Renting a seaplane in the USA has become difficult due to insurance problem. There are only a very few places where a seaplane pilot can rent a seaplane and fly solo. I found a great solution at Tavares FL, America’s Seaplane City. www.tavares.org/899/Seaplane-Base-Marina. Here you can join a club for moderate costs, a seaplane insurance and … Weiterlesen
On our trip we landed in St. Eustatius (Sint Eustatitus, Netherlands Antilles) a very green island in the caribbean sea.
We just dropped in for refueling, which took us one hour for customs and immigration (what for?). The refueling took 15 minutes.
Anguilla was a good place for staying overnight and refuelling.
Flight control was competent, refueling fast and the second time we could pay with Visa. A handling agent, who costs nothing helps you to go around with immigration and customs. Makes sense to leave him some $. No further costs besides parking fees. We booked a hotel with www.booking.com and the procedure was quite rapid. … Weiterlesen
Hawks Nest has specials for pilots http://www.hawks-nest.com/default.asp