Parlin Field - Newport
Parlin Field is a small municipal country airport located in Sullivan County, just one mile from downtown Newport, the quintessential New England town and home of the famous writer and woman's rights advocate Sarah Josepha Hale. Visit the town common or take a stroll across the covered bridge which is located within walking distance from the airport. Parlin Field provides general aviation access to businesses and recreation in southwest-central New Hampshire including the Dartmouth/Lake Sunapee Region. Parlin Field is one of New Hampshire's oldest airports and is known for friendly people and great food. Pilots and passengers are welcome to use one of the courtesy bicycles for transportation. Located just minutes from Lake Sunapee the Newport area offers all-season activities including boating, biking, swimming, fishing, hiking, hunting and skiing. Classic covered bridges and historical landmarks offer a unique country getaway to New England. Other airport features include:
Other Interesting Area Information …
- Championship Golf Courses such as Eastman and the Country Club of New Hampshire are located in the region.
- Parlin Field is planning new hangar and T-hangar development.
- The Sturm Ruger & Company and Pine Tree Castings, the world's largest manufacturer of sporting firearms, is located in Newport.
- Mount Sunapee Resort which is one of New Hampshire's premier ski areas and scenic Lake Sunapee are located five miles from Parlin Field.