Updated: 05/09/2018 01:02 PM | First Published: 04/12/2018 09:41 AM

Flying Wild Alaska Ariel Tweto Net Worth & Bio

Ariel Tweto is carrying a dog


Ariel Tweto is an American actress, reality TV personality and private pilot, best known for appearing in Discovery series ‘Flying Wild Alaska.’

She was born in 1987 in Unalakleet, Alaska, as Ariel Eva Tuadraq-Atauchaq Tweto to Ferno and Jim Tweto. 

She first appeared in the first and second season of ABC’s reality game show series, Wipeout, in 2008 and 2009.

She became a fan favorite in 'Wipeout' because of her "Where is the pole?" blooper, when she didn’t see the 30-inch pole right in front of her.

She later came to fame when she starred in Discovery show, Flying Wild Alaska (2011-2012), that featured her family and their aviation business.

She appeared on the show where she took private pilot training and earned the degree in April 2012.

During the show, she was rumored to have been dating her trainer, John Ponts. But it was proved wrong when she later stated John was like a brother to her.

The pilot episode of her show, True Alaska, premiered in Travel Channel on November 8, 2017.

She has also produced and appeared in movies like The Pipeline, Francis and Flying Again.

Aside from appearing on TV, she also runs a non-profit organization, Popping Bubbles, dedicated to suicide prevention in rural villages.

She has accumulated a net worth of approx. $1 million.