May 25, 2022

Anderson Regional Airport announces availability of air charter services

Anderson County is pleased to announce a special “new arrival” at Anderson Regional Airport. Clemson Air Charter (CAC) is now based at the facility and offers charter flight services available to the general public.

Clemson Air Charter owner and operator John Von Kaenel has over 15 years of experience as a commercial airline pilot and charter operator, and is eager to serve the needs of Anderson area residents. when it comes to business trips or special family getaways.

CAC is an FAA Part 135 certified charter operator, carrier certificate number CATA533Q. Call them today at (864) 276-7047, or visit their office at the Anderson Regional Airport Terminal, located at 5805 Airport Road, Anderson, SC 29626. For more information or to get a quote of services, visit the CAC website at

“We couldn’t be happier to have Clemson Air Charter join the family at Anderson Regional! People have wanted this type of service for years and we are happy to provide it. – Brett Sanders, Vice Chairman of Anderson County Council

“These are the types of aviation-related businesses that we have worked hard to recruit at Anderson Regional Airport. Operations like this help us provide better service to the community while improving the usefulness of our facility. – Brett Garrison, Anderson Regional Airport Manager

Other aeronautical services at KAND:

Dr. John R. Hunt, MD – FAA Designated Senior Aviation Medical Examiner (AME); offering medical examinations for class 1, 2 and 3 pilots; (864) 356-2645.

Anderson Flight School – comprehensive flight instruction programs including private, instrument, commercial, certified flight instructor and instrument instructor. Provides beneficial flight reviews, instrument proficiency checks, recurrent training and preparation for airline interviews; (864) 965-7520.

Heliplane Aviation – Certified Aircraft Mechanic and RN; (864) 314-0416.