Dinner & Movie at Benton!

Saturday Night Dinner and a Movie in the Hangar

Relax in First Class Airline Seats (First 12 attendees) and watch classic movies on the big screen in our airplane hangar!

You can call in to reserve these seats!

Dinner is available upstairs in the Airpark Cafe 5:30pm to 7pm. Order off the menu! Beer and Wine available!

Movie is $5 per person and includes FREE POPCORN!

October 14th: Breaking Through the Clouds: A documentary on the First Women's Air Derby in 1929.

  • Experience the exhilaration, ever present danger, heartbreaking tragedy, and ultimate triumph as twenty contestants fly from Santa Monica CA to Cleveland OH in the First Women's National Air Derby. Featuring Amelia Earhart, Pancho Barnes, Louise Thaden, Phoebe Omlie, Bobbi Trout and others as they race across the US in 9 days in the summer of 1929. An awesome first hand account of the formation of the 99's Women's Pilots Group.


 October 21st: Disney Movie: Planes!

  • The world of CARS takes flight in PLANES, Disney's high-flying animated comedy revved up with action and adventure. Join Dusty, a crop duster with sky-high dreams and a once-in-a-lifetime chance to take on the world's fastest flyers in the greatest air race ever. Dusty has a huge heart but two big problems... he's not exactly built for speed, plus he's afraid of heights. His courage is put to the ultimate test as this unlikely hero aims higher than he ever imagined. With a little help from his friends, Dusty finds the courage to be more than he was built for and the inspiration to soar.

Shows / Parades / Fly Bys

October 15th  Car Club Wings & Wheels Show

  • 9am - 2pm Van's RV Annual Fly In:   Fly in your aircraft and enjoy an Airpark Cafe Breakfast; Lunch in the Hangar (see below);
  • 11am-2pm;  CAR SHOW and OCTOBERFEST Brats / Burgers / Beer / Soft Drinks in the Hangar ($6 Burgers or Brats / $5.00 Dogs); Chips $1; Drinks Beer $3; Soft Drinks / Water $1;




Classes and Meetings

Garmin 430 User's Class

(good to know if you are flying YY or one of our complex aircraft):

Hands On Class covering all aspects of using the Garmin 430 for VFR and IFR flight. Fully functioning Garmin 430 Simulator to practice with, and follow the lessons with hands on use. Includes lunch at the cafe  $25 each.  Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Private Pilot Ground School Starts September 11th 2017

Class is Instructor Led. Two nights a week, 6-9pm!

13 week class – Every Monday and Wednesday nights; Tuition $275

Want to learn to fly? Obtain your FAA Private Pilot Certificate at Benton Air Center. This Class covers all the subject areas required to learn to fly and successfully pass the FAA Written Exam. Tuition is $275 plus books ($85) for the 13 week class. Class meets every Monday and Wednesday Class (6-9pm) for 13 weeks. Course is instructor led in our Training Room.

Come to the first night's class for FREE, which is an overview of the flight training process and review the approximate costs to obtain your Private Pilot Certificate.

Sign up by calling Julee  @ 241-4204


About Us

We are the full service FBO at Benton.

Flying, Maintenance, and Fuel.