Tuesday, 06 February 2018 11:41

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Plans are underway for BIA's 50th birthday

BANGOR - Bangor's most prominent transportation terminal will be celebrating a birthday this year.

Bangor International Airport turns 50 in 2018, and the city is beginning plans for a celebration.


As the easternmost airport in the United States, and a major stop for servicemen and women.


Organizers are eager to throw a party.


BIA director Tony Caruso said "It has such a rich military history. As we're approaching our 50th anniversary, we thought it was a significant milestone that we should celebrate."


Nothing is set in stone yet, but Caruso said the city is planning events for two to three months from now.