Charter Adventures with Rusts Aviation

Chartering at Rust’s is easy and convenient. You may call us at 907-243-1595 or email with your trip plans, cargo, and weight.  If you are chartering for a fly in hiking, hunting or float trip or other Alaska adventure, please call or email us with your dates, people and gear weight, and we will get you a quote and arrange for your plane and pilot. Some planes are not listed below. We also have an AirVan on wheels for $575 per hour and a Cessna 185 wheel/ski plane for $525 per hour.


deHavilland DHC-3T Turbine Otter

$1375 plus $41.25 transportation fee per hour

Payload 2200 lb.
No. of passengers 10
Cargo door 50”x49”
Speed 135 mph
Range (full fuel) 675 mi
Engine PT6A-34 750 hp
Operations floats/wheels/skis

Cessna 208 Caravan
$1,375 plus $41.25 transportation fee per hour

Payload 2100 lb.
Cessna 208 Caravan
No. of passengers 9
Cargo door 50”x49”
Speed 170 mph
Range (full fuel) 900 mi
Engine PT6A-114A 675 hp
Operations floats/wheels

deHavilland DHC-2 Beaver
$650 plus $19.50 transportation fee per hour

Payload 1100 lb.
No. of passengers 6
Speed 115mph
Engine R-985 450 hp
Operations floats/wheels/skis

Cessna 206
$525 plus $15.75 transportation fee per hour

Payload 950lb.
Cessna 206
No. of passengers 5
Speed 130 mph
Range (full fuel) 450 mi
Engine IO-520-F 300 hp
Operations floats/wheels/skis