Current Information

STANIEL CAY AIRPORT HAS REOPENED!

Runway: 3,000' x 75'
Hours: Sunrise to 3pm
Hours will change to Sunrise to Sunset upon completion of the Runway End Safety Area, in approx. 2 weeks. Updates will be given on Facebook, Twitter, and our website upon receipt.

**Send us your photos of the new runway and airport! If published in the 2017 Bahamas Pilot's Guide, you'll receive a complimentary copy with your photo(s) in it! Full photo credit is given to the photographer.**

Bahamas Weekly article:
http://www.thebahamasweekly.com/publish/bis-news-updates/Staniel_Cay_Airport_Re-Opened_to_Air_Traffic45182.shtml

AOPA article:
http://www.aopa.org/News-and-Video/All-News/2015/November/23/The-Bahamas-reopens-Staniel-Cay-airport


 

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, 2016
Travel By: Now through October 31st, 2016
No Black-out dates!

  • $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, 2016
Travel By: Now through October 31st, 2016
Black-out dates: December 21st, 2015 - January 3rd, 2016; March 24th - 27th, 2016

  • 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.

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, general aviation aircraft flying in or over the Bahamas, balloons, gliders and lighter than air.
 

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