Your Complete Aviation Team

Consisting of three FBO’s across the state of Iowa, we will give you top quality service no matter where you are going! Rely on our team of expert pilots and mechanics to keep your aircraft in top quality condition, and keep your business and family on the move.

Stop by one of our locations and see Iowa’s most complete aviation center today!!



North Iowa Air Service

North Iowa Air Service has been serving the Mason City / Clear Lake Area since 2001, offering Air Charter, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Maintenance, Aircraft Management, Aircraft Sales, Flight Instruction and more.

9184 265th St., Ste. 10

Clear Lake, IA 50428

Phone: (641) 424-9366


Charles City Aeronautics

Charles City Aeronautics has been serving the Northeast Iowa Aviation Community since 1957. The corporate headquarters for Charles City Aeronautics, Inc. d / b / a North Iowa Air Service and Central Iowa Air Service, we offer the full range of aviation services from Charter Aircraft to Aircraft fueling.

3129 HWY 18

Charles City, IA 50616

Phone: (641) 228-3553


Central Iowa Air Service

On April 1, 2017, Central Iowa Air Service opened their doors as the new FBO in Ames, Iowa. Central Iowa Air Service continues the traditions that began 60 years ago in Charles City by offering high-quality customer service, Air Charter, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Maintenance and more.

2520 Airport Dr.

Ames, IA 50010

Phone: (515) 292-9056

News & Events

Current News

CIAS Fall 2019 Private Pilot Ground School

Central Iowa Air Service is taking reservations for our Fall 2019 6-week ground school for your Private Pilot’s license. Classes begin Tuesday, September 3rd and run for 6 weeks. Cost is just $400 plus tax, and includes all your classroom materials & your introductory flight lesson. For more information, call Brian Gowen at Central Iowa…


CCY Fly-In and Pancake Breakfast

Come out to North Iowa Air Service in Charles City July 14th for Pancakes to support the Charles City Lions Club. We will be doing Airplane rides (weather permitting) for $20.00 per person. All rides are sold that day on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call us at 641-228-3553. We look forward to…

Central Iowa Air Service
Central Iowa Air ServiceSunday, January 19th, 2020 at 1:29pm
AMW Runway Condition Update: still ice on both runways, but mainly on the sides. 3/3/3 across the board on 01/19 and 13/31. All NOTAMs have been updated. There will be a truck with sand coming out this morning to spread on the runways / taxiways / ramp area to help take care of the last remaining ice.

Great big THANK YOUs to our incredible team who has been working non-stop since Friday morning keeping the airport as clear as possible. You are all appreciated more than you know!
Central Iowa Air Service
Central Iowa Air ServiceSaturday, January 18th, 2020 at 1:52pm
Ames is now in a blizzard warning, and there is blowing and drifting snow over all surfaces at the airport. Stay safe out there everyone!
Central Iowa Air Service
Central Iowa Air ServiceFriday, January 17th, 2020 at 12:38pm
Winter has officially arrived! Make sure you are checking NOTAMs for the latest runway conditions this weekend. Stay safe!