Sands Point Seaplane Base

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Sands Point Seaplane Base
Airport type Public
Operator Brewer Capri Marina
Location Port Washington, New York
Elevation AMSL 0 ft / 0 m
Coordinates 40°50′15″N 073°42′58″W / 40.83750°N 73.71611°W / 40.83750; -73.71611Coordinates: 40°50′15″N 073°42′58″W / 40.83750°N 73.71611°W / 40.83750; -73.71611
Direction Length Surface
ft m
1/19 6,000 1,829 Water
12/30 6,000 1,829 Water

Sands Point Seaplane Base (FAA LID: 7N3) is a seaplane landing area located in Manhasset Bay, two miles (3 km) northwest of the central business district (CBD) of Port Washington, in Nassau County, New York, USA. During part of the 1930s Sands Point served as the New York base of the Boeing 314(a.k.a.; Yankee Clipper).


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