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Green Adds to Schedule & Services

Coming on the heels of Travel + Leisure’s announcement that its readership voted T.F. Green (PVD) as one of the country’s best airports, airlines have added capacity on some popular routes. In advance of the busy holiday travel period, Delta Airlines recently upgraded one of its three daily departures to mainline jet service on a 142-seat MD88, departing at 1:10 …

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Holiday Travel Release

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) anticipates an increase in passengers traveling in and out of T.F. Green Airport for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday. Air carriers report busier than usual passenger levels starting Tuesday, November 24 and continuing through Sunday, November 29. Travelers are encouraged to allow extra time to navigate from the parking areas to ticketing through the security …

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PVD on FB

Green Airport is now on the popular social networking site Facebook.  Become a fan our page TF Green Airport (PVD) in the month of November and you will be automatically entered into a drawing for a free week of on airport parking.  Sign up and receive up-to-date travel information and helpful travel tips, learn about promotions.

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Aviation Education Expo

On Wednesday, October 28, 2009, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC), together with representatives of airlines, institutes of higher education and aviation professionals will hold the 5 annual Aviation Education Expo. More than one thousand middle and high school students from across RI and neighboring MA and CT will participate in the Aviation Education Expo …

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Travel + Leisure Praises PVD

he results are in and Providence earned rave reviews as one of America’s favorite cities. The destination placed exceedingly well in several categories, including dining and airports. Comprised of several categories that range from dining to attractiveness of destination, the survey included 29 other US cities. T.F. Green airport, located 8 miles south of Providence in Warwick RI, earned the …

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TF Green is Redefining Travel

Just in time for the Passover and Easter holidays and Spring vacation, passengers are in for a new experience when traveling through T.F. Green Airport. To quote their new ad campaign, the airport is Redefiningtravel as “A calm journey from one place to another… Travelers can avoid the Boston chaos and fly T.F. Green Airport with its easy highway access, convenient …

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Westerly Airport Meeting

Meeting Notice: The Rhode Island Airport Corporation will hold a Public Information Meeting regarding easement acquisitions at Westerly Airport.  This informational meeting will provide neighbors with an update on easements necessary in order to comply with FAA Requirements.  The meeting will be held on Tuesday, April 28 at 7:00PM at Westerly Town Hall, Town Council Chambers.

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RIAC Awarded Stimulus Money

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today announced the award of $6.2 Million to the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) for two important construction projects at the state’s general aviation airports. Monies for the airport stimulus package total $1.1 billion overall, with $53 million of that being allocated to the New England Region.    Funds awarded for reconstruction, marking and lighting of Taxiway …

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New Airport Shops Open

These brand new stores give visitors with a little time on their hands plenty of shopping options in a relaxing and enjoyable atmosphere.New venues include Borders, Federal Hill News, The New York Times Bookstore and Explore! Rhode Island.  Federal Hill News- Offers a variety of newspapers, magazines, books and sundries with convenient self-serve “H2o and Paper to Go” options for the hurried traveler. …

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