Open Water Charters Inc. is a float plane charter company based in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. We offer a wide variety of air charter service on our Cessna 185 aircraft. Yellowknife provides a great hub to access the best fishing and hunting spots in North America. Let us provide you with an unparalleled custom experience for your air service needs to your favorite spot. The Cessna 185 also provides you with a great payload perfect for mining exploration trips.

Our Aircraft

Open Water Charters operates the Cessna 185 aircraft on straight floats or wheel-skis. We are the most affordable option in Yellowknife while still offering you a great payload. The Cessna 185 can accommodate up to three passengers and all the gear you need for a great adventure into the wilderness. We offer the option for all passengers to have their own headset, this gives you the freedom to communicate comfortably with each other during the flight. The planes are meticulously maintained with new paint and interiors. Please feel free to inquire about the payload we can offer you to your destination.


Your Pilot

Peter Palme is an experienced pilot, with over 5000hrs flying throughout the world; the Arctic, Central and South America, Africa and Afghanistan. Peter started his career in Yellowknife and has spent over six years flying in the North. He started Open Water Charters in 2013 after 2 years of flying for the UN in Africa.