NAICS Code 487990

NAICS 487990

NAICS Code 487990 – Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Other

Definition of NAICS Code 487990: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing scenic and sightseeing transportation (except on land and water). The services provided are usually local and involve same-day return to place of departure.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 487990

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Aerial cable cars, scenic and sightseeing operation
  • Helicopter rides, scenic and sightseeing operation
  • Aerial tramways, scenic and sightseeing operation
  • Hot air balloon rides, scenic and sightseeing operation
  • Glider excursions

Cross Reference Guide for Code 487990

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing recreational activities, such as hang gliding–are classified in Industry NAICS 713990, All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries; and
  • Providing scheduled or nonscheduled air transportation of passengers or specialty flying services–are classified in Subsector 481, Air Transportation.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 487990

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Aerial cable car, scenic and sightseeing, operation
  • Aerial tramway, scenic and sightseeing, operation
  • Glider excursions
  • Helicopter ride, scenic and sightseeing, operation
  • Hot air balloon ride, scenic and sightseeing, operation
  • Scenic and sightseeing excursions, aerial
  • Tramway, aerial, scenic and sightseeing operation
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 487990

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 7421, 7422, 7425NAICS 487990
  • CA WC: 7421, 7424
  • DE WC: 7421, 7424
  • PA WC: 7421, 7424
  • MI WC: 7421, 7422
  • NJ WC: 7424, 7425, 7426
  • NY WC: 7421, 7422
  • WY WC: 487990
  • SIC: 4522

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The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 487990 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 48-49: Transportation and Warehousing
  • Subsector 487: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation
  • Industry Group 4879: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Other
  • Industry 48799: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Other
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 487990: Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Other
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