McGrath and Upper Kuskokwim Region




Spring and Summer 2018 Upper Kuskowkim Flights
flag stops at Nikolai, McGrath, Takotna, Tatalina, and Nixon Fork mine

Monday and Friday Schedule (scheduled times vary with flag stop itinerary)

depart Merrill Field at 9:00 AM
first stop: arrive 10:15 to 10:30, depart 10:30 to 10:45
second stop: arrive 10:45 to 11:00, depart 11:00 to 11:15
third stop: arrive 11:15 to 11:30, depart 11:30 to 11:45
Merrill Field, Anchorage: arrive 12:45 to 1:00 PM

Tuesday and Thursday "Mail Run" Schedule

depart Merrill Field at 9:00 AM
Nikolai: arrive 10:15, depart 10:30
McGrath: arrive 10:45, depart 11:15
Takotna: arrive 11:25, depart 11:40
Tatalina: arrive 11:50, depart 12:05
McGrath: arrive 12:15, depart 12:45
Nikolai: arrive 13:00, depart 13:15
Merrill Field, Anchorage: arrive 14:30 PM

One-way fares

Nikolai standard fare = $395 resident fare = $240
McGrath/ Takotna standard fare = $405 resident fare = $250

Baggage allowance
  • Baggage allowance is 50 pounds per person
  • excess and oversized freight travels space available, see fees below

Seat fare billing practices
  • Payment in full is required to hold a reservation
  • Credit card refunds subject to 10% bank fee
  • A $50 fee will be charged if a reservation is cancelled with less than one calendar day remaining before the flight

Additional Space Available Freight Services
  • Passenger's space available freight weighing up to 50 pounds per item: $1.05 per pound , $10 minimum per shipment
  • Priority box with return receipt: $30 per priority box weighing up to 10 lb. AAT provides Priority boxes measuring 12 in. x 9 in. x 4 in. PRI-boxes are boarded on the next flight having room.
  • We can carry heavy or outsized freight (items that weigh more than 50 pounds, or that are larger than a standard tote), however, it has lower priority than all other freight. Please contact us with an item’s weight and dimensions for a price quote.
  • Unescorted live animal: $2 per pound
  • Hazardous materials (HAZMAT) fee: $25 per declaration
  • Envelopes for personal pickup are $10 per envelope


all prices shown include Federal Excise Tax (FET)

call for charter pricing