GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., April 3rd, 2023 – The Gerald R. Ford International Airport kicked off its 60th anniversary celebration with a digital storefront featuring limited edition apparel and accessories. The print-on-demand items include sweatshirts, t-shirts, long sleeves, blankets, pins and more that are available for purchase.
“It is with great excitement that we announce the Ford International Airport’s online storefront to feature our 60th anniversary collection," said Tory Richardson, president and CEO of the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority. "The community has played a key role in the Airport's success, and this is one of the many ways we plan to commemorate the anniversary year with them.”
With a nod to the 1960s, the 60th anniversary campaign slogan is "Peace of Mind Since 1963." Additional apparel and products will be released throughout the anniversary year.
The Ford International Airport was established in its current location in 1963 and is consistently recognized as one of the best airports in North America, serving West Michigan as the gateway to the world. In 2022, the Airport welcomed more than 3.4 million travelers, making it the second-highest year to date for passenger numbers.
Individuals can shop the limited edition anniversary collection by visiting flyford.myshopify.com.
About the Gerald R. Ford International Airport
The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is the second busiest airport in Michigan, serving business and leisure travelers with nonstop and connecting flights on six airlines. The Ford International Airport is managed and operated by the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Authority. For more information, visit www.flyford.org or follow the airport on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram @FlyGRFord.
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