Aviation Businesses for Sale in Florida are found across a broad range of general aviation categories. General Aviation opportunities in Florida may include air charter, private aviation, flight training, ballooning, parachuting, gliding, hang gliding, aerial photography, foot-launched powered hang gliders, air ambulance, crop dusting, charter flights, traffic reporting, outsourcing of police air patrols and forest fire fighting. Ground services, aircraft maintenance, pilot shops and other industry related operations create additional aviation business opportunities and these types of businesses all create good aviation opportunities in Florida.
Florida ranks top in the nation for air transportation businesses, flight training businesses and support activities for air transportation. This in turn makes Florida the number one opportunity spot in the aviation industry for Florida aviation businesses for sale. As the birthplace of commercial aviation and the air transportation hub of the Western Hemisphere Florida boasts more than 5.5 million takeoffs and landings each year. Florida’s aviation industry employs more than 52,500 people and operates out of 100+ public airports, 600+ private airports and close to 30 military airfields. It is no wonder Florida is such a highly desirable area for Florida aviation business for sale.
FBO for sale operations, Flight School for sale, Aircraft maintenance business for sale, Flight training companies for sale, Aircraft manufactures for sale are all among the recent aviation business for sale in Florida. Flights schools in particular seem to be generating significant interest from buyers because of a looming pilot shortage. With the U.S. enforcing a mandatory retirement age of 65 for commercial airline pilots, more pilots seem to be retiring than entering the work force. So for aviation enthusiast flight training and the recruiting of new pilots seems to be an excellent opportunity.
FBO’s although highly desirable can sometime be difficult to find in Florida. Many can have airport authority restrictions that can make them difficult to sell but the good ones usually do not stay on the market for long.
Whether buying or selling an aviation company in Florida, Truforte Business Group has representatives that are well qualified in handling the purchase and sale of Florida Aviation businesses. Not only have we sold many business for sale opportunities in Florida but our team has specific experience with the in the sale of aviation businesses. Truforte Business Group’s experience, industry contacts and extensive aircraft and aviation knowledge are sure to be a valuable resource for both Buyers and Sellers of aviation business for sale in Florida.
For specific information on the aviation industry in Florida, the Florida Aviation Business Association main purpose is to promote, protect and advocate for the general aviation industry in Florida. Businesses for sale in other industries can be found at all Florida businesses for sale.