Who we are

Island Aviation, Inc. (formerly A. Soriano Aviation, Inc.) is an Air Charter company operating in the Philippines with Air Operator Certificate No. AOC # 2009009 issued by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines. IAI is the general aviation arm of A. Soriano Group of Companies, a holding company with diverse investments in cable and wire manufacturing, modular steel construction, healthcare staffing, resort development, wireless broadband data services, aviation, real estate and manpower deployment.

IAI came into being on May 1, 2003, as a direct spin-off from the Aviation Department of A. Soriano Corporation (ANSCOR), for which it has been conducting corporate flying for many years. The company was reorganized to support the air transport needs of Amanpulo Resort and Air Charter needs of companies and individuals by providing its passengers safe and first class service.

As a registered scheduled and non-scheduled operator, IAI holds a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPCN) duly issued by the Civil Aeronautics Board.

IAI is currently operating three 19-passenger capacity Dornier 228 twin-turbine powered propeller (turboprop) aircraft to support its requirements. It employs highly-skilled pilots and maintenance personnel regularly trained in Germany on this type of aircraft.


Our Vision

To be the epitome of excellence as the premier air charter service provider in the Philippines serving  local and international clients.

Our Mission

Island Aviation Inc. (IAI) is committed to provide safe and efficient air transport services to local and foreign customers to the highest standards by employing competently-trained people; and keeping a fleet of well-maintained and modernly-equipped aircraft.

IAI assures the attainment of its mission by establishing corporate values and culture that will continuously provide a sustained esteem and stability on every employee.

IAI is adherent of making significant contribution not only to its stakeholders but also to the country’s economy by promoting tourism, supporting socially responsible activities, and delivering exceptional and memorable customer experience.


Our Commitment

The owners, stakeholders and employees of Island Aviation Inc., are committed to the highest level of safety standards observed and followed worldwide. Safe, efficient and reliable service for our valued clients is our priority and shall never be compromised for any reason and under any circumstances.

Safe operations in and to any part of the Philippines will always be planned, analyzed and executed according to the highest standards in the industry.

Safety Management System is a major component of Island Aviation’s mandate and we assure clients and passengers of the best aviation service and experience.