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States with the most heliports and seaplane bases

The following data from the Bureau of Transportation Statistics identifies those ten (10) states with the most public and private heliports and seaplane bases in the United States. A separate list is provided for each. One of the more surprising … Continue reading

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Urban seaplane bases – a commercial aviation option?

A potential option that waterfront cities may wish to consider for increasing their available airport operational capacity is to add or expand a seaplane base. In many instances a seaplane base can be located in much closer proximity to the central business district and other … Continue reading

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