Our Approach

Flightline is a full service FBO owned and operated by the Southern Illinois Airport Authority. In business since 2011, we offer traditional FBO services with a warm southern attitude. Our modern facilities are located within historic Hangar 1 on the northeast corner of the airport campus. Ample ramp space and easy access await you. And we are open every day 7am – 7pm, including holidays.  We look forward to serving you.

Hanger 1
Hangar 1

Our Aircraft

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Cessna 152 – $110/hr
Cessna 172 - $115/hr
Cessna 172 – $130/hr
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Cessna 172 – $130/hr
Cessna 310 - $300/hr
Cessna 310 – $350/hr

We also offer Aircraft Block Rental Rates

please contact us at 618-529-3377 to inquire about these rates. Reasonable daily and weekend minimums apply.

Our Team

Our full time staff consists of:

  • Amanda Schroeder, Lead Customer Service Agent
  • Ralph Smith, Maintenance
  • Jai Brown, Lead Line Service Technician
  • Cutter Will, Chief Flight Instructor

And they are ready and available to meet your needs during weekdays. The airport is home to the aviation programs of Southern Illinois University, we supplement our full time staff with talented young people from these aviation programs, often providing them with their first aviation experience. You’ll find warm, friendly, and helpful staff during operating hours, as well as after-hours with prior notice.

Jai Brown, Lead Line Service Technician
Amanda Schroeder, Lead Customer Service Agent
Amanda Schroeder, Lead Customer Service Agent
Ralph Smith
Ralph Smith, Maintenance Shop Foreman
Cutter Will, Chief Flight Instructor