Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Capital Stock (Details Textual)

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Capital Stock (Details Textual) - USD ($)
1 Months Ended 9 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Jul. 05, 2017
Jun. 06, 2017
Feb. 02, 2015
Mar. 31, 2017
Feb. 13, 2017
Jun. 30, 2016
Sep. 30, 2017
Sep. 30, 2016
Dec. 31, 2016
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Preferred stock, par value             $ 0.001   $ 0.01
Preferred stock, authorized             50,000,000   50,000,000
Common stock, par value             $ 0.001    
Common stock, authorized             450,000,000   210,000,000
Shares of restricted stock, Granted     2,890,000            
Unvested shares of restricted stock, repurchased           (133,333)      
Unvested per shares of restricted stock           $ 0.005      
Restricted stock of split shares           27,566,670      
Conversion of restricted stock, Description        
On February 13, 2017, all of Aircom’s restricted stock of 27,566,670 shares were converted to Aerkomm’s restricted stock of 10,279,738 shares at the ratio of 2.68165 to 1, pursuant to the Exchange Agreement (see Note 1).
       
Common stock issued             40,758,328   98,720,060
Common stock, outstanding             40,758,328   98,720,060
Share aggregate value       $ 2,327,400          
Shares issued       465,480          
Stock warrants issued             $ 60,000 $ 20,000  
Private Placement [Member]                  
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Private placement offering common shares   60,000   500,000          
Private placement share aggregate amount $ 27,500 $ 300,000   $ 1,500,000     $ 1,424,973    
Common stock price per shares $ 5.5 $ 5   $ 3     $ 5.5    
Private placement offering aggregate amount $ 2,540,000                
Private placement offering shares 461,819                
Shares issued       500,000          
Shares sold 5,000           259,086    
Warrant [Member]                  
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Conversion of restricted stock, Description                
The stock warrants allow the service provider to purchase a number of shares of Aircom common stock equal to $60,000 divided by 85% of the of the share price paid by investors for Aircom’s common stock in the first subsequent qualifying equity financing event, at an exercise price of $0.01 per share.
Stock warrants issued             $ 60,000   $ 60,000
Additional paid-in capital warrants             $ 120,000    
Settlement And Release Agreement [Member] | Priceplay Taiwan Inc. ("PPTW") [Member]                  
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Share aggregate value   $ 819,300              
Shares issued   163,860              
Settlement And Release Agreement [Member] | Priceplay.com, Inc. (PPUS) [Member]                  
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Share aggregate value   $ 737,000              
Shares issued   147,000              
Settlement And Release Agreement [Member] | dMobile [Member]                  
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Share aggregate value   $ 471,100              
Shares issued   94,220              
Total Settlement And Release Agreement [Member] | Total [Member]                  
Capital Stock (Textuals)                  
Share aggregate value       $ 2,027,400          
Shares issued       405,480