Celebrating Over 100 Years of Flight
New England's Oldest Airfield
LEARN TO FLY
Port Instrument Flight School, located at the historic Plum Island Airport in Newbury, MA, provides top-quality personal flight training courses to help our students obtain their private pilot, instrument rating and commercial certificates. Our professional trainers and instructors are renowned figures in the field of aviation. We are also committed to preserving and restoring the historic character of the Plum Island Airport. Our flight school follows a first-class curriculum while striving to educate the public about the airport's history.
Plum Island Airport is managed by Plum Island Aerodrome. Plum Island Aerodrome is 501c3 nonprofit organization with a mission of preserving the historic nature of the Plum Island Airport and educating the public on the story of New England's oldest airfield.
Discover the story of the
Plum Island Airport from
Historic New England
THROUGH RESEARCH, HISTORIC PHOTOS, AND PERSONAL ACCOUNTS
Explore the one hundred-year history of the Plum Island Airport, leased from Historic New England’s Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm in Newbury, Massachusetts.
24 Plum Island Turnpike, Newbury, MA 01950