4430 E Hwy 12
Aberdeen,  SD   57401
Tel: 16052251384

Business Overview

Aberdeen Flying Service (AFS) was originally established in 1946 by the late James L. Caven. This third-generation company is proudly managed by Mark A. Caven and his son Charles P. Caven and his wife Janna.
AFS believes “what’s in a name” truly matters; Service. The Cavens and the entire AFS teamwork each day to make local customers, visiting aircraft and everyone in-between feel welcome and a part of the family.
AFS is a full service Fixed Base Operator, providing all ground services for aircraft from refueling and catering to storage and arranging rental cars.
AFS offers world-class air transportation services through its part 135 charter operation. AFS has aircraft and pilots standing by in Aberdeen, SD, and Bismarck, ND for any of your charter needs.
As a leader in the region for flight instruction and aircraft maintenance, AFS focuses on safety, personal and professional growth for its employees and promotes a keen sense of teamwork. AFS performs all aircraft maintenance under its FAA-certified FAA 145 repair station.

Services Offered

Aircraft Refueling

Aircraft De-Icing

Aircraft Maintenance


Pilot Service

Flight Instruction

Rental Cars and Crew Cars

Aircraft Storage