About ten years ago, Richard O’Such, an American Airlines captain who lives on Long Beach Island, NJ had the brilliant idea of starting seaplane service between NYC and LBI. He contacted Shoreline’s President, John Kelly, established a Private licensed seaplane base near Harvey Cedars, and arranged launch service from the seaplane to the Marina. Since…

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Summer is coming right up so it will soon be time to pack the kids up for camp. If they’re headed to Raquette Lake, one of our favorite summer destinations, they can start their adventure in the great outdoors with a Shoreline Aviation seaplane ride. What could be better? Over the course of many summers…

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Saranac Lake lies in a valley of the Adirondack Mountains in upstate NY and is just seventy-five minutes away from New York City on a Cape Air seaplane. This picturesque village (consisting of three small towns) has close to two hundred buildings listed on the National Trust for Historic Preservation, making it one of the…

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This July Shoreline Aviation Seaplane Services is heading off to the races. We’ll be running flights from the 23rd Street Seaplane Base up to Saratoga on Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m. arriving in plenty of time for the 1:00 p.m. post time. Racing season has been extended at Saratoga Race Course this year as Belmont…

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This June WorldPride 2019 comes to New York City for the first time and there’s no doubt that part of the adventure will be getting there. Millions of people from the LGBTQ Community are expected to descend on the city to celebrate WorldPride, NY Pride, and the commemoration of Stonewall 50. Shoreline Aviation Seaplane Services can deliver you to Manhattan…

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The holiday season is coming up fast and we’ve had some requests for Commuter Seaplane trips to The Hamptons for the holiday season which we are happy to do. If you are interested in flying to East Hampton on Friday, December 21st, Monday, December 24th or Friday, December 28th kindly let us know. Westbound trips…

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Cape Air is offering seaplane service from New York and New Haven to Provincetown for a wild weekend of Halloween celebrations. Departure time on Friday, October 26th from the 23rd Street Seaplane Base in NYC is 2:00 p.m. and from Tweed New Haven Airport at 2:30 p.m. Arrival time in Provincetown is 3:30 p.m. –…

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Adam Schewitz is, once again, a seaplane pilot flying for Cape Air. I hope we can keep him. But if wanderlust strikes again, we'll understand.

A couple of years ago, we assigned one of Cape Air’s young pilots, Adam Schewitz, to what I thought was a plum assignment, flying seaplanes in the Virgin Islands for the winter. His accommodation over two seasons was the company’s catamaran, Seabird, which we used for both crew housing and training. Adam is an extreme…

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