Call for Seaplane Concessions Proposals

sea plane arrives at Dry Tortugas
Sea Plane arrives at Dry Tortugas

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News Release Date: December 17, 2014

Contact: General Park Information, 305-242-7700

Contact: Media Contact Linda Friar, 305-242-7714

Contact: Media Contact Mary Plumb, 305-242-7017

On December 3, 2014, the National Park Service published a prospectus for interpretive passenger seaplane service in the Dry Tortugas. A site visit to be oriented to the current commercial use authorization holder’s operations and the park will be held Wednesday, January 7, 2015. Those interested must RSVP by Friday, December 19, 2014 with Bill Stevens, Chief of Commercial Services, Southeast Region via email at e-mail us  or phone at (404) 507-5636.

Questions from prospective bidders are due Friday, January 16, 2015, and must be sent to Mr. Stevens in writing. The prospectus includes interpretive passenger seaplane service between Key West, Florida and the park, with complimentary snorkel equipment and beverages.

All proposals are due on Friday, March 27, 2015.   More information on the prospectus can be found at

WHAT:       Dry Tortugas Interpretive Passenger Seaplane Concessions Prospectus

WHEN:      Site visit Wednesday, January 7, 2015. Those interested must RSVP by Friday, December 19, 2014. All proposals are due on Friday, March 27, 2015.   

WHERE:    Dry Tortugas National Park

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