A Family Owned FBO air retrieval and maintenance company that believes in personal, one-on-one contact with our customers.

Whisler Aviation main hanger

Centrally located in the US, just 19 nautical miles west of
Lincoln, NE, Whisler Aviation is always nearby to facilitate
the Air Retrieval, Transport and Maintenance of your aircraft.


Our mechanics are FAA-certified Airframe and Powerplant A&P Mechanics knowledgeable in all major general aviation piston engines. All inspections and maintenance are performed by or under the supervision of Inspection Authorization (IA) technicians. From oil changes to engine overhauls,  we will do the work for you, and we will do it well
Services Available

Call us at 402-643-2226
for more information

Call us at 402-643-2226 for more information.

Air Retrieval & Transport

Our air retrieval clients include:

The disassembly and transportation of non-flyable or non-airworthy–civil, commercial and military– aircraft is a specialty we’ve perfected over 32 years of experience working with nearly every conceivable type of aircraft.

Call us at 402-643-2226 for more information.

About Us

Greg Whisler

A&P & IA

Greg was a technician maintaining helicopters for the Nebraska Army National Guard in Lincoln and retired after 20 years of service. He now has over 40 years experience as an Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic with an Inspector’s Authorization.

Terri Whisler

Fabric Specialist & Bookeeper​

Terri, an army veteran, is the Office Manager and handles the bookkeeping duties for the business as well as fabric restoration and repairs.

Jon Patak

Transportation and Retrieval​

Jon does Aircraft Retrieval, Airport Maintenance and is training as an A&P Mechanic. He has 25 yrs experience in the Auto Body, Paint & Collision field as well as auto maintenance. Jon has been with us since Oct 2020.

Call us at 402-643-2226 for more information.

Seward Municipal Airport (KSWT)

Located 3 miles south of Seward, Nebraska, on Hwy 15; or 3 miles North of I-80 (Exit 379) on Hwy 15
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Important Information

  • Coordinates: N 40º51.92’; W 97º06.56’
  • Category Airport: B II
  • Runways: 16-34 4200′ x 75′
  • Concrete and  04-22: 3400’ X 150’ Turf
  • Approaches for RWY 16-34: NDB & GPS
  • Field Elevation: 1505’ MSL
  • UNICOM: 122.8
  • PAPI: 16-34
  • Lincoln ATIS: 118.050
  • Lincoln Approach: 124.0

KSWT Features

  • Lights: Pilot Controlled Lighting
  • Runway and Taxiway on 122.8 (UNICOM)
  • Beacon: Sunset to Sunrise
  • 24r Hr. Credit Card Fueling
  • 24 Hr. Terminal Building
  • Computerized Weather
  • Public Pay Phone
  • Courtesy Car
  • No Tie Down Fees
  • Heated Hangar for Overnight Stays (*Must be scheduled in advance and only if available*)

Seward Nebraska

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Downtown Seward is 3 mile North of KSWT
Super WalMart: 1/2 mile North of KSWT


La Carreta • Amigos • Runza • Dairy Queen • Subway
Godfather Pizza • Dragon Palace • Pizza Hut McDonalds • Valentinos • Pac N Save Deli
Cafe on the Square • Bagels and Jo • Domino’s Pizza
Scooters Coffee Shop • Jimmy John’s


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P.O. Box 277
1251 280th Road
Seward, NE 6843

    Hosted by Connect Seward County

    Current Fuel Prices

    • Prices are listed per gallon.
    • 24 hour self-service.
    • Credit card fueling available.
    • All Major Credit Cards are accepted
    (except American Express).

    Current weather condition