Air Tindi News - Archive

23/07/18 3:05 PM
Every year we look forward to the annual Air Tindi photo contest! Each entry will be considered for a place in next year's calendar which can be seen throughout the NWT and beyond. Submit your photos to be entered to win one of three prizes and be featured in the 2019 Air Tindi calendar. To enter , submit your original images on a flash drive at the Air Tindi float base,  3rd floor, 23 Mitchell Drive, Yellowknife or email to tyler.dempsey@ai...
02/06/17 8:26 AM
Yellowknife, NT, June 1, 2017 – Air Tindi has recently acquired Bulk Aviation Transport Tanks (BATT) that allows us to deliver bulk fuels, safely and efficiently, into remote sites with Dash-7, Twin Otter and Grand Caravan aircraft. BATT are collapsible, double-walled, aviation specific fuel transportation tanks certified for hauling bulk fuels in aircraft without the need for using 45-gallon fuel drums. Safe, quick, clean, and effective th...
07/01/15 6:07 PM
Yellowknife, NT, January 6 2015 – Air Tindi Ltd. (ATL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., today announced that the Government of the Northwest Territories has awarded ATL and Advanced Medical Solutions (AMS) the medevac equipped aircraft services contract for the Stanton Territorial Health Authority (STHA). This contract is for an 8 year term to 2023, with an option for STHA to extend the contract for an additional 2 years. A...
01/04/14 3:50 PM
Yellowknife, NT, April 5, 2012 – Tli Cho Air, which is owned by the Tlicho Investment Corporation as well as minority shareholder and Discovery Air subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd., has been recognized by the NWT Chamber of Commerce as the 2012 Business of the Year. “Tli Cho Air is an Aboriginal-owned company that has had an exceptional run over the past 12 months,” said NWT Chamber President Hughie Graham. “It purchased its own ...
01/04/14 3:46 PM
Yellowknife, NT, December 23, 2011 – Tli Cho Air, which is owned by the Tlicho Investment Corporation as well as minority shareholder and Discovery Air subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd., is pleased to announce it has signed a new contract to conduct cargo and passenger flights for Diavik Diamond Mines Inc. in partnership with Denesoline Corporation of Lutsel K’e. “We are extremely happy to be continuing our relationship with Diavik,&rdq...
01/04/14 3:44 PM
Yellowknife, NT, December 15, 2011 – Tli Cho Air, a partnership that is majority owned by the Tlicho Investment Corporation and minority owned by Discovery Air subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd., has purchased its own de Havilland Dash 7 Combi, registration C-FWZV. This aircraft, ideally suited for servicing the Tlicho communities and remote Northern resource exploration and mining properties in the NWT and Nunavut, is already integrated into the fl...
01/04/14 3:43 PM
Yellowknife, NT, December 6, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiary Air Tindi Ltd. is pleased to announce that its majority Inuit-owned partnership Aqsaqniq Airways Ltd. has been selected by the Government of Nunavut to supply Air Ambulance Services in the Kitikmeot Region. The service will be provided in conjunction with Medic North Nunavut, a majority Inuit-owned partnership between the Kitikmeot Corporation and Advanced Medical Solutions I...
01/04/14 3:41 PM
Iqaluit, NU, September 26, 2011 – Discovery Air Inc. subsidiaries Air Tindi Ltd. and Great Slave Helicopters Ltd. have formed a new partnership – Auyuittuq Aviation – with a group of Inuit shareholders from the Kivalliq and Baffin regions of Nunavut to better serve the needs of the burgeoning mining industry on Baffin Island. “The mining and exploration industries in Nunavut are growing rapidly and new opportunities are be...