AGL Aviation Services is proud to announce the expansion of its services with the construction of a brand-new facility at Gastonia Municipal Airport! This state-of-the-art hangar, boasting 4,900 square feet of climate-controlled workspace, signifies our unwavering commitment to providing unparalleled maintenance and avionics upgrades for our valued customers.

  • Gastonia was meticulously chosen as the location for this exciting venture due to its numerous advantages:
  • Convenience: A newly introduced self-serve fuel farm offers unparalleled convenience, while the proximity to uptown Charlotte ensures easy access to a vibrant city.
  • Enhanced Services: The state-of-the-art flight school can elevate your piloting skills, while our comprehensive suite of services caters to all your aircraft maintenance and avionics needs.
  • Strategic Location: Gastonia Municipal Airport boasts a rich history, modern facilities, and a strategic location, making it an ideal hub for discerning clients seeking advanced aviation solutions.

This expansion underscores AGL's dedication to offering unparalleled customer service. Our new Gastonia facility, mirroring the excellence and innovation of the aviation industry, elevates the customer experience with cutting-edge amenities and a commitment to exceeding expectations.

Whether you're a seasoned pilot or just starting your aviation journey, AGL Aviation Services in Gastonia is here to provide everything you need to soar to new heights.


AGL Aircraft Services is located at the Foothills Regional Airport - KMRN 

Conveniently located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, with quick driving access to Boone, Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Morganton, Lenoir and Hickory, the Foothills Regional Airport (KMRN) is a full-service FBO dedicated to the needs of general aviation pilots, aircraft owners and travelers. 

Foothills Regional Airport is located on Hwy 18, just 8 miles north of Morganton, NC, 9 miles south of Lenoir, NC and less than an hour's drive from Blowing Rock, Banner Elk and Boone. A map and directions can be found on this link to our Contact page. 

Foothills Airport's fuel prices are among the most competitive in the area. Check out the latest Jet and 100LL AvGas prices. 

At an elevation of 1270 feet, the airport offers a 5500' x 75' paved and lighted runway, MIRL for runway 3-12, REIL for runways 3 and 21, and three IFR approaches - LOC RWY 3, RNAV (GPS) RWY 3, RNAV (GPS) RWY 21.  Downloadable approach plates can be found with this link to FlightAware's resources page. 

A comfortable, furnished FBO offers pilot supplies, refreshments, a pilot's lounge with cable television and Internet, flight planning stations and a conference room. It is managed by Airport Administrator Brent Brinkley. 

  • Services 
  • Full Service Avgas & Jet-A 
  • Hangar Space 
  • Flight Training & Rental 
  • Aircraft Maintenance 
  • Pilot Supplies 
  • GPU 
  • Forklift 
  • Courtesy Car 
  • Rental Cars 
  • Conference Room 
  • Pilots Lounge 
  • Wi-Fi 
  • Catering 
  • Concierge 
  • Cab - Abby Cab