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Treasure Coast Air Services

Treasure Coast Seaplanes is proudly based at Treasure Coast Air Services, located at the Vero Beach Regional Airport.

Treasure Coast Seaplanes offers the Treasure Coast’s most unique eco-tour. The amphibious aircraft allows you to see the Treasure Coast as it is meant to be seen…by land, sea, and air!

Treasure Coast Air Services (TCAS) is Vero Beach’s newest Fixed Base Operator located on the North Ramp. TCAS provides exceptional service and quality products in a vacation-like atmosphere.

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ABOUT US

Michael and Sheena Hoover, have an extensive background in aviation, marine, tour and business operations. As professional Pilots/Flight Instructors, Michael and Sheena have a combined experience of over thirty years.

MICHAEL HOOVER

Michael completed all of his pilot training at FlightSafety International Academy. At the completion of his training he was hired as a Certified Flight Instructor and later promoted to Foreign Contract Program Manager. In this position he served as the primary liaison overseeing multiple foreign contracts including: PTC Pilot Training College of Ireland, Virgin Nigeria Airways, Nigerian Air Force, and Ghana Air Force. After earning his seaplane rating over 10 years ago, Michael has been passionate about sharing his enthusiasm for seaplane flying with others. While living in Sedona, Arizona, Michael worked as a professional Tour Guide at Pink Jeep Tours providing scenic, off-road, high adventure fun in the Coconino National Forest.

PROFESSIONAL TOUR GUIDE

COMMERCIAL PILOT, CFI

SHEENA HOOVER

Sheena began flying in West Virginia and relocated to Florida to complete her degree in Aviation Business Administration (Minor in Flight Operations) at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. After completing her degree she received her Certified Flight Instructor certificate from FlightSafety International Academy and was hired as a flight instructor upon the completion of her training. Sheena was later promoted to the Swiss Aviation Training program. Most recently, she has worked at Legacy Flight Training providing initial and recurrent training in the Piper Mirage and Meridian. Sheena is currently pursuing a Fixed Base Manager certification through Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

ATP PILOT, CFI, CFII, MEI

SEAPLANE TOURS

Let the adventure begin! Explore the history and natural beauty of the Treasure Coast on an unforgettable low altitude, sightseeing tour with Treasure Coast Seaplanes.

TREASURE COAST TOUR

1 HOUR & 15 MINUTES

UP TO 5 PASSENGERS

Depart Vero Beach Regional Airport for a low-level flight along Vero Beach’s glorious coastline towards Sebastian Inlet while capturing breathtaking photos.

Experience the most bio-diverse lagoon ecosystem in the Northern hemisphere as the tour transitions over the vast Indian River Lagoon enroute to the pristine and untouched Blue Cypress Lake for a splashtacular water landing.

Once the aircraft comes to rest upon the water, step out onto the floats and behold the true Florida beauty very few get to witness. Immerse yourself with the extraordinary. Abundant wildlife abounds at the birthplace of the St. John’s River. From alligators to osprey, Blue Cypress Lake has it all.

$450 PURCHASE TOUR

LAND, SEA & AIR TOUR

50 MINUTES

UP TO 5 PASSENGERS

Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Vero Beach’s coastline, the Indian River Lagoon, and a water landing at Blue Cypress Lake.

$340 PURCHASE TOUR

BLUE CYPRESS TOUR

30 MINUTES

UP TO 5 PASSENGERS

Experience the natural beauty of Florida like never before. This tour offers the best of both worlds…takeoff and land at Blue Cypress Lake and Vero Beach Regional Airport.

$240 PURCHASE TOUR

DISCOVERY FLIGHT

60 MINUTES DUAL FLIGHT

1 PASSENGER/STUDENT

Have you have always dreamed of flying? This is your chance to train one-on-one with a Certified Flight Instructor. After this introductory seaplane lesson you will receive a Certificate of Completion.

$380 PURCHASE FLIGHT

SEAPLANE TRAINING

All courses are conducted in a Cessna 206 equipped with Wipline 3450 Amphibious Floats. All seaplane courses emphasize water operations. Additional experience will include: high performance, complex, and amphibious land operations.

PRIVATE/COMMERCIAL AIRPLANE SINGLE-ENGINE SEA (ASES)

  • 6 HOURS DUAL FLIGHT
  • 4 HOURS GROUND
  • CHECKRIDE FEES NOT INCLUDED

$2,500

SEAPLANE INTRODUCTION

Experience the thrill of seaplane flying without the pressure of a checkride.

  • 3 HOURS DUAL FLIGHT
  • 2 HOURS GROUND

$1,235

BFR (Biannual Flight Review)

  • 1.5 HOUR DUAL FLIGHT
  • 1 HOUR GROUND
  • SEAPLANE RATING NOT REQUIRED

$620

DUAL RENTAL

Build seaplane hours or plan your next adventure with a Safety Pilot to assist you.

  • SEAPLANE RATING REQUIRED

$350

ATP ASES

  • FAA PREREQUISITE: 50 HOURS SEAPLANE

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SEA & LAND SURVIVAL

Prepare for the unexpected. Our experts provide you with the knowledge and skills to survive until rescued.

  • 1 DAY SEA SURVIVAL (Underwater Egress)
  • 1 DAY LAND SURVIVAL

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PILOT SERVICES

Experience the difference. Treasure Coast Air Services is ready to deliver the customer experience you expect.

HANGAR STORAGE

SHORT TERM RENTAL

LONG TERM RENTAL

Let the professionals at TCAS care for your aircraft while being stored in an impressive hangar designed to showcase your aircraft’s beauty.

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FUEL SERVICE

$4.20 SELF-SERVE

100LL

Treasure Coast Air Services is an AvFuel FBO providing both self-serve and full service 100LL fueling options.

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PILOT TRAINING

EXPERIENCED INSTRUCTORS

AFFORDABLE RATES

The experienced Certified Flight Instructors at TCAS offer a variety of training options customized to meet your needs.

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OTHER SERVICES

  • LOUNGE
  • COVERED DECK
  • FLIGHT PLANNING STATION
  • Wi-Fi
  • ORGANIC COFFEE & CHOCOLATE
  • COURTESY CAR - JEEP WRANGLER
  • CAR RENTAL (AVIS)
  • PLAYGROUND
  • CONCIERGE SERVICES

PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEOGRAPHY

Treasure Coast Seaplanes provides a platform to capture remarkable photos and videos utilizing multiple GoPro 4K Ultra HD video cameras. Call for details.

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LATEST NEWS

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SEAPLANE RATING - CHECK!

Professional pilot, Jud, finally added a seaplane rating to his impressive list of aviation accomplishments. Although he had always wanted to earn an Airplane Single-Engine Seaplane (ASES) rating, he was never interested in being rushed through a 1-2 day course. It was important to him to thoroughly learn how to fly a seaplane rather than just getting the rating. Once Jud visited Treasure Coast Seaplanes (TCS) he knew he had found the right course and instructors. He was convinced, “The Cessna 206 with amphibious floats is awesome!”

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TCAS - EXPERIENCE THE DIFFERENCE

After 10 months of renovation this new Fixed Base Operator located at Vero Beach Regional Airport is sure to make its mark. The Treasure Coast Air Services (TCAS) facility has been restored from top to bottom with the pilot and customer’s comfort in mind. The passion and professionalism of the TCAS team is readily recognizable down to every detail.

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She Said Yes!

SHE SAID YES!

After a month of planning, the young couple arrived at Treasure Coast Seaplanes. The pilot went over the final details with the nervous passenger while the soon to be fiancé relaxed unsuspectingly on the deck. Shortly thereafter, the Captain whisked the couple away for an indelible sunset tour.

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