Warwick, RI — The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) announced today that daily, nonstop, yearlong service to West Palm Beach will begin with JetBlue Airlines next year. The new route for JetBlue will begin on February 14, 2019. JetBlue currently provides nonstop service from PVD to Orlando and Ft. Lauderdale. The route will utilize the 150-seat Airbus A320.
“With this announcement, Rhode Islanders will now be able to fly to West Palm Beach daily from T.F. Green Airport. The community has been quite vocal on the need to attain daily service to West Palm Beach so we are particularly pleased to make this announcement,” said Iftikhar Ahmad, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation.
This announcement comes on the same day RIAC announced nonstop service to Montreal commencing on November 5, 2018 with Regional Sky.
The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) oversees and operates T.F. Green Airport (PVD) and Rhode Island’s General Aviation (GA) Airports, including Block Island, Quonset, North Central, Newport, and Westerly. Green Airport is one of the fastest growing airports in the U.S. For specific media questions, please contact the RIAC Media Relations Office at [email protected].