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By Sea

Enter between the lighthouses on the headlands of West Chop and East Chop. The harbor mouth is more than a mile wide at its outermost extremity, narrowing gradually upon approaching the inner harbor breakwater and the ferry wharf at harbor's head.

Buoyage on entry is gauged to deep draft vessels: however due respect must be paid to the rocky ledges along the eastern shore of West Chop, beginning at Allegheny Rock (marked by Can "25") and west of Nun "4".

By Air

There is year-round scheduled service to the Martha's Vineyard Airport from Boston, Hyannis, Nantucket, New Bedford, and Providence. Charter services also are available, and the airport has facilities for private planes. M.V. Airport is located in the center of the Island. Taxis and cars can be hired at the terminal.

Air New England, Inc. (508)693-8899, Martha's Vineyard Airport.
Charter services available.

Cape Air (800)352-0714 Web: www.flycapeair.com) flies from Boston, Hyannis, Nantucket, New Bedford, and Providence. They have interline baggage agreements for joint ticketing and interline baggage handling for connecting flights with most major airlines. They also have joint fares for discounted travel with America West, Colgan, Continental, Delta, and US Airways Express.

Desert & Island Air Charter, LLC, (203)272-2905 (800)835-9135 fax: (203)272-2490 E-mail: flysafe@desertislandair.com Web: www.desertislandair.com. Flying exclusively twin engine, executive aircraft.

Direct Flight, Inc. (508)693-6688, Martha's Vineyard Airport. Charter services only.

Eagle Air, Inc. (888)993-2453 888-99-EAGLE Web: www.eagleaircharter.com), Charter Service.

Executive Jet Worldwide Charter Services (888)393-2853
E-mail: fly@executivejetcharter.com
Web: http://www.executivejetcharter.com

Ocean Wings Air Charter, Inc. (508)693-4646 (800)253-5039), E-mail: wings@nantucket.net, Web: http://www.oceanwings.com, Martha's Vineyard Airport. 7-day, 24-hour charter service available. Serving the Northeast Corridor since 1990.

Primac Air - Air Charter Services (800)247-8699, E-mail: primac@idt.net Web: http://www.primac.com). Charter service from Teterboro Airport, Teterboro, NJ.

Shoreline Aviation, Inc. (203)468-8639 (800)468-8639), Charter service and arial tours.