Located near the Iowa Great Lakes, Estherville Aviation is an FBO that specializes in providing quality aircraft maintenance for small general aviation, amateur-built, and experimental aircraft.
Self-Service Aviation Fuel
Estherville Aviation offers a self-service aviation fuel station that is open 24/7/365. Get a cash or check discount on 100LL during business hours. Fuel prices are subject to change without notice.
|100LL (Cash or Check)||$5.84/Gallon*|
|100LL (Credit Card)||$6.05/Gallon*|
|Jet A w/Prist (Credit Card Only)||$5.77/Gallon*|
* As of Nov 13, 2023. Prices subject to change without notice. We accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, and AvCard. We do not accept Multi-Service or AvFuel. Cash or check discount applies only during business hours.
Aircraft Maintenance & Repairs
Maintenance & Repairs We Provide
Estherville Aviation provides aircraft maintenance and repairs on nearly all general aviation aircraft, including amateur-built and experimental airplanes. Our professionally certified Aircraft & Powerplant Mechanic (A&P) and Authorized Inspector (AI) possesses over 30 years of experience.
|General Hourly Maintenance Rate||Cirrus Hourly Maintenance Rate|
* As of April 9, 2023. Prices subject to change without notice.
Aircraft We Work On
Estherville Aviation performs aircraft maintenance and repairs on many types of small aircraft, including general aviation, amateur-built, and experimental airplanes.
Dynamic Prop Balancing
Estherville Aviation offers dynamic prop rebalancing, whether at our maintenance facility or your hanger. We can check your aircraft’s prop balance, and, if necessary, balance the prop to .05 IPS.
|Engine Type||Check Balance Only||Balance to .05 IPS|
|More STC Reports|
|$200/Engine* (Does not Include Prop Balance)|
* As of April 9, 2023. Prices subject to change without notice. Prices include travel within a 50-mile radius of our Estherville maintenance facility. For travel outside a 50-mile radius, please review our Ferrying & Shuttle Services.
Weight & Balance Services
Estherville Aviation can weigh most single-engine reciprocating aircraft at our Estherville maintenance facility. We also ship and rent aircraft weighing scales.
|Weight & Balance Report||$800|
|Scale Rental||$400/Week* + Shipping|
* As of April 9, 2023. Scale rental excludes shipping and insurance. Prices subject to change without notice.
Ferrying & Shuttle Services
Estherville Aviation offers convenient ferrying and shuttle services. Leave the maintenance — and flying — to us!
|Travel Method||Travel Rate||Labor Rate|
|Motor Vehicle||62.5¢/Mile + Labor Rate||$45/Hour Driver Time|
|Archer Aircraft||$65/Hour + Fuel + Labor Rate||$45/Hour Pilot Time|
|Zenith Aircraft||$80/Hour + Labor Rate||$45/Hour Pilot Time|
* As of April 9, 2023. Ferrying and shuttle services encompass both the travel rate and the labor rate. The “dry” travel rate excludes fuel. Prices subject to change without notice.
Aircraft Rental & Flight Instruction
Estherville Aviation rents a well-maintained 1975 PA-28 Piper Archer, equipped for both VFR and IFR flight. Flight Instruction is also available.
|Aircraft Rental||$70/Hour (Dry)*|
* As of April 9, 2023. Aircraft rental excludes fuel, headset rental, and flight instructor. Prices subject to change without notice.
Whether you want to use our aircraft or yours, Estherville Aviation provides friendly flight instruction that is convenient to your schedule. We also provide flight reviews and safety pilot services. Ask us about our introductory flight lesson!
* As of April 9, 2023. Ground and flight instruction excludes aircraft rental, fuel, headsets, and pilot supplies. Prices subject to change without notice.
Estherville Municipal Airport & Community
Estherville Municipal Airport
Providing convenient access to the Iowa Great Lakes, the Estherville Municipal Airport is located four miles east of Estherville. Be sure not to miss our 74th Annual Flight Breakfast!
Estherville Aviation provides a pilot lounge that combines the classic with the contemporary. It’s a comfortable place to hang out to chat with other pilots, get a weather briefing, or watch airplanes take off and land.
Estherville Activities & Attractions
Use our crew vehicle to explore our community’s local restaurants, recreation activities, and area attractions. Our community’s new waterpark offers a perfect family-friendly destination!
Contact Estherville Aviation
Contact Estherville Aviation
Estherville Aviation offers a variety of ways to contact us, and we promise to reach back to you as soon as possible.