Airport Opens New Runway

NEW BEDFORD – The New Bedford Regional Airport is proud to announce the opening of our newly renovated Runway 14-32! This effort has spanned many months and countless hours of planning, construction, and evaluation. We want to thank all those that have made this day possible. Special thanks to Mayor Jon Mitchell, the New Bedford…

Cruise Night a Run(a)way Success

NEW BEDFORD — The New Bedford Regional Airport brought together older cars, newer cars and multiple generations Sunday afternoon for its new monthly cruise night. “The cars are just kind of a channel to get people to the airport again,” said 27-year-old Michael Crane, assistant airport manager, organizer of the event. Sunday marked the second…

Airport Awarded $1 Million Grant

NEW BEDFORD — Today, Congressman Bill Keating is announcing that five airports in the Ninth Congressional District have been awarded over $12 million in grants from the Department of Transportation (DOT). “Our local airports are critical to the economic success of our district, and on the Islands, for the residents to be able to travel…

Airport Cruise Nights Announced

Introducing Airport Cruise Nights! The New Bedford Regional Airport is proud to host this family-friendly event on select dates throughout the summer. All makes and models are welcome. From antique cars to modern imports, this event will have it all. Music provided by the Airport and Food sampling provided by the Airport Grille. This event…