Aircraft Rental

JA Flight Services rents, leases and charters aircraft equipped with advanced avionics suite.  All JA aircraft are maintained by our FAA certified repair station and Cessna approved Service Center.  All JA flights depart out of our new arrival and departure terminal where aircraft are pre-positioned prior to your arrival…..aircraft renting has never been so convenient!

2009 Diamond DA42-L360, N985JA

The Diamond DA42 is a composite, twin engine, retractable gear aircraft with four seats. With its counter rotating props the DA42 makes a excellent twin trainer as well as a comfortable cross country machine. The avionics suite is a G-1000 with dual GPS, ADSB, autopilot and engine trend monitor system. This aircraft has been recently refurbished inside and out… It’s a great looking aircraft!
Cruise Speed – 155 Knots
Useful Load – 1,180 Pounds
Range – 800 NM
Rental Rate $315 per hour

1982 Cessna 172RG, N9990B

The 172RG is a Skyhawk with a 180hp engine, constant speed prop and retractable landing gear. This aircraft qualifies under the FAA’s guidance as a complex aircraft. Our newest addition to the fleet is an aircraft that has been in the Chicago area its entire life and has been maintained here at JA Air Center for over 20 years. It features very nice paint and leather interior, a digital avionics suite with a Garmin GNS430 GPS/Moving Map and a 2-axis autopilot system.
Cruise Speed – 145 Knots
Useful Load – 1067 pounds
Range – 720NM
Rental Rate $165 per hour

1998 Maule MXT-7-180, N10550

The Maule MXT-7-180 is a four-place tri-cycle gear aircraft with a 180hp Lycoming engine. Its beefy landing gear and short field abilities make the Maule a perfect aircraft for STOL operations. If you have ever thought about flying on and off a grass landing strip this is the aircraft to fly….. with a checkout our renters can qualify to operate off grass surfaces.
Cruise speed: 115mph
Useful Load: 950 pounds
Range: 900 nm
Rental Rate: $145.00 per hour

2006 Beechcraft G36 Bonanza – 364MW

The Bonanza G36 is the aspiration of any pilot who desires unmatched craftsmanship. This piston-engine powerhouse is designed and built to be certified in the rugged utility category. With first-class technology and comfort and world-class quality, your Bonanza G36 is ready for any adventure. 364MW is a full IFR equipped Bonanza with Garmin G1000 that includes nav, com, dual gps, transponder all displayed on two large displays.
Cruise speed: 176 knots
Useful Load: 1041 pounds
Range: 720 nm
Rental Rate: $395.00 per hour

2007 Cessna 172S (G1000) – N570JA

The Cessna Skyhawk is the ultimate training aircraft and the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built. With the Garmin G1000, it delivers an intuitive cockpit experience matched with a highly durable air-frame with forgiving flying characteristics. This superior platform is ideally suited to learn the skills needed to become a true pilot in command. N570JA is a full IFR certified aircraft with Nav, Com, GPS, Transponder and displayed on two large displays.
Cruise speed: 122 knots
Useful Load: 840 pounds
Range: 696 nm
Rental Rate: $160.00 per hour

2007 Cessna 172S (G1000) – N571JA

The Cessna Skyhawk is the ultimate training aircraft and the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built. With the Garmin G1000, it delivers an intuitive cockpit experience matched with a highly durable air-frame with forgiving flying characteristics. This superior platform is ideally suited to learn the skills needed to become a true pilot in command. N571JA is a full IFR certified aircraft with Nav, Com, GPS, Transponder and displayed on two large displays.
Cruise speed: 122 knots
Useful Load: 842 pounds
Range: 696 nm
Rental Rate: $160.00 per hour

2007 Cessna 172S (G1000) – N572JA

The Cessna Skyhawk is the ultimate training aircraft and the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built. With the Garmin G1000, it delivers an intuitive cockpit experience matched with a highly durable air-frame with forgiving flying characteristics. This superior platform is ideally suited to learn the skills needed to become a true pilot in command. N572JA is a full IFR certified aircraft with Nav, Com, GPS, Transponder and displayed on two large displays.
Cruise speed: 122 knots
Useful Load: 873 pounds
Range: 696 nm
Rental Rate: $160 per hour

2012 Cessna Skycatcher – N60814

Side-by-side two seat, high wing, tricycle gear, strut braced single engine light sport aircraft built by the Cessna Aircraft Company. Avionics features the “all glass” Garmin G300 system with built-in nav, com, GPS and displayed on multi-function and pilot displays.

Cruise speed: 112 knots
Useful load: 490 lbs
Range: 470 nm
Rental Rate: $130.00 per hour

Flight Simulator – Full Motion (AATD)

JA’s full-motion flight simulator is a FAA approved flight training device and available for single-engine and multi-engine training. The Garmin G1000 “Redbird” is also a great platform to learn the G1000 system, get BFR’s, log multi-engine time and qualifies for almost half the hours needed for instrument training.

Rental Rate: $60.00 per hour