Several top city and St. Joseph County officials are slated to make what's being called a big announcement Monday at the South Bend International Airport. In April, the airport authority board unveiled a name change and discussed a proposed multi-million dollar general aviation building and federal inspection station. July 11, 2014

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

WHAT: Press conference for big announcement at South Bend International Airport (SBN)

WHEN: Monday, July 14, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.

WHERE: South Bend International Airport

About the South Bend International Airport

South Bend International'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 International Airport

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