Great River Aviation is a full service Fixed Based Operator (FBO) that has been serving the aviation community since 2003.  

Customer satisfaction is our #1 goal. Great River Aviation is a professional aviation company located along the beautiful Mississippi River at Quincy Regional Baldwin Field in Quincy, IL (UIN). Our entire operation is focused on providing the quality of safety, security and service that YOU, our customer, deserve. 

Flight Training
Aircraft Rental
FBO Services

Welcome to Great River Aviation!
  • Flight Training
  • Aircraft Rental
  • Charter Services
  • Maintenance
  • Aircraft Sales
  • Line Services
  • Plus so much more ...
Quality Flight Training
Great River Aviation is one of the busiest flight schools in Illinois. We offer flight training in both  Part 141 and Part 61  programs.  We work with students to offer programs tailored to their needs and schedules.

Veterans Benefits Accepted 

Veterans eligible for the GI Bill can get up to 60% funding for the Instrument through Multi-Engine Instructor Ratings at Great River Aviation. We are proud to be one of the few flight schools in Illinois to offer this service to our veterans.
(217) 885-3353  |  1647 Highway 104,  Quincy, IL 62305
Interested in learning how to fly?

Schedule a Discover Flight for only $79

The Quincy University Aviation Club along with Great River Aviation is hosting an all you can eat pancake and sausage breakfast on Saturday, May 13th from 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM.

Cost is $6.00 for Adults
            $3.00 for Children 12 & under.

Airplane Rides will also be available for 
$30 per person.