Tailwinds Flying Club Welcomes New Members


You are invited to contact us anytime for a hangar tour. 


We are a Twin Cities flying club based at Lake Elmo airport, 21D, in Lake Elmo, MN. Tailwinds is a non-profit corporation of 39 pilots who equally own three aircraft and one hangar. Our goal and philosophy are to fly great airplanes safely and inexpensively.

To inquire about membership, please email us or call us at 612-584-1740.

Buy-in cost is $5,000 (Saleable asset on leaving).

Plane hourly rates are wet and based on tach time, not hobbs time. Rates vary monthly depending on our 100LL cost per gallon. As of November 1, 2017, hourly rates are:

Archer = $97/hr
Cirrus = $129/hr
Cherokee Six = $152/hr

Monthly dues = $155    

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