Current Information

Beach Barbeque Fly-In – July 2nd-6th, Treasure Cay, Abaco MYAT

Only 20 rooms still available – Register today!

COST: $40 fee per plane, payable to Bahamas Ministry Of Tourism – entitles you to cocktail parties, Souvenir T-Shirts and VIP Treatment. Send your Registration Fee to Bahamas Fly-in 2014, 3021 SE 22nd Pl, Cape Coral, FL 33904

Treasure Cay Resort & Marina – $100 Per Room Per night. Book a stay of 4 nights or more, and you'll receive a fuel credit of $300 per plane, courtesy of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism. 

Contact Mark Steinberg, Senior Flying Ambassador, for more information at (239) 910-2460, e-mail: Mark@flyingambassador.com 


WEST END AIRPORT (MYGW), GRAND BAHAMA – NOW OPEN

The West End Airport – MYGW, a private airport, is now available for use as of June 1, 2014. This allows private pilots traveling to Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour to fly directly to the closest airport to the resort. West End Airport is 6,000' in length and is open 7 days a week from 8am-5pm daily.
All aircraft must have prior approval to land. For more information, contact Ashley Smith, Airport Manager – (242) 727-1335.

Travel to the Bahamas and SAVE! $300 Fuel Credit for Private Pilots

Book a 4-night stay or longer at any participating out islands hotel and receive a $300 fuel credit.

Booking window: Now through June 30th, 2014
Travel By: Now through December 1st, 2014

  • $300 instant savings offer is valid on minimum 4-night consecutive stay.
  • Offer is valid on single or double occupancy at participating BOIPB member resorts/hotels only.
  • Offer is redeemable by a licensed private pilot only. Upon Check-in, the pilot must present a copy of the Bahamas Customs stamped C7A receipt in the name of the traveling party.
  • Limit of one instant savings per reservation and a maximum of two rooms per reservation. Offer not combinable with any other fuel credit offers.
  • Offer not valid for private flights operated by resort properties

Island Hop and SAVE! $150 Fuel Credit for Private Pilots

Fly to any Two Islands and stay two nights on each Island visited on the same flight plan, receive $150.00 Fuel Credit for each 2 night stay at participating member resorts. Special Terms and conditions apply.

Booking window: Now through June 30th, 2014
Travel period:Now through December 1st, 2014

  • Offer valid for a minimum 2-night stay at each resort included with the same flight plan (single or double occupancy) at a participating BOIPB member resort/hotel only.
  • $150 instant savings offer is valid on minimum 2-night consecutive stay.
  • Offer is redeemable by a licensed private pilot only. Upon Check-in, the pilot must present a copy of the Bahamas Customs stamped C7A receipt in the name of the traveling party.
  • Limit of one instant savings per reservation and a maximum of two rooms per reservation. Offer not combinable with any other fuel credit offers.
  • Offer not valid for private flights operated by resort properties.

Escape to Paradise Yoga Retreat at Fernandez Bay Village – August 9-16, 2014



For more information, visit www.wanderingspirityogatravel.com. If you would like to join this retreat, contact Tiffany Ingersoll at (919) 348-9946 or email at wanderingspirityoga@gmail.com.


Landing Fees Raised at Grand Case – TFFG

Landing fees: $50US up to 2 metric tons. $62US for 2 to 4 metric tons. Parking fees start at $25/night up to 2 metric tons for up to a week. Parking fees doubled after one week.

For more information, call Chris Aviation (590) 590-87-75-70 or email at info@chrisaviation.aero
U.S. Customs - Change in Hours

The following U.S. Customs have changed hours:
Ft. Lauderdale Executive (FXE), 8am - 9pm, 7 days - STARTING MAY 5th
Miami-Opa Locka (OPF), 9am - 12am, 7 days
Bahamas Civil Aviation Exemption from Manditory 406MHz Emergency Locator Transmitter

Effective February 1st, 2013, the installation of 406 MHz emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) will not be mandatory for any general aviation aircraft flying to and/or within the Islands of the Bahamas. This exemption applies to all Bahamas Commercial Operators, generalaviation aircraft flying in or over the Bahamas, balloons, gliders and lighter than air.
Chris Aviation at Grand Case, St. Martin is Now Serving AvGas 100LL Fuel

For all those pilots who visit St. Martin, AvGas 100LL is now available at Chris Aviation, Grand Case. Please check our fuel price page for up-to-date fuel prices.
 

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