Transition report pursuant to Rule 13a-10 or 15d-10

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2018
Mar. 25, 2019
Sep. 30, 2018
Document and Entity Information [Abstract]      
Entity Registrant Name Aerkomm Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001590496    
Trading Symbol AKOM    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Document Type 10-KT    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2018    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Emerging Growth Company true    
Entity Ex Transition Period false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 65,434,791
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   9,247,272