Iowa Western Community College, Aviation Training Facility

Council Bluffs, Iowa

The Aviation Maintenance Training Facility includes a 16,000 SF aircraft maintenance hangar for general aviation aircraft. The swept-wing design reflects the aviation industry and establishes a futuristic image for the airport and the program.

Classrooms and administrative areas are provided for 125 students and faculty and include a break room, media room, conference, and office areas, and flight simulator training. The comprehensive maintenance facility includes labs for engine mechanics, welding shops, painting booths, avionics repair and general aviation maintenance for aircraft including helicopter, jet and propeller aircraft.


Iowa Western Community College

At a glance

16,000 SF Maintenance hangar

Lab and maintenance shop areas


Break room

Media room

Conference room

Flight simulator training


Engineering Recognition Award

American Council of Engineering Companies of Iowa

Comprehensive aviation maintenance facility for helicopter, jet and propeller aircraft




Architectural design

Engineering: mechanical, electrical, structural, civil

Construction documents

Construction administration