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2012 Edition

national industry 481219

Other Nonscheduled Air Transportation


This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing air transportation with no regular routes and regular schedules (except nonscheduled chartered passenger and/or cargo air transportation). These establishments provide a variety of specialty air transportation or flying services based on individual customer needs using general purpose aircraft.

The immediate parent of national industry 481219 is international industry 48121: Nonscheduled Air Transportation

Illustrative Examples

  • Aircraft charter services (i.e., general purpose aircraft used for a variety of specialty air and flying services) Aviation clubs providing a variety of air transportation activities to the general public

2012 NAICS Edition Cross References

  • Establishments primarily engaged in:
  • Providing air transportation of passengers or passengers and cargo with no regular routes and regular schedules:are classified in U.S. Industry 481211, Nonscheduled Chartered Passenger Air Transportation;
  • Providing air transportation of cargo without transporting passengers with no regular routes and regular schedules:are classified in U.S. Industry 481212, Nonscheduled Chartered Freight Air Transportation;
  • Crop dusting using specialized aircraft:are classified in U.S. Industry 115112, Soil Preparation, Planting, and Cultivating;
  • Fighting forest fires using specialized water bombers:are classified in Industry 115310, Support Activities for Forestry;
  • Providing specialized air sightseeing services:are classified in Industry 487990, Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Other;
  • Operating specialized flying schools, including all training for commercial pilots:are classified in U.S. Industry 611512, Flight Training;
  • Providing specialized air ambulance services using specialized equipment:are classified in Industry 621910, Ambulance Services;
  • Operating recreation aviation clubs:are classified in Industry 713990, All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries;
  • Operating advocacy aviation clubs:are classified in U.S. Industry 813319, Other Social Advocacy Organizations;
  • Aerial gathering of geophysical data for surveying and mapping:are classified in Industry 541360, Geophysical Surveying and Mapping Services; and
  • Providing aerial and/or other surveying and mapping services:are classified in Industry 541370, Surveying and Mapping (except Geophysical) Services.


The NAICS editions in which this code was present are indicated below. In the event that a code was changed from the prior edition the equivalent value in that edition is provided for reference.

Edition Existed Equivalent Value
2002 481219
2007 481219
2012 481219
2017 481219
2022 481219

Insurance Industry Mappings

The US Property and Casualty Insurance Industry may use the following classification descriptions which might encompass national industry 481219, Other Nonscheduled Air Transportation:

  1. air terminal air transportation service
  2. air transportation
  3. air transportation company passenger and freight
  4. air transportation nonscheduled
  5. air transportation service air terminal
  6. aviation patrol or photography other than mapping or survey work flying crew nj
  7. aviation patrol photography mapping or survey work
  8. club not otherwise classified
  9. membership sport and recreation club
  10. nonscheduled air transportation
  11. other nonscheduled air transportation
  12. transportation and warehousing


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