McGrath and Upper Kuskokwim Region




Winter 2018/ Spring 2019 Upper Kuskowkim Flights
flag stops at Nikolai, McGrath, Takotna, Tatalina, and Nixon Fork mine

Monday and Friday Schedule (scheduled times vary with the number of flag stops)

depart Merrill Field at 1:30 PM
first stop: arrive 2:45, depart 3:00
second stop: arrive 3:15, depart 3:45
third stop: arrive 4:00, depart 4:30
Merrill Field, Anchorage: arrive 5:45

Tuesday and Thursday "Mail Run" Schedule (scheduled times vary with the amount of mail to be loaded and unloaded)

depart Merrill Field at 11:00 AM
Nikolai: arrive 12:15, depart 12:30
McGrath: arrive 12:45, depart 1:30
Takotna: arrive 1:40, depart 2:00
Tatalina: arrive 2:10, depart 2:20
McGrath: arrive 2:30, depart 3:15
Nikolai: arrive 3:30, depart 3:45
Merrill Field, Anchorage: arrive 5:00 PM

One-way fares

Nikolai standard fare = $395 resident fare = $240
McGrath/ Takotna standard fare = $405 resident fare = $250
Mail run inter-village resident fare = $75

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