Benz Aviation has been the Great Lakes regions largest commercial soaring center for over 50 years!

All Benz Aviation pilots are FAA certified "commercial" pilots. This provides our customers a higher level of pilot experience vs. soaring "clubs" that also offer public glider rides.

Scenic Glider Rides • Glider Instruction • Glider Towing • Glider Rental
Aircraft Rental • FAA Testing • Fuel • Tie Down • Hangars • Events


Our meticulously maintained, modern fleet is available for rental. Call and speak to our friendly staff to schedule your flight.

Grob-103 Glider

Built by Grob Aircraft of Germany. A high performance two-seater glider constructed of glass fiber. Features T-tail configuration, a non retractable undercarriage and upper surface airbrakes. Designed for training, high performance, and simple aerobatic flying.

Schweizer SGS 2-33 Glider

Built by Schweizer Aircraft in Elmira, NY, this American glider is a two-seat, high-wing, strut-based glider, excellent for training.


We welcome your inquiries and comments. For flight scheduling or urgent inquiries, please contact us by telephone.



BY AIR: 43°26′22″N 085°59′42″W / 43.43944°N 85.99500°W / 43.43944; -85.99500
Y LAND: 7756 W. 60th St., Fremont, MI 49412 USA

Phone: 616-527-9070

9:00 am - Dusk  April 15- November 15
9:00 am - 5:00 pm November 15-April 15

We no longer can accept Soaring Adventures of America gift certificates.
We are sorry about about the inconvenience.