Transwest Air Began
Transwest Air began in 2000 when two existing airlines combined, Air Sask and Athabaska Airways.
Transwest Air Founder
The company was founded by Floyd Glass, who was a instructor of military flight during World War II. After the war he returned to Saskatchewan in 1955 and started his own company, Athabaska Airways, which still exists but is called “Transwest Air.” Glass passed away in 2000.