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PUBLIC NOTICE: Passenger Facility Charge Application No. 23‑10‑C‑00‑PVD

The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) has determined the need to submit to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) a new application to impose a Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) at Rhode Island T. F. Green Airport (PVD) and use PFC revenue at PVD, Quonset State Airport (OQU), Westerly State Airport (WST), North Central State Airport (SFZ), Newport State Airport (UUU), and Block Island State Airport (BID). RIAC is posting this public notice as part of the application process under Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 158, Passenger Facility Charges (PFC’s).

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Rhode island T. F. Green international airport in the running for Travel + Leisure 2023 World’s Best Awards

WARWICK, RI – October 24, 2022 – Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) is again in the running for the best domestic airport in Travel + Leisure

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Rhode Island T. F. Green INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ranked #4 in CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S 2022 READERS’ CHOICE AWARD

WARWICK, RI – Wednesday, October 5, 2022 – Condé Nast Traveler has announced the results of its 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards with Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport recognized as “4th Best Airport in the United States” based on traveler rankings and reviews.

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Local Responders Engage In Emergency Training at Rhode Island T.F. Green International Airport

Full scale airport exercise conducted every three years Warwick, RI – September 10, 2022 – The Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) and the Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency (RIEMA) today were joined by other state and federal agencies to conduct a full-scale emergency exercise designed to test the capabilities of airport and community emergency response staff in the event of …

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Firefighters extinguishing a large fire during training at PVD Airport

Airport Emergency Training to take place on Saturday, September 10

Full scale airport exercise conducted every three years

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RHODE ISLAND GENERAL AVIATION AIRPORT PUBLIC MEETING TO BE HELD AT NOON ON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Local officials and public welcome to attend virtual meeting on project updates for state GA airports

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Breeze Airways plane flying in the sky

RHODE ISLAND T. F. GREEN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO SERVE AS BREEZE BASE OF OPERATIONS

New jobs, new routes, more flights and more visitors for Rhode Island

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RHODE ISLAND T. F. GREEN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT CELEBRATES FIRST FLIGHT TO RICHMOND, VA

Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) today welcomed the first Breeze Airways flight for Richmond, VA (RIC) with refreshments for departing and arriving passengers.  Service between PVD and RIC, available Thursdays and Sundays, is one of five new Breeze Airways seasonal routes that begin serving Rhode Island this summer. Breeze Airways also recently launched seasonal service to Columbus, …

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RHODE ISLAND T. F. GREEN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WELCOMES FRONTIER AIRLINES FLIGHTS TO DENVER AND RALEIGH-DURHAM

Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport (PVD) today welcomed the return of Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ: ULCC) non-stop service to Raleigh-Durham (RDU) and Denver (DEN). Service to the two cities was previously available in 2019. The addition of these two routes bring PVD’s total number of non-stop routes to 34, twice the number of non-stop routes available in 2016, representing 100% growth since that …

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