Airport Hanger and Tie-Down Rental

Rio Vista Municipal Airport: Rio Vista (088), Jack Baumann Field, Rio Vista, California

If you’re looking for hangar or tie-down space for your aircraft, talk to us! The Rio Vista Municipal Airport has 46 hangars, 2 corporate hangars and approximately 75 tie-downs available for rent.  Many have electrical outlets and interior lighting.  Some have office space and water service. The 46 hangars on Rows A, B and C have a Door Height of 12 feet, a Door Width: 42 feet and a Depth of 32 feet.

Tie-down spaces are also available. You’ll appreciate the fact that your aircraft is protected by a perimeter security gate system that requires a code for entry. A clean, well-lit ramp  is also a reason you’ll be glad you chose Rio Vista Municipal Airport.

For renting opportunities, please contact Beth Roberts, Administrative Assistant at the City of Rio Vista, 1 Main Street, Rio Vista, CA 94571, telephone: (707) 374-6451 or email:

If all hangars and tie-downs are leased, you will be placed on a waiting list. In order to be placed on the waiting list, an application is required along with a deposit of $277.56. Download an application if interested in leasing a hangar at Rio Vista Municipal Airport when all hangars and tie-downs are leased.

.pdf file. Download Wait List Application

Once you are contacted by the City of Rio Vista for a vacant hangar or tie-down space, you will have 14 calendar days to respond by email or telephone for the space or the City will proceed to the next person on the list.  The following documents are required before the City will execute a license agreement with the proposed licensee:

  1. Registration of the aircraft, a copy of which shall go in our files and a copy to be kept in the hangar or aircraft.
  2. Airworthiness certificate.
  3. Certificate of insurance and endorsement in accordance with the insurance requirements. The endorsement must specify that coverage provided to the City shall be primary, rather than coverage in excess of insurance maintained by the City.

Insurance requirements is as follows: Liability insurance on the aircraft that is stored in the hangar with a combined single limit for bodily injury and property damage of not less than $1 million per occurrence, with the City of Rio Vista named as an additional insured.

     4.  A check in the amount of your first month’s rental fee.

If you have an airplane under construction, please discuss this with the City’s Transit and Airport Coordinator for additional details and requirements.

Please mail or bring the application to Beth Roberts, Administrative Assistant, City of Rio Vista, 1 Main Street, Rio Vista, CA 94571. Applications are accepted Monday-Thursday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

.pdf file. Lease Agreement for Hangars
.pdf file. License Agreement for Tie Downs
.pdf file. Rio Vista Municipal Airport T-Hangar Maps
.pdf file. Hangar Dimensions

Tie-down Fees
 Check the signs at the airport and the payment box for fees

Tie-Down & Aircraft Parking Daily Monthly
Single Engine $5.00 $32.00
Multi Engine $13.00 $52.00
Waiting List Deposit is T-Hangar   $277.56
Medium End Hangar   $310.21
Large End Hangar   $379.87
X-Large End Hangar   $424.50


Other Fees



Fuel Flowage Fees – Per Gallon In addition to Gas Price $0.06

.pdf file. Download the City of Rio Vista Master Fee Schedule for the Rio Vista Municipal Airport.

Note: Rent must be paid to the City by the beginning of each month. Please contact the City of Rio Vista Finance Department at (707) 374-6451 for additional details.  Rent not paid by the 10th of the month is declared delinquent and may be subject to penalty fees, possible collection activity and termination of license.