WARWICK, RI – Friday, January 10, 2020 – T.F. Green Airport is on the final leg of their quest to be named USA Today’s “Best Small Airport” for 2020. With just days remaining before voting closes at noon on Monday, January 13, 2020 Green Airport remains hopeful that it can hang on to its lead in the nationwide poll.
“There has been a tremendous amount of enthusiasm and support for T.F. Green Airport’s quest to be named the “Best Small Airport” of 2020. Achieving this honor would put Rhode Island in the national spotlight and provide a boost to state tourism and economic development.” said Iftikhar Ahmad, President and CEO of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation. “It’s been wonderful to see everyone in the state coming together to show their support for Rhode Island and Green Airport and we hope everyone can help put us over the finish line by continuing to “Vote PVD” until noon on Monday, January 13!”
According to the USA Today “Ten Best” 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.”
Heading into the final stretch of the “Readers’ Choice” competition, T.F. had been maintaining its lead as the “Best Small Airport” in the nation. Now, in the final days of the competition, “leaderboard updates” are no longer available until the winner is announced on January 24, 2020.
Individuals can vote via smart phone, 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
About RIAC: A convenient and low-cost international gateway to New England, TF 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, and is about one hour from Boston. The airport provides access to Newport, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, Block Island and Cape Cod. Direct highway access, rail and busses connect PVD to Providence and Boston. Airlines serving the airport are Air Canada, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, jetBlue Airways, Southern Airways Express, Southwest Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and United Airlines.
Well known for ease of traveler access, affordable parking and short lines, TF Green Airport was nominated for
USA Today’s “Reader’s Choice” Best Small Airport for 2020.