Tropic Ocean Airways is Florida’s preferred way of travel. Based out of Fort Lauderderale/Hollywood International Airport’s Sheltair Terminal, the company has announced scheduled flight service between Bimini and Fort Lauderdale commencing later this week in time for the 4th of July holiday.
The Fort Lauderdale based carrier currently operates charter flights to destinations throughout Florida and the Bahamas departing from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport as well as the Miami Seaplane Base – just opposite downtown Miami on Watson Island.
Bimini will be Tropic Ocean Airways second scheduled service destination in the Bahamas. The group also operates flights twice a week to Great Harbour Cay in the Berry Islands on Fridays and Sundays.
Tropic Ocean Airways will launch service from Fort Lauderdale to South Bimini on their new wheeled Cessna Grand Caravan EX. The aircraft seats up to 9 guests, features a comfortable leather interior in a spacious cabin, with individual AC and window views from every seat.
“Bimini is close to home for us, we support many local organizations and have been flying charter flights to the island from day one,” said Tropic Ocean Airways CEO, Rob Ceravolo. “We are glad to offer our premium service to the businesses, homeowners, and visitors of Bimini – it’s like flying a private charter at a per seat rate.”
He went on to include, “We are confident that our guests will find value in the service be it passenger travel plans or accommodating cargo in our spacious Cessna Caravans, our team is always ready to serve.”
Tropic Ocean Airways is expanding their operations to further strengthening their position as a leading airline in South Florida and the Bahamas providing clients with a premium travel experience. The airline has experienced rapid growth in the first few years of operation, to the point where today they are flying private charters, scheduled destination flights, cargo, medical comfort evacuations and direct to yacht provisioning services.
Founded in 2009 by US Navy TOPGUN Graduate Rob Ceravolo, Tropic Ocean Airways LLC is an FAA-certified air carrier specializing in private terminal service throughout Florida and the Caribbean. Tropic Ocean Airways fleet of late-model Cessna Caravan Amphibians are handled by highly experienced military aviators and seaplane instructors providing service to private travelers as well as companies and organizations within the yachting and boating industry.