Ace Basin Aviation

Tailwheel Flight School

Experience Aviation the Real Way!

AOPA Flight Training Experience Award

Southeast Distinguished Flight School and Instructor.

Todd Givens ACE Basin Aviation Owner Chief pilot CFI

Ace Basin Aviation | Todd Givens

Owner, Chief Pilot, Certified Flight Instructor.

Tailwheel Flight Training

Earn your tailwheel endorsement or your pilot certificate with us.

We provide training in tailwheel airplanes for any pilot or non-pilot.

The Best Tailwheel Training.

Tailwheel Flight Instructor

Todd is a very experienced tailwheel flight instructor.

Tailwheel flight instructor Todd Givens - Ace Basin Aviation South Carolina Tailwheel Flight School

Flying over the ACE Basin in the Stearman.

Expert Tailwheel Flight Instruction.

Tailwheel Airplanes

We have a Luscombe 8E, Cessna 120, Citabria 7KCAB, Cessna 170B, Boeing Stearman PT-17 and a Cessna 195 available.

Tailwheel Instruction Ace Basin Aviation - South Carolina Tailwheel Flight School

We can teach in your own airplane too!

The Best Tailwheel Airplanes.

Tailwheel Ferry Pilot

Do you need to ferry a tailwheel airplane?

Ferry pilot services Professional Pilot Services | Ace Basin Aviation - South Carolina Tailwheel Flight School

Call, text or email us today!

Experienced Tailwheel Ferry Pilot.

We Love Taildraggers

Tailwheel Flight School in South Carolina.

Learn to Fly

Tailwheel training, Stick & Rudder flying, Grass strips, Low & Slow, Open cockpit and Radial engines. Ace Basin Aviation offers exactly this!

Fly With Us. You Will Have Fun!


Our rates are very competitive and you will get a whole different experience when you fly with us.

Check out our “Rates” and “Services” pages for more information!

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Stearman Flight Training

Stearman Flight Training Need Stearman flight training? We can help you! Do you want Stearman dual instruction from an experienced flight instructor? We will train you to proficiency! Ours is stock with a R-670 Continental engine, Read more…

Cessna 120

Our Cessna 120 N3085N is a 1947 Cessna 120. N3085N aka “The 120” She was totally restored a couple years ago and she is beautiful! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]    85 horsepower, two seats Read more…

Vintage Airplanes

Vintage Airplanes We love vintage airplanes because they have a soul. We offer very unique experiences. The first, a 1942 Boeing PT-17, better know as a Stearman. This is truly an opportunity to step back Read more…