South Bend International Airport to Present an Informational Discussion on Drones

South Bend, IN. – On September 15th, at 6:30 p.m., South Bend International Airport (SBN) will host a free informational forum regarding Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), also referred to as drones. Both recreational and commercial operators are encouraged to attend. The discussion will review the safety responsibilities drone operators should undertake before flying the device…
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South Bend International Airport Welcomes United’s Second Daily New York/Newark Flight with Water Cannon Salute

South Bend, IN. – On September 7th, at 4:52 p.m., South Bend International Airport (SBN) will welcome and commemorate a second daily United Airlines flight from New York/Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) with a water cannon salute. Media must arrive promptly at 4:00 p.m. and report to Airport Information, located across from the United ticket…
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TSA to Display/Discuss Prohibited Items from South Bend International Airport

South Bend, IN. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will address the media Thursday, August 25, on prohibited items found at South Bend International Airport (SBN) to remind passengers about what is and isn’t allowed aboard aircraft when traveling. WHO:            Mark Howell, TSA Regional Spokesperson WHAT:          Interviews and tabletop display of prohibited items surrendered at SBN security…
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South Bend International Airport Director of Operations and Maintenance Elected to President of Aviation Association

South Bend, IN. – The Great Lakes Chapter of the American Association of Aviation Executives (AAAE) held its annual conference and business meeting August 4-7, 2016 in South Bend, Indiana, and elected officers for the next year. Tim O’Donnell, director of operations and maintenance at South Bend International Airport (SBN), was elected to president of…
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South Bend International Airport to Conduct Annual Live Fire Training

South Bend, IN. – The Saint Joseph County Airport Authority(SJCAA) Department of Public Safety will be conducting its annual Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Fire Training with live burns on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 from approximately 8:00 a.m. until Noon at the live fire training facility on the northwest corner of the airfield at South Bend…
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South Bend International Airport Welcomes Second Daily Flight to New York/Newark Beginning September 7th

South Bend, IN. – South Bend International Airport (SBN) announces the addition of a second daily United Airlines flight to Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).  This additional daily frequency will fly September 7th thru December 15th.  Daily flights from EWR will depart at approximately 2:45 p.m., arriving at SBN at 5:00 p.m.  The flight from SBN will depart…
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Wings for Autism® Program to Take Place at South Bend International Airport

South Bend, IN. – On Saturday, April 30, at 1:00 p.m. Wings for Autism® will take place at South Bend International Airport (SBN), in partnership with Delta Air Lines, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), The Arc and ADEC. The event will help fifty families overcome their anxiety about the challenges of flying by giving them…
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