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Tropic Ocean Airways Monthly Blogs

  • COVID-19

    March 30, 2020

    COVID-19 While there has been a decline in travel worldwide due to concerns regarding COVID-19, Tropic Ocean Airways continues to serve our partners and customers throughout Florida, The Bahamas and the Caribbean. Although we have temporarily suspended our regularly scheduled flights, we continue to provide much needed support for the movement of cargo, critical supplies, and any other flight requests.  If you are interested in booking a flight, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Tropic Ocean Airways is committed to the safety of our guests and employees while delivering the highest level of service possible. We are closely monitoring coronavirus to remain prepared for any significant changes that may occur. ... Read more

  • Tropic Ocean Airways, Blue Tide Marine, & Kamalame Cay, Proudly Announce Poseidon's Challenge

    February 25, 2020

    Named for the mythic God of the Sea, the first annual Poseidon’s Challenge presents the world’s fiercest waterborne competition in a setting that celebrates the natural beauty of the Bahamas.... Read more

  • Escape With Us On The Ultimate Luxe Beach Getaway this Valentine’s Day

    February 03, 2020

    Is there anything more romantic than flying aboard a private seaplane and landing on a crystal clear lagoon in front of an ultra-lux, beachfront resort in the Bahamas or the Florida Keys for Valentine’s Day weekend?... Read more

  • Seaplane Santa Flies Back To The Bahamas

    December 23, 2019

    Could there anything better than bringing a bit of holiday joy to kids in Bahamas at Christmas time? We here at Tropic Ocean Airways don’t think so! And that’s why the “Santa Seaplane” has been delivering toys to the school kids on the islands in the Bahamas that need them the most since 2012... Read more

  • Top 5 Reasons Why Tropic Ocean Airways’ Seaplane Service Is The Best Way To Get To The Bahamas From South Florida

    December 02, 2019

    I’m one of those lucky travelers who’s been able to catch more than my fair share of rides aboard private planes over the years. And my Tropic Ocean Airways flight that took off from Miami wasn’t my first seaplane flight either. But it was the Best. And here are the Top 5 reasons why:... Read more

  • Explore Southern Eleuthera for an Authentic Bahamian Experience

    October 17, 2019

    The popularity of certain locations in The Bahamas is driven by access and social distribution of images and videos. Off the beaten track lies some of the greatest locations kept almost in secret for the best of reasons. We are exploring Southern Eleuthera to showcase the many opportunities to find a new destination that may have been overlooked.... Read more

  • Now flying out of Puerto Rico

    October 08, 2019

    San Juan, Puerto Rico - The executive director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (CTPR), Carla Campos, welcomed Tropic Ocean Airways to Puerto Rico during a round table with the press held today in Bahía Urbana. The chief executive officer of the airline, Rob Ceravolo, and the president of the Caribbean division and general counsel, Bryan Winters, discussed details about the start of its operations on the Island and plans to establish a base of amphibious airplanes in Puerto Rico. ... Read more

  • The worst has passed now #LetsGoBahamas

    October 03, 2019

    The Islands of The Bahamas are open for business! Fall is one of the islands’ best-kept secrets, Tropic Ocean Airways is excited to make it easy to book a trip this time of year. Whether it is a couple’s getaway after the kids are back to school or a holiday vacation with the family, we are here and excited to make it happen. - 10% of all profits will be donated directly to Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts for all flights through 2019- All flights booked before October 31st will be discounted an additional 10% (some exclusions apply) Although Grand Bahama and Abaco were directly impacted, the majority of The Bahamas are warmly welcoming guests’ reservations for the fall. Tropic has and continues to support rebuilding efforts while providing our guests a unique experience unmatched in convenience. ... Read more

  • Hurricane Dorian Relief Efforts

    September 26, 2019

    Tropic Ocean Airways provided relief after hurricanes Joaquin, Matthew and Irma but we knew that with our partners, we could do more. In June of 2019 we began planning with Blue Tide Marine (BTM) to develop our hurricane response strategy so that we would be fully prepared to take action in the event of a major storm.... Read more

  • Andros Untouched Splendor

    August 29, 2019

    Andros is the largest yet least developed island of all The Bahamas. This is a great location for a wedding or honeymoon, divers, fishermen, bird watchers, hikers, and for those who want to just get away from it all. The third largest barrier reef in the world lays only feet from the shore with a cascading drop in depth to over 6000 feet within one mile of the coast. The diverse and bountiful variety of sea life compliments the migrating and local rare species of birds only found in Andros. The Joulters are part of the Great Bahamas Bank of flats surrounding the western and northern shores offering world class Bone fishing. Historical landmarks can be found from the days of Privateers to the English escaping the Americas during the Revolution.... Read more

  • Great Ideas to explore The Bahamas

    August 26, 2019

    For those who have been to The Bahamas many times you have your favorite spot for fresh conch salad, top fishing locations or guides, and preferred place to stay. We would like to open some new ideas to include and maybe provide something different to explore. A great starting point is with the Bahamas Out Island website.... Read more

  • Travel to Harbour Island

    August 22, 2019

    Dunmore Town is on a small island directly east of the North Eleuthera Airport. This charming island was founded by English Loyalists fleeing during the Revolutionary War in the 1700s. Early settlers were fisherman and farmers. In the 1800s, Dunmore town became Harbour Island’s first settlement. Dunmore town was a shipyard and sugar refinement center, leading to a profitable industry – RUM!... Read more

  • The World is Our Runway

    August 15, 2019

    Our Charter team is asked often where we can fly our guests to on a regular basis. It is sometimes difficult to imagine a seaplane takes you almost anywhere you could imagine visiting.... Read more

  • Tropic Ocean Airways Lands the First Seaplane in Cuba in Decades

    May 06, 2019

    Tropic Ocean Airways and Pacific Bound Yachts made history on March 5th, 2019. For the first time in 60 years, a seaplane gently landed on Cuba’s highly protected waters... and it was glorious! It’s the first time since 1959 that a seaplane has graced the turquoise blue waters surrounding the verdant, tropical island.... Read more

  • Extraordinary Exumas

    February 01, 2019

    With untouched beaches, sapphire-blue water, and as many cays and islands as there are days in a year, The Exumas are a sight to behold from the air. Imagine taking a private charter flight, making your way to an isolated beach for snorkeling in amid vibrant reefs and colorful marine life. Or find yourself making a thrilling sea landing next to a yacht for an up-close tour along The Exumas’ pristine shores. ... Read more

  • Get to Know Tropic Ocean Airways

    January 01, 2019

    Tropic Ocean Airways began in 2009 by aviation innovator, US NAVY TOPGUN instructor, and combat-proven leader Rob Ceravolo. Inspired by the motivational words of Richard Branson’s Screw It, Let's Do It: Lessons In Life, Ceravolo sought to revolutionize premium scheduled and privately chartered flights, making flying a breeze for his clients.... Read more

  • Fly Tropic Ocean Air Direct To Your Yacht Charter In The Exumas

    February 01, 2020

    All of us here at Tropic Ocean Airways love the impossibly blue water and white sand beaches the Bahamas are famous for. But when it comes to truly immersing yourself in Bahamas-based luxury and relaxation, exploring the cays of the Exumas on a yacht is nearly impossible to top.... Read more

  • A Fresh Take on Paradise

    April 01, 2019

    Can’t choose between a fishing or diving vacation? Take a trip to Fresh Creek in Andros, the largest island of The Bahamas, and you can easily enjoy both. Fresh Creek is bonefishing nirvana—head out on a half- or full-day guided trip in a flat-bottomed boat and reel in to your heart’s content in the shallow, amazingly clear waters. ... Read more

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