Name of Northern Maine Regional Airport changing

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - The Northern Maine Regional Airport will now be called the Presque Isle International Airport.

Next week, United Airlines will touch down to take over operations.

The first flight is scheduled to depart Presque Isle at 6 a.m. this Monday.

United will operate 12 flights per week, with service to Newark, New Jersey, which is just outside of New York City.