The Ohio State Univerity Airport

Welcome to one of the more unique event spaces in northwest Columbus – The new Austin E Knowlton Executive Terminal and Aviation Learning Center at The Ohio State University Airport. The Knowlton Flight Center boasts facilities to serve groups as small as six and as large as 150. The highlight of most rooms is a full view of Ohio’s third busiest airfield. Additional space for groups up to 200 is available in a vintage WWII hangar. The Knowlton Flight Center is easily accessible to all attendees, whether they are driving or flying in.

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  • Over 18,000 square feet of flexible event space 
  • Classroom and Conference Center seats up to 150 and has a full 180o view of the aircraft ramp and runways 
  • Full audio-visual capabilities 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi 
  • Easy access off I-270 and SR 315, fully accessible to general aviation aircraft 
  • Complimentary on-site parking 
  • Within minutes of the Ohio State campus, downtown Columbus, and the northwest suburbs


The Ohio State University Airport has a professional staff to assist with both your aircraft and non-aircraft needs, including catering, ground transportation, and hotels. Tours of the airport may be available upon special request.


The University Airport has identified University Catering as the preferred caterer for events taking place in its meeting and event space. Alternative caterers are permitted to service events at the airport at the discretion of the rental group. Off-site dining, from casual to elegant, is available within minutes of the airport.


2160 West Case Road
Columbus, OH 43235