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What is Air North, Yukon’s Airline baggage policy?

When flying with Air North, Yukon’s Airline, each passenger (except infants without a separate seat) have a free baggage allowance. The baggage allowances, for both carry-on and checked baggage, depend on the type of aircraft:

  • Boeing 737 – flights between Whitehorse and Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Kelowna, Yellowknife, Ottawa.
  • Hawker Siddeley 748 – flights between Whitehorse and Dawson City, Old Crow, Inuvik.

What is the baggage policy when connecting between Air North, Yukon’s Airline and Air Canada?

Only when connecting between Air North, Yukon’s Airline and a domestic Air Canada flight, the baggage policy of the airline that operates the first flight in the itinerary apply. If the first flight is with Air North, Yukon's Airline, its baggage allowances and fees will apply through to the final domestic destination. If the first flight is operated by Air Canada, its baggage allowances and fees will apply through to the final domestic destination.

Also, Air North, Yukon's Airline and Air Canada have an agreement to transfer baggage on same-day domestic flights. If you have a connection in Calgary, Edmonton, or Vancouver between Air North, Yukon’s Airline and a domestic Air Canada flight, your baggage (except dangerous goods and pets) can be transferred between the airlines for you. For this to be possible, a minimum of one hour between flights and proof of travel (boarding pass or itinerary) for both airlines are required. However, neither airline can issue boarding passes for the other.

Carry-On Baggage

On Air North, Yukon’s Airline flights, the carry-on allowance depends on the type of aircraft used, as it follows:

Carry-on Allowance Boeing 737 Hawker Siddeley 748
Number of Pieces 2 1
Maximum Weight 10 kg (22 lbs) in total 5.9 kg (13 lbs)
Maximum Size Length 20 inches 15 inches
Height 16 inches 11 inches
Width 9 inches 9 inches

Checked Baggage

On Air North, Yukon’s Airline flights, the checked baggage allowance depends on the type of aircraft used, as it follows:

Checked Baggage Allowance Boeing 737 Hawker Siddeley 748
Number of Pieces 2 2
Maximum Combined Weight 45 kg (100 lbs) 20 kg (44 lbs)
Maximum Weight per Piece 32 kg (70 lbs)

Excess Baggage Fees

Excess baggage fees are also charged depending on the type of aircraft you will be flying in, as it follows:

Excess Baggage Boeing 737
Additional Piece*
(maximum 2 pieces)
30 + GST/PST/HST per piece
(31.50 GST, 33.60 PST, 33.90 HST)
Overweight
Baggage*
(in excess
of 45 kg /
100 lbs)
Whitehorse ↔ Calgary /
Edmonton / Yellowknife
2.86 per kg / 1.30 per lb + GST
(3 per kg / 1.37 per lb)
Whitehorse ↔ Vancouver /
Kelowna
2.86 per kg / 1.30 per lb + GST/PST
(3 per kg / 1.37 per lb GST, 3.20 per kg / 1.46 per lb PST)
Ottawa ↔ Whitehorse /
Yellowknife
5.05 per kg / 2.25 per lb + GST/HST
(5.30 per kg / 2.36 per lb GST, 5.71 per kg / 2.54 per lb HST)
*If the combined weight of all free and excess pieces of baggage is more than 45 kg (100 lbs), the greater of the excess baggage fees (additional pieces or overweight baggage) will apply.
All fees are in Canadian dollars – CAD.
Excess Baggage Hawker Siddeley 748
Additional Piece Not applicable
Overweight Baggage
(in excess of
21 kg / 44 lbs)
Whitehorse ↔ Dawson City & Old Crow ↔ Inuvik 2.42 per kg / 1.10 per lb + GST
(2.54 per kg / 1.16 per lb)
Whitehorse ↔ Old Crow 3.85 per kg / 1.75 per lb + GST
(4.04 per kg / 1.84 per lb)
Whitehorse ↔ Inuvik 4.07 per kg / 1.85 per lb + GST
(4.27 per kg / 1.94 per lb)
Dawson City ↔ Old Crow / Inuvik 3.52 per kg / 1.60 per lb + GST
(3.70 per kg / 1.68 per lb)
All fees are in Canadian dollars – CAD.

Sporting Equipment

On Air North, Yukon's Airline flights, sporting items will be accepted as checked baggage. If in excess of the free baggage allowance in number or weight, excess baggage fees will apply. In addition, sporting equipment must comply with the size restrictions based upon the aircraft operating the route. For information regarding size restrictions, please contact Air North, Yukon's Airline directly.

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