McKinnon St. Simons Island Airport


Airport Partners

Fixed Base Operator

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Phone: 912-638-8617
7 a.m. - 8 p.m. / 7 Days a week / Answering service after hours

GIA is the airport's full-service fixed based operator offering complete aviation services:

  • Aircraft rentals
  • Pilots
  • ConocoPhillips fuel
  • Concierge service (Discount lodging reservations)
  • AirElite FBO
  • Courtesy cars
  • Premier Spirit and NATA Safety First Trained
  • Hertz and Avis in lobby
  • APU service
  • Pilots lounge
  • Lavatory service
  • Internet access
  • Government contract fuel
  • Quiet room
  • Overnight hangar service
  • Flight planning room (WSI)
  • Palmetto Aviation Repair
  • Conference room
  • Self-service avgas available
  • Showers
  • Full kitchen

Aircraft Hangar Space

Gruber Aviation
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Gruber – Your Partner in Aviation

A Dynamic Aviation Company Gruber Aviation, Inc. provides state-of-the-art executive hangar facilities for transient and based aircraft for visitors and residents of the Golden Isles of Georgia. The Gruber Aviation facilities also provide deluxe office space for aeronautical related companies and services. The Gruber Aviation hangar is located on St. Simons Island at the south end of the McKinnon St. Simons Island Airport.

  • Aircraft Joint Ownership Opportunities
  • 28,000 Square Executive Hangar Facilities
  • Class-A Office Space for the Aviation Related Companies
  • Pilot Services
  • Charter Services Available
  • Aircraft Brokerage



Aircraft Rental and Repair

Palmetto Aviation


Palmetto Aviation Repair specializes in general aircraft maintenance from Cessna 150's up to Pilatus PC12 and Beechcraft King Air Series. Staffed with A&P and I.A. Certified Mechanics, P.A.R. services the local aviation community of St. Simons Island, Georgia and visiting aviators of the outer coastal regions.
Annuals/100 Hour Inspections

  • Pre-purchases
  • 25/50 hour oil changes
  • Repairs of engine & airframe
  • Altimeter and Transponder Checks (Available by request)
  • Dynamic Propeller Balancing
  • Nitrogen and Oxygen Services
  • Borescope with phots and compression checks

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Contact Us

Glynn County Airport Commission
295 Aviation Parkway Suite 205
Brunswick, GA 31525


Tel: 912.265.2070