Serving Florida's Paradise Coast of Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades, Naples Airport (APF) accommodates over 100,000 general aviation takeoffs and landings each year. Minutes from the Gulf, downtown Naples and I-75, the airport is home to flight schools, air charters including flights to the Florida Keys and the Bahamas, and rental car companies. The Naples Museum of Military History, located in the commercial terminal, attracts more than 25,000 visitors each year. Relax on the public observation deck at the south end of the airfield and listen to radio transmissions from the air traffic control tower. Shop for aviation-themed gifts in the Airport Pilot Shop.
The airport's FBO, Naples Aviation, provides friendly services for pilots and travelers, and U.S. Customs clearance is offered for international flights. Naples Airport encourages "Fly Safe Fly Quiet" measures and a nighttime curfew from 10 p.m. until 7 a.m. Florida Department of Transportation values the airport's economic impact to the community at $283.5 million annually.
Customized group tours of the airport facilities are available by advance reservation.