Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Capital Stock (Details Textual)

Capital Stock (Details Textual) - USD ($)
1 Months Ended 3 Months Ended
Jan. 16, 2019
Jul. 31, 2019
Jun. 28, 2019
Feb. 13, 2017
Mar. 31, 2020
Mar. 31, 2019
Dec. 31, 2019
Capital Stock (Textual)              
Preferred stock, par value         $ 0.001   $ 0.001
Preferred stock, authorized         50,000,000   50,000,000
Preferred stock, outstanding          
Common stock, par value         $ 0.001   $ 0.001
Common stock, authorized         90,000,000   90,000,000
Conversion of restricted stock, description       All of Aircom's 5,513,334 restricted shares were converted to 2,055,947 shares of Aerkomm's restricted stock at the ratio of 2.681651 to 1, pursuant to the Exchange Agreement (see Note 1).      
Reverse split 1 for 5            
Share aggregate value         $ (66,200) $ (68,200)  
Stock Warrant [Member]              
Capital Stock (Textual)              
Conversion of restricted stock, description         The warrants allow the service provider to purchase a number of shares of Aerkomm common stock equal to the service fee value divided by 85% of the share price paid by investors for Aerkomm's common stock in the first subsequent qualifying equity financing event, at an exercise price of $0.05 per share.    
Minimum shares to be issued under public offering     4,891        
Warrant installment payment, description   The Company settled with the service provider to cancel all these warrants with $75,000 in three installments payable on July 3, August 1, and September 1, 2019 and all three installments were paid on schedule.          
Boustead Securities, LLC [Member] | Stock Warrant [Member]              
Capital Stock (Textual)              
Stock warrants, description         The Company agreed to issue to Boustead warrants to purchase a number of the Company’s shares equal to 6% of the gross proceeds of the public offering, which shall be exercisable, in whole or in part, commencing on April 13, 2018 and expiring on the five-year anniversary at an initial exercise price of $53.125 per share, which is equal to 125% of the offering price paid by investors. As of December 31, 2019, the Company issued total warrants to Boustead to purchase 77,680 shares of the Company’s stock. For the three-month period ended March 31, 2020 and 2019, the Company recorded $66,200 and $68,200 of decrease in the additional paid-in capital as the adjustment for the issuance costs of these stock warrants.