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

Charles City Aeronautics Sold To Todd Kyle

Charles City Aeronautics, Inc. is pleased to announce William R. Kyle has sold the company to his son, Todd E. Kyle. Charles City Aeronautics, based in Charles City, Iowa, (d/b/a North Iowa Air Service in Mason City and Charles City, and Central Iowa Air Service in Ames) is an organization of Fixed Base Operators (FBO’s)…


Central Iowa Air Service Flight School Earns Part 141 Status

Charles City Aeronautics, Inc. d/b/a North Iowa Air Service in Mason City and Charles City, Iowa, and Central Iowa Air Service (CIAS) in Ames, Iowa, is pleased to announce that Central Iowa Air Service Flight School has become an FAA Part 141 Certified Flight School. One of only 5 FAA Part 141 Flight Schools in…