First Air serves the cargo and travel needs of more northern communities than any other air carrier in Canada. Our scheduled service carries approximately 225,000 passengers and over 22 million kilograms of freight and mail over its vast and comprehensive route system, which connects 31 Northern Communities with major centres Ottawa, Montreal, Winnipeg and Edmonton.
Upon request, First Air has oxygen service available on all flights. The service charge for oxygen is $100.00 plus applicable taxes (up to a maximum of $114.98 inclusive). Twenty-four (24) hours notice is required.
First Air does not accept personal oxygen bottles in the cabin. Some personal oxygen may be shipped as cargo with advance arrangements.
Our oxygen bottles have a flow rate of 2 LPM or 4LPM. At a rate of 2LPM the O2 bottle will last approximately 6.5 hours. At a rate of 4LPM the O2 bottle will last approximately 3.5 hours.