REPORTS: Jet Blue Coming to TF Green
Thursday, September 22, 2011
“I think we’re real interested in adding Providence into the region,” David Barger, CEO of Jet Blue is quoted as saying, “ I can’t give you a timeline.”
Governor Lincoln Chafee, RIEDC Director Keith Stokes and Providence Economic Development Director had traveled to New York to recruit the airport to the Providence market.
4.33 million passengers in 2009
4.69 million in 2008
5.02 million in 2007
The addition of the high quality, low fare airline would be a boon to the market.