Elkhorn Aviation, Inc., dba Baker Aircraft
is the Fixed Base Operator FBO at the Baker City, Oregon
airport, located in the northeastern section of the state.
BKE has three active runways, the longest is 5,059 feet,
capable of supporting all aircraft including most modern
business jets. The airport is located in a level
valley at 3,369 feet with mountain ranges in the
distance. The approaches are easy and the scenery is
We are a full-service Fixed Base
Operator (FBO) with 24 hour self-service 100LL and Jet-A
fuel, first-class maintenance, rental aircraft and charters.
Our Commander 690A and Cessna 414 twin engine aircraft fly charter flights to
cities in the northwest and rental aircraft including Cessna
172, 182 are available for charter or rental. A Robinson
R-44 Raven II is available for charter, game surveys, scenic
flights and training. Our UH-1H helicopter is
available for a variety of heavy lift helicopter services
and aerial crane work including remote hook long line
services capable of lifting heavy loads up to 4000 lbs to
remote areas. We offer a full range of services
including scenic flights, game surveys,
Telemetry, search and rescue, air attack and
Flight instruction, provided by senior instructors, is very
popular due to the clear weather conditions nearly
year-round. Our instructors can provide you with
recreational, private, instrument, commercial, CFI and CFII
licenses. We have single-engine Cessna aircraft on the line
for instruction and rental. Let dreams take wings.
Fuel stops at Baker City are
quick and easy. Open 24/7. Taxi to the fueling
station, swipe your credit card, fill up, stop to use our
facilities and get an update on the weather. Self
serve Jet A and 100LL are always available in addition to
Our FBO office has weather reporting, high-speed wireless
internet access, phones, courtesy cars, comfortable sofas,
pilot lounge; the coffee is always on and friendly people
are there to help from 7am to 6 pm during the summer and 7am
to 4 pm in the winter.
We're located just 3 miles
from beautiful, historic downtown
Baker City and airport transportation is available for
your use. When you fly in, be sure to make the short
trip downtown to see the historic buildings, hotels,
wonderful restaurants, shopping and very friendly people.
The airport is located next to
The Oregon Trail
where the ruts are still visible from the air. Our
Visitors Bureau is located on Campbell Street just as
you exit the freeway from the airport and they can tell you
of the hundreds of attractions in the area. Plan to
stay overnight. We even feature a luxury hotel as well
as many fine motels. A word of caution, once you visit
the airport and Baker City you may want to stay. We did.
Our goal is to provide you with professional, courteous and
dependable customer service. We take pride in our pilots and
their ability to always provide you with a positive customer
orientated experience each time you fly with Baker Aircraft.
We are dedicated to you, our customer, and can provide you
with our professional commitment and personal treatment.
Baker Aircraft has the right equipment and experience to
help you accomplish any job.
A few of the services provided
at Baker Aircraft are:
Full Service FBO
Charter Fixed and Rotor Wing
Flight Instruction Fixed and Rotor Wing
Fixed and Rotor Wing Rental
Search and Rescue
Remote Hook Long Line - Heavy loads up to 4000 lbs to remote
Power Line Patrol
Wild Horse Capture
Livestock Locating and Gathering
Thank you for visiting Baker
Aircraft. We hope to be of service to you in the