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Affordable Air Charter with Steve Buchenroth of Midwest Corporate Air, Inc.


Overview:

Midwest Corporate Air, Inc. is a FAA Part 135 Certified On-Demand Air Carrier and has operated accident free since beginning service in 1982. As an FAA authorized Air Carrier, our Diamond DA42 Twin Star aircraft, pilot proficiency, mechanic, records, training and capabilities are thoroughly inspected every six months by the Federal Aviaiton Administration. Our pilot Steve Buchenroth and mechanic Brian Fisher are also drug tested at both regular and random intervals.

Our Capabilities:

Midwest Corporate Air, currently flies a very cost effective and modern Diamond DA42 Twin Star. With this aircraft we can comfortably deliver up to three passengers (depending on distance and weight) to a distance of 700 miles away traveling at speeds of up to 186mph.

However, on-demand air charter with this aircraft is best suited for distances of up to 300 to 400 miles. See our interactive map below.

 

Our Team:

Our Diamond DA42 Twin Star is flown by our owner Steve Buchenroth. Steve has over 5,000 hours of combined civilian and military flight experience in multiple types of aircraft. He has been flying for almost 30 years and has been a FAA Part 135 charter captain for over 14 years.

Our charter aircraft is maintained by Brian Fisher. Brian is a Diamond factory and FAA certified Airframe and Powerplant mechanic with FAA inspection authorization. Brian is also a certified Thierlert Engine Mechanic and has been a mechanic for almost 20 years.

Benefits:

· Fast, reliable and affordable air charter on YOUR schedule
· Fly directly to small county and regional airports, within minutes of your destination
· Personal friendly service with a highly experienced pilot

Our Prices:

· $2.10 per statute mile in our Diamond DA42 Twin Star with up to three passengers or cargo
· $40.00 per hour stand by time

The basic per-mile rate includes all flight time: from the Bellefontaine Regional Airport to the pick-up airport; from the pick-up to the destination; and the return to the Bellefontaine Regional Airport.

Example #1:

A round-trip air charter in our Diamond DA42 Twin Star from Bellefontaine, Ohio to pickup passengers in Springfield, Ohio and then on to Midway Airport in Chicago, Illinois and return to Springfield, Ohio will be, a total of $1,382.00, plus any wait-time, landing fees, ramp fees and fuel surcharges. For 3 passengers and a 4 hour pilot wait-time, this is approximately $515.00 each (depending on the airport fees).

The total trip time will take approximately 1 hour and 35 minutes from Springfield to Chicago. Compare this price and hassle to the airlines.

Example #2:

To drive from Bellefontaine, Ohio to Cleveland it will take approximately 3 hours. To fly from the Bellefontaine Regional Airport to the Burke Lakefront Airport in downtown Cleveland it will take approximately 1 hour.

The round trip cost will be $740 plus any wait-time, landing fees, ramp fees and fuel surcharges. For 3 passengers and a 4 hour pilot wait-time, this is approximately $247.00 each (depending on the fees).