We have the staff, experience, and facilities to

provide a full range of maintenance services

on both piston and turbine aircraft.

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We provide aircraft consulting services ranging

from acquisition analysis to turn-key aircraft

management services.

Own a Plane


Our fleet of turbine and turbo-prop aircraft let you leave when

you want, land where you want and return when you want.

Charter a Plane


Have you always wanted to to learn to fly, but

didn't think you had the time? Think again.

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Air Associates of Kansas is a full service FBO

Pilot resources, customer service and maintenance capabilities that aircraft owners and pilots expect. What sets us apart is the relentless pursuit by our associates of safety and customer service. All aircraft are maintained to the highest standards by our own experienced maintenance employees at our facility. Visit us today to see and feel the difference! Learn More Here >

Need to charter a trip?

Air Associates Charter maintains an extensive fleet of turbo-prop and turbine aircraft to help you save time and money on your next business or leisure trip.

Interested in Owning?

Our Air Associates Aircraft Management services help you take the guesswork out of purchasing and owning your own aircraft. Own today.

Want to Learn to Fly?

Alpha Pilot Academy is Kansas City’s premier flight school. APA is a a designated Cessna Pilot Center and a Part 141 flight school.

Looking to Rent?

Our fleet features the finest Cessna aircraft, from a sporty C-162 to a roomy C-206. All aircraft are maintained to the highest standards by our experienced maintenance staff.


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We make owning a plane easy.

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"This was an amazing experience. Staff is friendly, and instructors are very knowledgeable and fun!"

Ashley Kristin, Former Student

"I just completed the Pilot Quick Start program and I'm incredibly happy with my experience. Friendly staff, excellent instruction, great equipment, flexible schedules, and competitive pricing- I will definitely be returning to further my piloting career."

Bryan Dexter, Former Student

"A great location, excellent equipment and a cadre' of excellent instructors. This is a terrific location to begin or finish your flight training."

Steve SR Johnson, Former Student

"Best flight school in the Kansas City area! Friendly and professional staff along with well-maintained and the most modern Cessna aircraft available for rental and instruction!"

K. Kitchens, Kansas City

"A very professional organization that provides excellent service. My experience has always been positive and the staff is always pleasant to work with."

R. Both, St. Louis

"Excellent instructors, excellent environment. Always felt welcome, and had plenty of help and support to achieve my goal of flight."

A. Coy, St. Louis

"Alpha Pilot Academy, the flight school at Air Associates is Kansas City’s premier flight school. Alpha Pilot Academy is a designated Cessna Pilot Center and a Part 141 flight school. These designations mean we teach at a higher standard with better equipment and curriculum than you would find at most flight schools. Our instructors are top-notch, experienced professionals dedicated to insuring your learning experience is fun, stimulating and safe. We feature the finest, best maintained Cessna training aircraft. At Air Associates, you won’t be just a pilot – you’ll by an Alpha Pilot!"

Tom Cargin, Owner/Manager