicing Hyder, Hydaburg and Behm Canal.

Taquan Air Policies

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