Fixed Base Operations

Fixed-Base-Operations-MinneapolisThunderbird Aviation New Terminal at KFCM Opened Fall 2012

At Thunderbird Aviation we do not charge any regular fees. No ramp, No handling, No facility, No infrastructure fees, and No minimum fuel purchases required. We can handle any type of aircraft; from a large cabin jet to a Super Cub!

Both our FBOs offer our famous FREE bottled water and popcorn and have highly trained staff to help with any concierge request!

Modern Executive Terminal

We strive to provide the best service and customer experience. We are always happy to hear your suggestions on how we can make our new facility the best in the business.

Executive-Terminal-MinneapolisWe are proud of our first 50 years and look forward to welcoming you into our new building, our new home for the next 50 years.

Thunderbird Aviation Crystal

Located just minutes north of downtown Minneapolis, Thunderbird Aviation Crystal is proud to offer full FBO services including aviation fuel, aircraft de-icing, heated hangars and aircraft maintenance. As well, we boast a large pilot shop and are an authorized FAA chart agent.

While visiting, we hope you will take advantage of our transportation services.  We have a crew car readily available if you would like to grab a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants located only blocks away.  Also, we offer on-site Enterprise car rental service for your convenience and ease.

Our team members are dedicated to ensuring that each customer receives friendly service that consistently goes above and beyond expectations and demonstrates our appreciation for your business!  Please don’t hesitate to ask if there is anything we can do to make your trip more enjoyable.  We look forward to your visit!