Tropic Ocean Airways Gives Airplane Rides to Children with Cancer, Special Needs, or Medical Complications.

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Tropic Ocean Airways teamed up with Vital Flight for 'A Special Day for Special Kids' event held at the Boca Raton airport last weekend.

Tropic Pilots with Vital Flight Families

Tropic Pilots with Vital Flight Families

"it makes our work worth while to see the joy we can bring to people in difficult situations" said Tropic Ocean Airways - Captain Ricardo Bock Santos.

Tropic Ocean Airways, a local South Florida based company was one of the sponsors for Vital Flight, a non-profit volunteer pilot organization which put on the event ‘A Special Day for Special Kids’ each year.

Children and their parents were able to enjoy a trip along the shoreline from Boca Raton airport in Tropic Ocean Airways latest Cessna Grand Caravan EX. The wheeled aircraft is fully air-conditioned and has executive seating configured for nine guests. Tropic exceeds required safety and maintenance standards, always operating with two pilots.

“I love giving back to our community” said Captain Ricardo Bock Santos “The children and parents were smiling the whole trip, it makes our work worth while to see the joy we can bring to people in difficult situations”.

Tropic Ocean Airways was able to provide four flights during the event giving numerous groups of families a day to remember.

About Tropic Ocean Airways:

Founded in 2009 by US Navy TOPGUN Graduate Rob Ceravolo, Tropic Ocean Airways LLC is an FAA-certified air carrier specializing in private terminal service throughout Florida and the Caribbean. Tropic Ocean Airways' fleet of late-model Cessna Caravan Amphibians and wheeled aircraft are handled by highly experienced military aviators and seaplane instructors providing service to private travelers as well as companies and organizations within the yachting and boating industry.

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