Naples Airport prepares for hurricane season

Naples Airport prepares for hurricane season Hurricane season is June 1 through Nov. 30 and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting an above-normal 2021 season. In Southwest Florida, almost everyone has a plan in place and makes preparations for their homes, but many do not think of their aircraft until it is too…

Naples Aviation FBO has temporarily relocated to North Road Terminal

  Naples Aviation FBO has temporarily relocated to North Road Terminal Effective Wednesday, May 26, Naples Aviation FBO, ground and rental car services started temporarily operating out of Naples Airport’s North Road Terminal (formerly known as the Commercial Airline Terminal). There will be no interruption to FBO services. The NAA Operations, HR and Communications departments…

Safety Awareness: Laser Strikes

Safety Awareness: Laser Strikes Laser strikes against pilots hit an all time high in 2020, even with the overall decrease in air traffic operations. In 2020, pilots reported 6,852 laser strikes to The Federal Aviation Administration. This is a substantial increase over the 6,136 laser strikes reported in 2019, and is the highest number reported…

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Naples Aviation named 19th best U.S. FBO and 8th best independent FBO

Naples Aviation named 19th best U.S. FBO and 8th best independent FBO Professional Pilot Magazine named Naples Aviation the 19th best fixed-base operator (FBO) and the 8th best independent FBO in the United States in its annual Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment (PRASE) survey. For eight consecutive years, Naples Aviation has been recognized as…

Collier County EMS MedFlight

Collier County Emergency Medical Services (EMS) commemorated the launch of their new MedFlight helicopter on Thursday, March 18. Collier County EMS MedFlight headquarters located at the Naples Airport. The brand-new Airbus H135T3H helicopter is here to help serve our community and is designated as MedFlight1. The previous aircraft will continue to assist as a spare,…

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Gilligan, Kuntz and Schmelzle appointed to the Naples Airport Authority Noise Compatibility Committee

The Naples Airport Authority Board of Commissioners selected James Gilligan to represent the airport’s southwest quadrant, John Kuntz to represent active commercial and general aviation pilots and Julie Schmelzle to represent the airport’s northeast quadrant on the Noise Compatibility Committee. The NCC is comprised of nine citizen volunteers who help monitor the impact of aircraft…