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AIMING HIGH: Iftikhar Ahmad, CEO and president of R.I. Airport Corp., which oversees T.F. Green Airport, says the goal is to reach 6 million passengers annually to have Green be “a strong ‘medium’ hub” and to “connect Rhode Island to the rest of the world in a meaningful way.” / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

T.F. Green Airport’s growth plans thrown off course

In early October 2017, a crowd of state and federal officials descended on T.F. Green Airport in Warwick, celebrating the completion of a runway...
T.F. GREEN AIRPORT was one of 20 airports nominated to compete for USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice travel awards in the "Best Small Airport" category. / COURTESY R.I. AIRPORT CORP.

T.F. Green in contention for USA Today ‘Best Small Airport’ readers...

WARWICK – T.F. Green Airport is one of 20 airports nationwide nominated as “Best Small Airport” for USA Today’s 10Best Readers' Choice 2020 awards.  Readers...
RIAC RECEIVED a $30 million federal Airport Improvement Grant to improve and rehabilitate runways and taxiways at T.F. Green Airport. / COURTESY R.I. AIRPORT CORP.

RIAC receives $30M for runway and taxiway improvements at T.F. Green

WARWICK – The R.I. Airport Corp. received a $30 million Airport Improvement Grant from the Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development and Related Agencies for...
SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES, on the day that it began operating at T.F. Green, announced the planned addition of routes from Warwick to New Orleans and Las Vegas. / COURTESY MN AIRLINES LLC

Sun Country Airlines to add New Orleans and Las Vegas routes...

WARWICK – MN Airlines LLC, doing business as Sun Country Airlines, is adding nonstop flights from T.F. Green Airport to Las Vegas and New...
THE R.I. AIRPORT CORP. announced that it will initiate a strategic business and master planning process for all five general aviation airports int he state. Above, Quonset State Airport. / COURTESY R.I. AIRPORT CORP.

RIAC to create strategic master plan for general aviation airports

WARWICK – The R.I. Airport Corp. announced Friday that it will be undertaking a strategic business and master planning process for all five general...
ALLEGIANT AIRLINES is adding a twice-weekly nonstop flight from T.F. Green Airport to Savannah, Ga. Above, the first arrival at T.F Green airport of Allegiant Airlines in September 2017. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Allegiant to offer twice weekly flight to Savannah from T.F. Green

WARWICK – Allegiant Airlines will add nonstop service to Savannah, Ga., from T.F. Green Airport, the R.I. Airport Corp. announced Tuesday. Flights to the Savannah/Hilton...
S&P GLOBAL RATINGS has upgraded R.I. Commerce Corp.’s general airport revenue bonds issued for the R.I. Airport Corp. from BBB+ to A. / COURTESY R.I. AIRPORT CORP.

S&P upgrades bond ratings for RIAC

PROVIDENCE – Standard & Poor’s Global Ratings has upgraded R.I. Commerce Corp.’s general airport revenue bonds issued for the R.I. Airport Corp. from BBB+...
SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES will begin offering seasonal roundtrip flights in April to Nashville, Tenn., and Minneapolis four times per week. / COURTESY MN AIRLINES

T.F. Green to get seasonal service to Minneapolis and Nashville

PROVIDENCE – A new carrier will be operating at T.F. Green Airport starting in April, the R.I. Airport Corp. announced Tuesday. MN Airlines LLC, operating...

RIAC receives positive rating outlook from Finch

WARWICK – Fitch Ratings has revised the R.I. Airport Corp.’s ratings outlook from stable to positive, citing increased enplanements and reduced costs for airlines...
WEEKDAY, NONSTOP service to Montreal will be offered from T.F. Green Airport starting Nov. 5 on a 19-seat Beechcraft 1900C aircraft flown by Public Charters Inc., which does business under the name Regional Sky.

T.F. Green adds weekday, nonstop service to Montreal, daily flights to...

WARWICK – The R.I. Airport Corp. announced Thursday a new weekday, nonstop flight service from T.F. Green Airport to St. Hubert Airport in Montreal. The...
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