Today’s Buzz: New Airport Restaurant Opens with “Master”–ful Timing

March 31, 2011|

COURTESY: CITY OF AUGUSTA

Augusta, Georgia, March 30, 2011 — Tailwind Deli News and Gifts, Inc. opened its doors at the Augusta Regional Airport (AGS) today, Wednesday, March 30 just in time to serve the influx of passengers expected to arrive for the World’s most prestigious golf tournament.  Tailwind will operate three locations at AGS including a coffee shop in the non-secured side of the airport, a restaurant/lounge and a news/gift shop both located in the gate hold area past passenger screening.

The restaurant/lounge will offer breakfast, lunch and dinner including a variety of items such as burgers, paninis, wraps, soft drinks, cocktails and beer and wine.  You can order to go for your flight, or take your time with your meal and relax at a table inside the restaurant while watching one of three high definition flat screen televisions providing up to the minute tournament coverage.  Or just relax with a drink and surf the web with the free wifi provided by the Augusta Regional Airport.

The gift shop will feature Augusta and Georgia memorabilia where passengers can find last minute gift items such as tee shirts, souvenirs and a host of other desirables. The coffee shop will feature coffee, espresso and smoothies provided by Ink Coffee distributors based in Denver, CO.

Tailwind Deli is based in Wilmington, NC and operates locations at the Wilmington International Airport, Tri-Cities Regional Airport, Gainesville Regional Airport, Central Illinois Regional Airport and now the Augusta Regional Airport.

“Tailwind Deli News and Gifts will provide our passengers with a taste of Augusta’s southern hospitality,” said Gary LeTellier, Executive Director.  “The Tailwind management team is excited to be a part of our community and The Augusta Regional Airport looks forward to a long and prosperous relationship with them.”

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