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Abaco Fly-In
December 8-11, 2022

Whether you’re planning your first flight to The Bahamas or you simply love introducing fellow pilots to the thrill of flying over water, The Bahamas Fly-In program offers an unmatched experience in a community of pilots who know—and love—our beautiful islands. Join us along with our flying ambassadors Valerie Talbot and Eric Larson from Skyline Baron Pilot, as well as our partners AOPA & Sun 'n Fun for the Abaco Fly-In to experience the unique beauty of The Abacos. 

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Take Flight with Us

A Short Hop

Leaving the Florida east coast, The Abacos are only 283 miles away. 

Fuel Up

In the islands, you are never more than 20 minutes flying time from fuel. Fly-In participants also receive discounted fuel rates.

Natural Beauty

Explore the breathtaking natural beauty of The Abacos from above and below. 

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Checklist to Enter

Flying a private plane to The Bahamas is truly simple and well within the capabilities of the lightest single engine aircraft. Nearly every day, our weather is as clear as our water. Cumulus clouds dot blue skies at around 2,500 feet in the morning, rising to 7,500 feet in the afternoon, creating ideal flying conditions for private pilots.

Wherever you’re headed, every island has an airport with fast customs service and first-rate facilities, and more than 20 Bahamas- and U.S.-based FBOs offer the service and support you need for a safe, seamless experience.

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Host Hotel Abaco Beach Resort & Boat
Harbour Marina

Abaco Beach Resort & Boat Harbour Marina is a classic Bahamian getaway that depicts the true essence of the Out Islands of The Bahamas. Its relaxed, hassle-free setting is perfect for families, couples, friends, and groups. 

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Fly-In Itinerary

For more details about each activity throughout the trip, we invite you to download the Abaco Fly-In itinerary. 

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Things To Do Dive The Catacombs

Storied shipwrecks, shallow coral reefs, sea turtles and Caribbean reef sharks make The Abacos a surprisingly diverse dive destination. Among the top dive sites is The Catacombs near Green Turtle Cay, a sun-splashed coral garden of turtles, tropical fish and eagle rays at an accessible 40 feet.

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Things To Do Skip From
Cay To Cay

The calm Abaco Sea and the diverse islands of the Abaco chain make sailing from cay to cay a true delight. Whether you island hop on your private boat or take the local ferries, no trip to The Abacos is complete without some seafaring.

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Things To Do Visit The Foundry

Little Harbour

Located on a remote corner of Great Abaco Island, Pete Johnston’s Art Gallery and Foundry provides guests with the opportunity to tour a working foundry and admire the works of art it has produced. Top the adventure off with drinks at Pete’s Pub.

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Things To Do Haul In A Prized Predator

Just a few minutes offshore, the Sea of Abaco plunges 5,000 ft into the Atlantic. Here, giant predators like blue marlin, sailfish, and tuna cruise the waters. Anglers looking for a prize catch (and the worthy fight that comes with the title) are drawn to The Abacos year-round, whether on their own or for one of the annual tournaments.

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