St. Petersburg, located between the Gulf of Mexico and Tampa Bay, is known for its warm weather and delightful breezes. Clearly a cultural center and family favorite, St. Petersburg offers an array of interactive, art, science and natural attractions to spark anyone’s curiosity, while its beaches are known as some of the best in the country. Along with beautiful beaches, St. Petersburg attracts visitors to the Salvador Dali Museum, Fort De Soto Park and the St. Petersburg Pier. With an average of some 361 days of sunshine each year, and a Guinness World Record for logging the most consecutive days of sunshine (768 days), it is nicknamed “The Sunshine City.” Whether you are traveling to St. Petersburg for business or pleasure, there is certainly something for everyone.
Airports serving this area:
|St. Petersburg Clearwater International: (PIE)
St. Petersburg Clearwater International Airport is a public/military airport nine miles north of downtown St. Petersburg and seven miles southeast of Clearwater, in Pinellas County, Florida. Located ten miles to the west of Tampa International airport on the Tampa Bay, the airport is a popular choice with private aircraft and charter operations. The airport is also the home of Coast Guard Air Station Clearwater, the largest and busiest U.S. Coast Guard Air Station in the United States, and an Army Aviation Support Facility operating UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters. This airport features three runways with the longest being nine thousand seven hundred and thirty feet.
Field Based Operators (FBO’s):
- Signature Flight Support