R1 Airlines Ltd. sets a new standard for domestic and international airline charter services as well as ACMI operations. With a clear focus on ensuring outstanding customer experiences while operating to the world’s highest aviation operation and safety standards, we stand alone.
Our proven experience flying to densely populated areas, remote locations and anything in between means we can get our passengers anywhere they need to go; safely and reliably.
R1 has access to the world’s largest private fleet of Dash 8 and CRJ series aircraft, backed by the strength of our global MRO support network and supply chain.
Avmax Group Inc.
Avmax Group Inc. is a group of companies which includes Avmax Aircraft Leasing, Avmax Aviation Services, Avmax USA, Avmax Avionics and R1 Airlines. The Avmax Group of companies provides comprehensive global solutions to aviation needs including: heavy maintenance, repair and overhaul, painting, modifications, reconfigurations, mobile repair parties, import/export services, lease returns and refurbishments, aircraft leasing, spares sales and support, business aircraft interiors, ACMI operations and charters, avionics sales, avionics & instrument service and installations. The company is an authorized service centre for most major avionics manufacturers.
Avmax Aircraft Leasing is the world’s largest private owner of de Havilland DHC 8 Series aircraft. Other types of aircraft available include ATR 42/72, BAe 146, and CRJ series. Avmax Spares maintains a large inventory of DHC 8 and CRJ components through a global supply chain for both new OEM-certified parts and used components, as well as ground support equipment. Avmax Avionics is Canada’s largest dedicated avionics service company providing repair, modification, integration, distribution and, most recently, calibration services. Avmax Canada provides heavy maintenance, modifications and MRP’s through its Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO), located in Calgary, with a focus on DHC 8, BAe 146, CRJ and similar aircraft types.
The Avmax MRO holds Transport Canada, EASA and FAA approvals. Avmax USA includes heavy maintenance centres in Great Falls (GTF), Montana, and Jacksonville (JAX), Florida, which are approved for CRJ, DHC 8, Embraer 135/145, Embraer 170/175 and BAe 146 aircraft, while the Great Falls facility boasts a new state of the art paint facility.