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T. F. GREEN AIRPORT NOMINATED BY USA TODAY AS NATION’S “BEST SMALL AIRPORT” FOR 2021

PVD seeks #1 spot in “10Best Readers' Choice travel awards” with community’s help

WARWICK, RI – Tuesday January 5, 2021, – T. F. Green Airport has again been nominated by USA TODAY in their “10Best Readers' Choice travel awards” for 2021!  USA TODAY’s expert panel selected T. F. Green Airport as a contender for Best Small Airport, which gives voters four weeks to vote for the candidate of their choice at https://www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-small-airport-2020.

To vote for T. F. Green Airport (PVD) visit http://VotePVD.com

Individuals can vote once a day throughout the contest.

“It was an honor to have so many Rhode Islanders and other fans of T. F. Green Airport show their support last year,” said Iftikhar Ahmad, President and CEO of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation.  “With the help of our regional supporters, we hope to be recognized as the #1 small airport in the nation to help restore Rhode Island’s Tourism and Hospitality industry as quickly as possible to bring travelers, jobs and income back to the Ocean State.”

“As Rhode Island begins the healing process of both our collective health and our economy, an honor for the state such as this could be a tremendous help in efforts to restore our local tourism economy when the pandemic wanes, said RIAC Chair Jonathan N. Savage.  “We are thankful for our past local support and are hopeful "Rhode Island Pride" vaults T. F. Green Airport to #1 in 2021.”

According to the USA Today “10Best” website: “Loyal fans of T. F. Green Airport in Rhode Island love it as an alternative to Boston Logan for its lack of crowds and lines and quick access to Providence and Boston via a dedicated train station.  It’s also an excellent option for travelers heading to Cape Cod.”

T. F. Green Airport (PVD) was selected as the 2nd Best Small Airport in the United States after the voting process concluded last year and seeks to attain top standing in 2021.  Individuals can vote once a day with voting ending Monday, February 1st, with winners to be announced on Friday, February 12th. Individuals can vote via smartphone, personal computer, or other digital devices at www.PVDAirport.com and can share links with friends, family, and colleagues via Green Airport’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram social media sites.

https://twitter.com/tfgreenairport

https://www.facebook.com/TFGreenAirport

https://www.instagram.com/tfgreenairport

About T. F. Green Airport: A convenient and low-cost international gateway to New England, T. F. Green Airport (PVD) has a large catchment area with 7.5 million residents within 90 minutes of the airport.  It attracts passengers from nearby Massachusetts and eastern Connecticut. PVD is located just outside of Providence, Rhode Island.  Well known for ease of traveler access, affordable parking and faster security lines, T. F. Green Airport was named as one of USA Today’s Readers’ Choice Best Small Airports” for 2020 as well as “Top Five” in Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best 2020” Awards for Top Domestic Airports.  T. F. Green was most recently named 4th “Best Airport” in the U.S. in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards.