Maintaining Floatplanes

News Article from Maintaining Floatplanes

By Margaret Tehan | June 18, 2017

Reprinted with permission from Floatplanes provide a number of specialized and MRO intensive challenges for repair companies. Chris Kjelgaard | Jun 16, 2017 SINT MAARTEN – As one might intuitively guess, maintaining floatplanes and amphibians – particularly those which routinely operate commercial charters or scheduled services and need to provide very high levels of…

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Cape Air provides seaplane charters and seaplane services to Shelter Island, NY from the 23rd Street seaplane base. Sound Aircraft, 800-443-0031.

Shelter Island Seaplane Service

By Andrea | June 1, 2017

We have been getting a lot of inquiries on our summer service to Shelter Island, so I thought we should let those interested know that, yes we are still providing seaplane service to the island. Just like East Hampton, there are flights from the 23rd Street Seaplane Base on Thursday and Friday afternoons, as well…

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The New York Weekender Flights

By Andrea | May 22, 2017

This summer Shoreline Aviation is offering seaplane flights between Tweed Airport in New Haven and the 23rd Street Seaplane Base in New York City. The “New York Weekender Flights” will depart on Thursday and Friday afternoons at 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. with return trips on Sunday evening at 7:15 p.m. and Monday mornings at…

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Shoreline Aviation Seaplane Commuter Season Starts

By Andrea | May 10, 2017

Spring has arrived and our clients are already itching to get out of New York so they can enjoy the crisp ocean breezes of The Hamptons. Our weekend commuter service has been up and running for the past month. You can see from the accompanying photo that East Hampton Airport has one lone Shoreline seaplane…

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A Little Romance Took Flight

By Andrea | April 10, 2017

When you think of aviation, the subject of romance doesn’t usually come to mind, but recently on our company anniversary, we started to reflect on the many people who have been a part of the Shoreline Aviation family over the years. We talked about the Sodergren boys who all learned to fly with John back…

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Shoreline Aviation Job Opportunities

By Andrea | April 6, 2017

The summer season is just around the corner and Shoreline Aviation Seaplane Services has some job opportunities in three areas including Seaplane Pilots, Aircraft Maintenance Technicians, and Dock Personnel. We offer a fun, family environment where employees are well taken care of and in turn take care of the company. Salaries are generally higher than…

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Cape Air celebrates 37 years of seaplane charter service.

Celebrating our 37th April Fool’s Day

By Andrea | April 1, 2017

Today is Shoreline Aviation’s 37th anniversary. John Kelly, founder of the company has always said that April Fool’s Day is the appropriate time to start an aviation company. Draw your own conclusions! When asked why he decided to start Shoreline, he told me he had just wanted to have a summer job that was interesting…

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East Hampton Seaplane Service is Taking Off

By Andrea | March 27, 2017

Spring is officially here and Shoreline Aviation can’t wait to get started with our seasonal service between New York’s Seaplane Base (East 23rd Street) and East Hampton Airport. In fact, in response to a special request from some dedicated customers, we flew our first “commuter” of the season last Friday afternoon! Once again this season…

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Jay Katz, Pacific Bush Pilot

By Andrea | March 23, 2017

You just never know when you’re going to run into someone you know in an airport, but it happens to John Kelly all the time. Over the course of nearly 37 years, we estimate that nearly 1000 pilots have worked at Shoreline Aviation. Recently John was walking through the airport in Honolulu when someone walked…

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