Officials say an announcement will “change the future” of air service development at South Bend Airport. City and county political and economic leaders are expected to provide details Wednesday during a news conference. April 21, 2014

News Release


WHO: Congresswoman Jackie Walorski, South Bend Deputy Mayor Mark Neal, Mishawaka Mayor David Wood, St. Joseph County Board of Commissioners President Andrew Kostielney, St. Joseph County Airport Authority Board of Directors President Thomas Botkin, St. Joseph County Chamber of Commerce President Jeff Rea

WHAT: Announcement that will change the future of air service development at South Bend Airport (SBN)

WHEN: Wednesday, April 23, 2014

WHERE: South Bend Airport, 4477 Progress Drive, South Bend

About the South Bend Airport

South Bend Airport's three air carriers provide nonstop flights to nine cities: Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Fort Myers/Punta Gorda, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, Orlando/Sanford, Phoenix/Mesa, and Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg with connections world-wide. South Bend Airport's multi-modal terminal serves over one million air, rail and bus passengers each year. According to the 2012 Economic Impact Report from the Aviation Authority of Indiana, South Bend Airport's total annual economic impact on South Bend and surrounding communities was in excess of $1.7 billion.

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Source: The South Bend Airport

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