Hot shot service is an immediate or emergency shipping service for when you need items, or emergency personnel,—delivered to a specific location as quickly as possible.
There is no faster method of getting your shipment from Edmonton to where it needs to go.. In the air, you don’t have to worry about common issues that plague trucking companies like speed limits, traffic lights and traffic jams. Ground transport simply can’t compete with the speed Airco’s airborne hot shot service provides
Airco’s hot shot service from Edmonton can help you avoid costly delays when shipping time-sensitive packages.
With our charter aircraft fleet we can get to just about any airport in Canada and the United States and land as close to the final destination as possible— usually much closer than the commercial scheduled carriers.
We serve emergency or last minute shipping needs for a wide variety of industries. Edmonton companies in the Oil and Gas industry frequently use hot shot services to fly parts and/or emergency personnel close to their remote work site locations. When something unexpectedly breaks down chartering an aircraft from Airco to hot shot items to your location will start to make things better much quicker.
Airco can fly your shipment from Edmonton direct to most airports in the Territories, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba -plus many other locations.
We operate a fleet of charter aircraft small enough to get just about anywhere you need to go but large enough to carry heavy parts or pieces of machinery. We only fly dependable, safe, all-weather, twin-engine aircraft.
Airco Aircraft Charters Ltd. is conveniently located in a private facility at the Edmonton International Airport. Our pilots and aircraft are at the ready 24/7, 365 days a year. Usually within two hours of confirming your flight, we can have your parts, machinery or personnel in the air heading directly to the necessary destination.
The Piper Navajo Chieftain is the economical choice for shipping a wide variety of items to regional destinations. Chieftains can carry loads up to 1000 Lb, depending on the destination, and since this aircraft has a cargo door it can carry items with wider dimensions. . Both the Beechcraft King Air 100s and the Beechcraft 1900Ds are pressurized and can cruise at higher altitudes above turbulent weather. In addition to this the 1900Ds can travel farther, faster and, depending on the destination, can handle cargo loads of up to 4500 pounds. 1900 has a large cargo area at the rear of the aircraft which means loading large or unusual items is easier. Plus, Airco is an authorized Dangerous Goods Carrier so we can carry a broad variety of items in any of our aircraft.
Whether you need to ship parts for an emergency repair or you need to ship cargo that time sensitive, our hot shot services deliver results. If you have more questions about our hot shot service capabilities from Edmonton, please read our FAQs. Give us a call at 780-890-7780 (or toll-free at 1-800-724-7261) to discuss your shipping and cargo needs, or to book your flight today. We also provide aircraft management and maintenance as well as aircraft storage.