Because the Pilatus PC-12 in the PlaneSense program is able to land on runways much shorter than most similarly sized jets, and will handle gravel, grass and hard surfaces equally well, we can more easily get you to locations and events that many put on the top of their list of things to do.
Block Island, RI, Block Island State Airport. 2,502 feet runway.
Watch or participate in Block Island Race Week XXIV or the 29th Annual Block Island Triathlon.
Chapel Hill, NC, Horace Williams Airport. 4,005 feet runway.
Land just one mile from University of North Carolina’s campus, 1st among the 100 best U.S. public colleges and universities that offer both top-flight academics and affordable costs as ranked by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and additionally ranked 5th best public university in U.S. News & World Report’s 2011 “Best Colleges” guidebook for the 10th consecutive year.
Cumberland Island, GA, Stafford Airport. 3,600 feet turf runway.
Sun, sand, beautiful vistas and a relaxing atmosphere on Georgia’s southernmost barrier island, with pristine maritime forests, undeveloped beaches and wide marshes for exquisite hiking, camping, fishing, star gazing, photography, bird watching, beach combing and swimming.
Fishers Island, NY, Elizabeth Field Airport. 2,328 feet runway.
World class Striped Bass fishing in late Spring and early Fall along with Bluefish, Flounder, Porgy, Butterfish, Rock Bass (Blackfish), and for the more adventurous, Tuna, Marlin and Shark in the waters off Montauk, just ten miles away.
Hilton Head, SC, Hilton Head Airport. 4,300 feet runway.
Take in the Hilton Head Concours d’Elegance with over 150 vintage cars and motorcycles competing for “Best of Show” and “People’s Choice” awards this November and in April visit the 43rd annual Heritage PGA tournament at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island.
Scotland Cay, Bahamas, Scotland Cay Airport. 3,000 feet private runway.
One-of-a-kind luxury residential community only accessible by private aircraft, private vessel, or ferry service from Abaco and offering exclusivity and privacy with some of the best sailing, swimming, diving and fishing alongside the most beautiful, natural features of the Bahamas.
Stowe, VT, Morrisville-Stowe State Airport. 3,701 feet runway.
Enjoy the Annual Stowe Foliage Arts Festival and return for incredible skiing in Northern Vermont.
Toronto, Canada, City Centre Airport. 3,988 feet runway.
Sink into the life and drama of the Toronto International Film Festival, considered by many to be the most successful public film festival in the world.
Note: This article is displaying as it appeared in Volume 01 of our PlaneSense: Informational Quarterly newsletter.
Runway data via www.airnav.com, www.acukwik.com and www.fly-bahamas.com.
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