Akamai Air is family owned and operated, we are based in the Salt Lake City Valley, and has been in operations since 2004, with a Perfect Safety Record.
We operate Pilatus PC 12 and 24 Jet powered aircraft, that have executive seating for up to 9 passengers and travel over 450 mph.
Our private Jet Charter Aircraft, operate out of the amazing South Valley Regional Airport (U42) just minutes South of the hectic Salt Lake City International Airport (KSLC). AT South Valley we are away from the hustle and bustle of the International airport an all that the larger airport brings.
Akamai Operates under FAA Air Carrier Certificate AWDA108K
Its owner and Chief Pilot has been flying Air Charters for over 32 years and has over 32,000 hours of flight experience that spans the globe.
He started flying in 1982 in the United Kingdom, he moved to the USA where he bought a small Piper J-5 Cub to build hours. Having flown the little plane all over the South East of the USA.
He soon had enough flight time to be hired as a Captain for a small Air Charter operation in Florida, which eventually led to him to all parts of the world. He and his wife brought a charter operation in Hawaii where he flew for 16 years as its Chief Pilot and Director of Operations.
In 2008 he joined Adventure Air as Chief Pilot and Director of Operations.
In 2011 he and his wife Kay bought Adventure Air and gave it its new name to Akamai Air.
"Akamai " means in the Hawaiian language "Smart or Intelligent"!
That is the way we conduct our Air Charter operations.
Our highest time pilot has personally provided private Air charter service to many VIPs celebrities and Dignitaries (Mayors, Governors, Senators, and Ambassadors) that spans the globe.
Including Kelsey Grammer, Steve Jones, Michael Douglas, David Duchovny, Kenny Loggins, Mike Love, Richard Pryor, William Hearst II, Bill Gates, The John Paul Getty family, Kevin Costner, Dennis Hopper, Tony Robbins, Jackson Browne, Jerry Seinfeld, Sharon Stone, Courtney Love, many Singers, Songwriters, top Hollywood Producers, Directors, and many more. Come and see why!
Call 801 810 0518