Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Stock Based Compensation (Details Textual)

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Stock Based Compensation (Details Textual) - USD ($)
1 Months Ended 3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Oct. 04, 2019
Dec. 29, 2019
Jul. 02, 2019
Dec. 29, 2018
Jun. 19, 2018
Dec. 29, 2017
Jul. 31, 2017
Jun. 23, 2017
Feb. 13, 2017
Mar. 31, 2020
Mar. 31, 2019
Dec. 31, 2019
May 05, 2017
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Stock option aggregate shares                 1,088,882        
Share-based Compensation                   $ 464,827 $ 313,042    
Unrecognized compensation cost                   $ 1,443,000      
Stock option weighted average period                   1 year 6 months 10 days      
Aerkomm 2017 [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Description of plan agreements               Which includes, 1) 1/6 of the shares subject to the option shall vest commencing on the vesting start date and the remaining shares shall vest at the rate of 1/60 for the next 60 months on the same day of the month as the vesting start date; 2) 1/4 of the shares subject to the option shall vest commencing on the vesting start date and the remaining shares shall vest at the rate of 1/36 for the next 36 months on the same day of the month as the vesting start date; 3) 1/3 of the shares subject to the option shall vest commencing on the first anniversary of vesting start date and the remaining shares shall vest at the rate of 50% each year for the next two years on the same day of the month as the vesting start date.          
Equity Option [Member] | Aerkomm 2014 Plan [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Description of plan agreements                       The shares covered by options outstanding under the Aircom 2017 Plan as of March 31, 2020, 388,397 are now exercisable; 179,553 shares will be exercisable for the twelve-month period ending March 31, 2021; 124,100 shares will be exercisable for the twelve-month period ending March 31, 2022; and 29,350 shares will be exercisable for the twelve-month period ending March 31, 2023.  
Shares exercisable                   932,262      
Board of Directors [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Stock option aggregate shares 85,400 12,000 339,000 12,000   12,000              
Description of plan agreements Aerkomm 2017 Plan to three (3) of its employees. 25% of the shares vested on the grant date, and 25% of the shares will vest on each of October 4, 2020, October 4, 2021 and October 4, 2022, respectively.   Aerkomm 2017 Plan to 22 of its directors, officers and employees. 25% of the shares vested on the grant date, 25% of the shares vested on July 17, 2019, 25% of the shares will vest on the first anniversary of the grant date, and 25% of the shares will vest upon the second anniversary of the grant date.                    
Board of Directors [Member] | Aerkomm 2017 [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Stock option aggregate shares             109,000            
Issuance shares of common stock               2,000,000         1,000,000
Aggregate shares issued               291,000          
Description of plan agreements         The Aerkomm 2017 Plan to two of the Company executives. One-fourth of the 32,000 shares subject to the option shall vest on May 1, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022, respectively. One-third of the 30,000 shares subject to the option shall vest on May 29, 2019, 2020 and 2021, respectively.   The Aerkomm 2017 Plan to 11 of its employees. 1/3 of these shares subject to the option shall vest commencing on the first anniversary of vesting start date and the remaining shares shall vest at the rate of 50% each year for the next two years on the same day of the month as the vesting start date.            
Board of Directors [Member] | Aerkomm 2017 [Member] | Minimum [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Stock option aggregate shares         30,000                
Board of Directors [Member] | Aerkomm 2017 [Member] | Maximum [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Stock option aggregate shares         32,000                
Director [Member] | Aerkomm 2017 [Member]                          
Stock Based Compensation (Textual)                          
Stock option aggregate shares   4,000   4,000   4,000