Reflects progress over several years, including accomplishments at Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport and General Aviation Airports throughout the State
September 27, 2021 – Warwick, RI - In conjunction with the 90th anniversary celebration of Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport, the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) released its first ever Annual Report, which focuses on the agency’s recent activities throughout the state airport system. The report focuses upon many of the accomplishments achieved by the corporation over the last several years and includes updates on current and future potential developments at Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport and the five general aviation airports throughout the state.
The annual report, which was written and designed entirely “in-house” by RIAC. An online copy of the report can be found at https://tinyurl.com/PVD-AnnualReport-2021. The report also provides a summary of the recently approved Master Plan that will shape Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport’s development over the next 20 years, as well as an overview of RIAC’s General Aviation Airport Strategic Business Plan to guide capital improvements and infrastructure upgrades at all state airports.
Highlights of the RIAC Annual Report also include updates on new and planned airport amenities, plans for terminal renovations, and summarizes current and future contributions to economic development based upon a strong fiscal foundation that has allowed the airport to persevere throughout the recent pandemic and remain an attractive airport for new and growing airlines. In addition to serving as a an update to the community regarding RIAC’s efforts to foster safe travels, the report will also be utilized as a marketing tool with airlines and other potential airline partners of the many reasons why the airport has been consistently rated as one of the nation’s top domestic airports.
About Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport: A convenient and low-cost gateway to New England, Rhode Island T. F. Green International 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.. Well known for ease of traveler access, affordable parking, and faster security lines, Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport was named as one of USA Today’s Readers’ Choice Best Small Airports” for 2021 as well as “Top Three” in Travel + Leisure’s “World’s Best 2021” Awards for Top Domestic Airports. Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport was most recently named 4th “Best Airport” in the U.S. in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards.