Seaplane Base FA1

Fuel Sales

  • 90 Octane Marine Fuel
  • 100 Octane Low Lead Aviation Fuel
  • Jet A fuel available with 24-hour notice

Fuel pumps open: Seven days a week from 9 am until the last fueling at 5:00 pm

*Closed: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year‘s Day, Thanksgiving and the day after Thanksgiving.

The Prop Shop

Open everyday 9 am - 5 pm

fa1 airport chart

TAVARES SPB (FA1)  UTC–5(–4DT)  N28º48.03 ́ W81º43.67 ́63

FA1   Tavares Seaplane Base Tavares, Florida Telephone 352-742-6267 (Emergency after-hours phone 352-602-8688)

WATERWAY 09W–27W: 3000X200 (WATER) 


REMARKS: Attended 1400–2200Z‡. Provided VFR ops, public use, seaplane opr be aware of Leesburg Arpt to the northwest.

AIRPORT MANAGER: (352) 253-4267


CLEARANCE DELIVERY PHONE: For CD or to cnl IFR ctc Orlando Apch at 407-825-3398.

Seaplane Base Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.975
WX ASOS at LEE (4 nm W): 134.325 (352-787-1565)

FlightAware - FA1 Airport _ Tavares FA1 Airport
Airnav - FA1 Airport
FAA - FA1 Airport

The Tavares Seaplane Base & Marina (FA1) is a seaplane airport and recreational boating marina located on the Lake Dora waterfront in the heart of Wooton Park.  The center of operations for the Tavares Seaplane Base & Marina and Wooton Park is the Prop Shop in the historic Woodlea House located by the Seaplane ramp.

Check out the video link by the Experimental Aircraft Association about Tavares, Florida, "America's Seaplane City," and have a look at what we are doing!