Safety, Efficiency, Flexibility. Flying Alaska, Canada, and Lower 48

Trust us for air cargo in alaska

"I had the pleasure of flying with you folks on Saturday, Aug 5th and again on Saturday, Aug 13th to and from the Goodnews River Lodge. I cannot believe what a great flight I had with your staff. Everybody involved in your operation was absolutely great!! Your Super DC-3's fly like your sitting in a Cadillac. What a great experience to fly over the Alaska range on a clear day. Once again, you and your staff are the best……Thanks so very much for making a great trip even better."  Dave Johnson

Last Minute Flights - No Problem


You want to know that your freight, passengers, and your job are completed with efficiency and personal attention. THAT'S WHAT WE DO from start to finish. TransNorthern is run by long time Alaskans and known for flexibility and sometimes creative ways to get you and your freight to the destination. We'll help you with that.  Call or email us with any quesitons. We offer on demand charter services, cargo shipments and aerial surveys.

Passenger Air Charter Services


TransNorthern offers passenger flight service in Beechcraft 99 and Metroliner twin engine turbine and Super DC-3 aircraft on demand. That means you pick the time and place to fly anywhere throughout Alaska, Canada, and the lower 48 and we will get you there on time and in decked interiors with first class seats.

Air Cargo Services


Shipping freight involves more than getting a product from one city or village to the next. Air cargo shipments must be secure, safe, and guaranteed. We know that product safety is important to you. That’s why all of our shipments are guaranteed. When you ship with TransNorthern Aviation in Anchorage, you don’t have to worry about breakage or damage.

We offer a number of air cargo services including the following:

  • fast and secure freight
  • warehousing options
  • stress-free border clearance
  • on-time deliveries guaranteed
  • hassle-free shipping

We know that you don’t want to be bothered with freight details. Let us handle the small matters while you run your business. We guarantee safe and secure air cargo shipments every time – no matter where you are shipping to! Come and see us at our Anchorage hangar/office for more details or give us a call.

Competitive Pricing


Taking an on demand charter service or shipping products via air cargo can be pricey. But, not when you ship with TransNorthern Aviation. Call us today in Anchorage to check on a flight that meets your schedule and for pricing details. When it comes to flying in Alaska, Canada and the lower 48, trust us for safe and reliable transportation.

Call or email us today for pricing quotes. You’ll always reach a real live person when you call! Or, come and see what we can do for you at the Anchorage Airport office onOld International Airport Road. We're the first hangar on the corner. On demand passenger charter services and air cargo are our business!

"We started working with TransNorthern at the beginning of our 2012 season. The company has proven itself very reliable, flexible and hardworking. They have gone out of their way to ensure that our business runs as it should. Our clients have nothing but positive experiences on their aircraft, they feel safe and look forward to the travel from check in to final destination. I will continue working with TransNorthern into the foreseeable future."   John Holman - No Seeum Lodge at Bristol Bay

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Hours of operation

Daily - 8:00 am to 9:00 pm 

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Why choose us?

  • Statewide
  • Passengers and Freight on the same flight
  • On Demand: Anywhere in Alaska.
  • On your schedule.
  • On time. No Hassles
  • Over 35 Years Experience in Alaskan Aviation
  • Locally Owned and Operated
  • Discounts for Multiple Aircraft or Flight Reservations