St. Petersburg in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
St. Petersburg Central Yacht Basin
Historic Aerospace Site
—The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics —
Erected 2010 by The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Location. 27° 46.44′ N, 82° 37.803′ W. Marker is in St. Petersburg, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker is on 2nd Avenue Northeast east of Bayshore Drive Northeast, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is in downtown St. Petersburg on the grounds of the St. Petersburg Museum of History, in the center of a circular drive. Marker is at or near this postal address: 335 2nd Avenue Northeast, Saint Petersburg FL 33701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of The World's First Scheduled Airline (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stonewall Jackson Memorial Highway Terminus (was approx. ¼ mile away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Soreno Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Demens Landing (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pioneer Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Peter Demens (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brigadier General Thaddeus Kosciuszko (approx. 0.4 miles away); World Record (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Petersburg.
More about this marker. The marker is on a peninsula of land which divides the north and central yacht basins of the St. Petersburg Municipal Marina.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Several nearby markers feature details about the airline and the people behind it.
Categories. • Air & Space • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 11, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 11, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. 5. submitted on December 12, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.