Slide Title

Block Island Airport

Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Description

Block Island State Airport (BID) opened in 1950. It maintains scheduled service to Westerly State Airport, but is primarily used for general aviation. It is mostly used for single engine crafts, providing an alternative to the ferry as a connection to mainland.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Block_Island_State_Airport

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Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Civil Engineering -- Transportation engineering; Land use -- Transit-oriented development; Transportation;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

Rhode Island

City Name

Block Island

Keywords

Block Island, Rhode Island; airports;

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