What's Your Favorite Seaplane Destination?
During the summer season, we provide regularly scheduled seaplane service between New York City (from the 23rd Street Seaplane Base in Manhattan) and The Hamptons and Shelter Island. See our summer schedule below. For other destinations, we provide charter services. We can fly you directly to resorts, remote islands, private yachts, or fishing lodges. For those looking for a little adventure, we offer day trips as well as sightseeing tours. It’s all part of the fun!
Cape Air provides seaplane charter service throughout the Northeastern US, including New York City, East Hampton, Shelter Island, Montauk, Fisher’s Island, Long Beach Island, Newport, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Provincetown and Coastal Maine. We can also fly you as far as the Adirondacks or the Chesapeake Bay area. Taking a seaplane to your vacation destination is convenient and saves you precious time.
When they say location is everything, they must be talking about Miami Seaplane Base. Located on Watson Island, it’s just minutes from South Beach and within walking distance of the Miami Cruise Ship Terminal. There should be a sign there that reads, “The adventure starts here!” Over the last few years Miami Seaplane Base has…Read More
For many years, Mark Futch, the doyen of seaplane operators in Florida, lived in Boca Grande on the southwestern coast of Florida – where the turquoise waters surround jeweled emerald islands such as Sanibel and Captiva. Mark is a local there and started out, as the other men in his family had, as a fishing…Read More
The season up here in the northeast is still months away, but we’re busy interviewing and hiring new pilots. This past week was spent training new Captains and Co-Pilots. We are still hiring though, so if you know someone whose dream is to be a seaplane pilot, send them our way! Seaplane pilots are a…Read More