CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Gerald R. Ford International Airport near Grand Rapids was picked as USA Today readers’ best small airport.
USA Today praised amenities including playrooms for kids and the MI Tap Room, as well as the airport’s military welcome center.
“We already knew our guests are the best in the country so it’s a real honor to know the feeling is mutual,” airport authority President and CEO Tory Richardson said in a statement. “One of the unique characteristics of our airport is the incredible support we receive from our community, which we don’t take for granted. This award underscores how important our commitment to the guest experience is.”
He thanked those who voted and the about 1,400 workers at Ford Airport.
Ford Airport said it served 3.4 million passengers in 2022.