Reino and Rita Makela & Family
Lauzon Aviation, a commercial air service and tourist establishment operates from the community of Algoma Mills, Ontario, Canada - and for over 50 years has spread the fame of Northern Ontario.
From this small community, 90 miles west of Sudbury and 90 miles east of Sault Ste Marie, Ontario, Reino and Rita Makela and family operate Lauzon Aviation, from the main Flight base from Lake Lauzon (Hwy 17)
Mr. and Mrs. Makela are both from Northern Ontario - and they have raised a family that share their pride and love for the North. They offer you the opportunity to enjoy flight in the Beaver bush plane and to marvel at views of this rugged back-country. Air Charter and Sight Seeing Flights; or Fly-In and relax at a simple rustic cabin on a peaceful northern lake; also lodge and resort Fly-in available . Or if you prefer to tent out under the stars they can help you arrange that too.
Reino and his son Ray fly the famous DeHavilland DHC-2 Beaver bush plane and Cessna 180 aircraft and are fully licensed A.M.E. (Aircraft Maintenance Engineers). His wife Rita (known to many friends as Butch) and their two daughters Rhea and Ronda coordinate the office and dispatch schedules. Grandchildren, that’s right, grandchildren are now young adults. We reflect and relate to adventures past, present and future with pride, appreciation and marvel at a life-time of fun, exciting and heartfelt northern adventures ... Northern Ontario, a Great and fortunate landscape.
With these world renowned aircraft, with experience, pride, and appreciate, their enthuiasm for this northcountry and aviation is obvious. The Makela’s schedule local sight seeing flights, charter flight services, and they coordinate Fly-in Trips to northern lakes and to a nice remote fishing camp by float plane.
Call, write, email, or stop in and see them. They will be happy to discuss all of the many possibilities with you to ensure that you are pleased with your outdoor wilderness adventure.