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

2018 American Barnstormers Tour Comes to Ames!

The 2018 American Barnstormers Tour will be making at stop in Ames! Central Iowa Air Service is pleased to host this amazing event July 8-10 at the Ames Municipal Airport. Pilots on the tour hail from all over the United States, from all walks of life, whose aim is to share their love of vintage…


Central Iowa Air Service Spring 2018 Ground School

Central Iowa Air Service is taking reservations for our Spring 2018 6-week ground school for your Private Pilot’s license. Classes begin Tuesday, May 1st, and will run each Tuesday & Thursday night from 6 pm – 8:30 pm. Cost is just $400 plus tax, and includes all your classroom materials & your introductory flight. For more…


Central Iowa Air Service

Central Iowa Air Service is your full-service FBO at the Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW). We provide full service 100LL and Jet A fuel; flight instruction; aircraft rental and sales, charter services, and much more!
Central Iowa Air Service
Central Iowa Air Service posted 4 photos — with Amy Dahlheimer.Thursday, May 24th, 2018 at 7:09am
We are so proud to offer a HUGE congratulations to our newest pilot, Jerry Dietz! We are so happy for you!!!
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Central Iowa Air ServiceWednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at 8:37am
Congratulations to Daniel Eslick who just completed his first solo flight today! He even let our CFI Amy cut his shirttail.
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Central Iowa Air Service posted 3 photos.Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 at 6:57am
Today we had the immense pleasure of hosting Jaleel Nordstrom, an 8th grader at Ames Middle School, who is planning a future in aviation as a pilot. He shadowed one of our Line Service Managers Nick Gordy and then went on a flight with our CFI Amy Dahlheimer. We are honored that he would choose to spend his day with us and can't wait to see him again in the future as a pilot!
North Iowa Air Service
North Iowa Air ServiceSaturday, April 7th, 2018 at 11:47am
Congratulations to one of our line guys. Ben Hehr on his first solo flight yesterday! Thanks for flying with us Ben!
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North Iowa Air ServiceSunday, April 1st, 2018 at 11:00pm
Happy Easter from all of us at North Iowa Air Service!!
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North Iowa Air ServiceWednesday, March 28th, 2018 at 10:36am
It's finally Spring - and we're celebrating with a fuel promotion! Give us a call at 641-228-3553 (CCY) or 641-424-9366 (MCW) with questions!

Happy Spring!!