Dornier 228 and Shorts Skyvan aircraft available for charter.
nomad air has been operating Skyvans since the inception of the company in 2009. The first non-Shorts addition to the fleet is a Dornier 228 which arrived in November 2012.
Both the Do 228 and the Skyvan are short-take-off/landing (STOL) configured and capable of operating out of unimproved gravel airstrips.
The Skyvan is capable of handling loads up to 4500 lb. and with its rear loading ramp/door is able to handle out-size cargo up to 18'7" long, by 6'6" wide, by 6'6" high. Inquire with us regarding any special or awkward sized cargo.
Need fuel for your camp or project? The Skyvan can haul 10 drums of diesel 100 miles one way all day long. nomad air also specializes in bulk fuel delivery with the Skyvan. Utilizing light weight fuel bladders, the Skyvan can haul a maximum of 2350 liters of diesel per trip.
The Do 228's capability to move passengers in comfort, its 4100 lb. cargo capacity, and its 225 mph cruise speed, are unmatched by any other bush capable twin turbo-prop aircraft currently certified for use in Canada.
The Skyvan: The most efficient, cost effective and just plain easiest way to move everything through the air and unload it where you need it.
Dornier 228: Passengers, cargo or a combination of both. Featuring a comfortable executive class interior and a 225 mph cruise speed, the Do 228 is now available for charter.
Please contact us for more information. Rate quotes and aircraft availability will be provided upon request.