Come fly with island air!

Visit us at "Gear Up" Coffee for a fresh cup of coffee!

Welcome To Island Air Service!

"Providing scheduled passenger flight service to the villages of Kodiak Island including Old Harbor, Akhiok, Ouzinkie, Port Lions, Larsen Bay and Karluk."

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Kodiak Visitor's Guide
The guide is packed with useful and interesting information about Kodiak and features outstanding photographs of Kodiak's beautiful scenery and wildlife.

Order the Kodiak Visitor's Guide!

Planning your trip to capture one of Kodiak’s wild species?  From our Kodiak Brown Bears to Roosevelt Elk, to Mountain Goats and Sitka Blacktail Deer, we can help you plan your timing, trip and essentials.

Bob Stanford, Owner of Island Air has been running charters to Kodiak’s remote locations for over 30 years and knows just about everyone and where to go to find what you are looking for.  His experience and expertise in flying have resulted in hundreds of happy hunters and fishermen flying back with thousands of pounds of meat and fish every year. 

ready for an adventure?

Bear Viewing
One of the absolute best things to do on Kodiak Island is our Bearview Flightseeing Tours to either Frazer Lake or the Katmai Coast - from June through September and average 4½ hours long. 

Remote Lodges          |          Locations          |          Charters


Summer Hours: Mon-fri 7am-7pm

Flight Seeing
Tour around Kodiak and Afognak Islands, landing at Kitoi Bay Salmon Hatchery, which provides a VERY good chance of seeing Kodiak bears during July and August!  

1420 Airport Way Kodiak, AK, 99615

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Charter bookings

Be it one of Kodiak’s fabulous wilderness lodges, your set net site, a remote park service cabin, or a hunting dropoff & pickup, Island Air Service has the knowledge, the facilities and the experience to make your trip a success. 

Stop in for a coffee while our cargo crew collects your belongings from the Alaska Air/ERA terminal, and schedule a trip to town in one of our vans to shop for your necessities at one of Kodiak’s many resources, Safeway, WalMart, Mack’s & Cy’s Sporting Goods, CostSavers to name a few.  Then enjoy a fast safe flight with experienced pilots and crew, and a family style “Welcome Back” when you return. 

At Island Air Service, everyone is treated like family and we have many repeat customers who have been flying with us for over 30 years.

Winter Hours: Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM