Established in 1946 (as Bradley Air Services)
Based in Kanata, Ontario
One of the largest airlines in Canada, First Air is also one of the oldest. It was founded as Bradley Air Services in 1946 and is still registered under that name.
*First Air is ONE of only FIVE Canadian airlines that offers scheduled domestic flights year-round.
*First Air provides services to 26 northern communities in Nunavut, Nunavik, and the Northwest Territories.
*First Air also offers scheduled passenger service to Edmonton, Winnipeg, Ottawa and Montreal.
*First Air is the only commercial airline to operate L-100 Hercules aircraft in Canada and one of only two in all of North America.
*First Air has a codeshare agreement with Air Greenland.
First Air's fleet includes:
Aerospatiale ATR 42 (x9)
Aerospatiale ATR-72 (x2)
Boeing 737 (x9 - 200, 200C, 400 and 400C variants)
Boeing 767 223SF cargo variant (x1)
Lockheed L-100 Hercules (x2)