Located on the airport at midfield inside the Sporty’s building is Eastern Cincinnati Aviation (ECA), Clermont County Airport’s FBO. Upon arrival to our ramp, you will be greeted and parked by one of our professional linemen. AvGas, Jet A, tie-downs, hangars, and other services are available during operating hours. Should you arrive after dark, an attendant will be on duty to assist you. Other after hour services available upon request.
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Saturday, 8am to 6pm
Sunday – 10am to 6pm
We offer a variety of aircraft rental options ranging from glass-cockpit Cessna Skyhawks and Skylanes to a Cutlass and Aztec. Specific checkout requirements vary depending on certification and experience. Aircraft are available for leisurely afternoon flights or even weekend excursions. Call today to schedule a checkout in one of the aircraft below.
Sporty’s fleet is impeccably maintained.
Fly Sundays and save! Airplane rentals (excluding 172 LITE) are 10% off all day every Sunday.
Cessna 172SP (glass cockpit)
The Cessna Skyhawk SP equipped with the Garmin G1000 fully-integrated “glass cockpit” avionics system. The Skyhawk SP features a soft leather interior, 180 hp engine, and the legendary reliability of Cessna aircraft. $156.00/hr
Cessna 172 Skyhawk
This IFR equipped Cessna Skyhawk is used for both primary and advanced instrument training. Avionics include dual Nav/Coms and a WAAS-capable Garmin GNS 430 moving map GPS. WAAS provides 5 times the position accuracy as standard GPS receivers. $139.00/hr – $148.00/hr
The Cessna 172 LITE is a safe, no-frills training aircraft organized as a 2-place aircraft with basic instruments to allow pilots to focus on basic (stick & rudder) skills at a very attractive entry rate. $120/hr
A retractable-gear Cessna Cutlass is available for primary through commercial training or as a transition to complex aircraft operations. The Cutlass is perfect for cross country flights with cruise speeds in excess of 135 kts. or for local flights requiring high useful loads. This aircraft boasts a maximum useful load of 985 lbs. $156.00/hr
Cessna 182T (Glass Cockpit)
A high performance glass cockpit Cessna Skylane is available for primary through advanced training or as a transition to high performance airplanes and advanced avionics. The Skylane is well equipped with the Garmin G1000 all-glass integrated avionics suite. $196.00/hr
Sporty’s Academy is pleased to announce the addition of a Frasca Mentor™ AATD flight simulator. The Mentor replicates a Cessna 172S cockpit layout, complete with an authentic Garmin G1000 panel with integrated GFC-700 autopilot that features advanced aerodynamic modeling, robust customization options and an impressive 200 degree visual display. $70/hr
From $307/month – available for immediate occupancy
Sporty’s Eastern Cincinnati Aviation (ECA) offers secure hangar space for pilots in the greater Cincinnati, Ohio metropolitan area at fantastic rates.
Clermont County Airport on the east side of Cincinnati, is a lively, GA-friendly airport–an ideal base of operations. Because the airport is home to Sporty’s Pilot Shop, you will have access to all the latest products and services that make flying safer and more fun. Sporty’s weather/flight planning facility and restrooms are available 24/7. We offer 100LL at competitive prices and take pride in a well-maintained ramp, building and landscaping. We care about this airport and we value you as our customer.