The Indianapolis Airport Authority is getting ready to host an open house for people who want to learn more about the 1,200 acres of airport property going back on the market. The event will be held Tuesday at the airport.

January 19, 2015

News Release

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) recently announced an initiative to fuel the local economy by placing more than 1,200 acres of IND land back onto the market. Airport leaders are hosting an open house and presentation at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) on Jan. 20, 2015 about the future of IND’s property and will brief the broker and developer community on the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) process.

WHO: Speakers will include:

Mario Rodriguez, IAA Executive Director

Michael Wells, IAA Board President

Eric Anderson, IAA Property Director

Marsha Stone, IAA Senior Director of Commercial Enterprise

WHEN: Jan. 20, 2015

Open House 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Remarks to begin at 10:30 a.m.

WHERE: Indianapolis International Airport

7800 Col. H. Weir Cook Drive, Indianapolis, IN

To learn more about the IAA’s land use initiative, please visit

About the Indianapolis Airport Authority

The Indianapolis Airport Authority owns and operates Indiana’s largest airport system. In addition to the Indianapolis International Airport, its facilities include the Downtown Heliport, Eagle Creek Airpark, Hendricks County Airport, Indianapolis Regional Airport, and Metropolitan Airport. IND has received numerous prestigious awards recognizing it as a leader within its class, including best airport in North America in 2010, 2012 and 2013 in Airports Council International’s annual Airport Service Quality awards. IND is the first airport in the U.S. to win LEED® certification for an entire terminal campus, and the airport has won additional recognition for excellent customer service, concessions programs and art and architecture.

IND generates an annual economic impact in Central Indiana of more than $4.5 billion, without relying on state or local taxes to fund its operations. About 10,000 people work at the airport each day. IND serves more than 7 million business and leisure travelers each year, and averages 135 daily flights to 37 nonstop destinations. Home of the world's second-largest FedEx Express operation and the nation’s eighth-largest cargo facility, IND is committed to becoming the airport system of choice for both passenger and cargo service. For more information, visit IND’s Facebook page at Indianapolis International Airport and Twitter page at @INDairport.

Source: Indianapolis Airport Authority

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