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Our fleet





  

At Simpson Air we operate a fleet of reliable and capable multi- and single- engine aircraft that are all maintained to the absolute highest safety standards. Each aircraft is well suited to meet your particular air charter needs. Whether you require fast, comfortable personal or business travel, or have a large load of cargo to transport, our aircraft are perfect for the job. Operating on both wheels and floats and with off-strip capabilities, our highly trained and experienced pilots will get the job done safely and professionally.

Need to get somewhere in a hurry? Go in style in our twin-engine Piper Aztec. With comfortable leather seating for five, autopilot, and advanced GPS; it is the ultimate marriage of comfort and safety.

Want to get you and your companions to that remote wilderness destination? Our legendary de Havilland Beaver is the rugged, reliable machine to get you and your canoe and gear to that perfect spot in the middle of nowhere. There is a reason this rugged airplane is known as the Workhorse of the North.

Check out these aircraft as well as the rest of our fleet:

Piper Aztec 

Safety, speed, comfort and capability. With a cruise speed of 190 mph you will travel comfortably and quickly to your destination. This twin-engine aircraft has numerous features including robust landing gear and a Robertson STOL (Short Takeoff and Landing) Kit.

PA-23 PIPER AZTEC SPECS:

  • Seating: Leather, 5 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Max Cruise Speed: 190 mph
  • Max Range: 1200 miles
  • Tail and Nose Cargo Area: Yes
  • Additional Equipment: Long range fuel tanks, full de-ice, Garmin 530 GPS, autopilot, Robertson STOL Kit, dual alternators, dual hydraulic pumps, Janitrol heater system

Piper Navajo Chieftain 

Piper Aircraft Corporation

SPECS:

  • Seating: 9 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Max Cruise Speed: 180 mph
  • Max Range: 1200 miles
  • Tail and Nose Cargo Area: Yes
  • Payload: 2200 lbs

De Havilland Beaver 

A rugged and reliable design, world-renown STOL (Short Takeoff and Landing) capabilities, impressive cargo area and payload make it the ideal aircraft for wilderness canoe or hunting trips in high elevation and remote mountain areas.

BEAVER (Floats) SPECS:

  • Seating: 7 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Cruise Speed: 110 mph
  • Max Range: 1200 miles
  • External Loads Approved: Yes
  • Payload: 1500 pounds

BEAVER (Wheels) SPECS:

  • Seating: 7 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Cruise Speed: 120 mph
  • Off-strip Capable: Yes
  • STOL Capable: Yes
  • Payload: 1700 pounds

Cessna 206 

Simpson Air has two of these reliable aircraft, one of which is operated on floats during the summer before converting to wheels for fall/winter/spring flying. The second is a dedicated wheel plane.

CESSNA 206 (Floats) SPECS:

  • Seating: 4 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Cruise Speed: 135 mph
  • Max Range: 1200 miles

CESSNA 206 (Wheels) SPECS:

  • Seating: 5 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Cruise Speed: 145 mph
  • Max Range: 1200 miles

Cessna 185 

CESSNA 185 SPECS:

  • Seating: 3 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Cruise Speed: 150 mph
  • Max Range: 800 miles
  • Tail & Cargo area: Yes
  • Addtional Equipement: Floats in the summer; wheel; skis in the winter

Cessna 172 

Our fleet is complemented by the economical Cessna 172, one of the most popular light aircraft ever built.

CESSNA 172 SPECS:

  • Seating: 2 passengers, 1 pilot
  • Cruise Speed: 120 mph
  • Max Range: 600 miles