First Bears to be Donated to SBN’s Bears in the Air Program

South Bend, IN. – The fourth annual Bears in the Air program lands at South Bend International Airport with South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, St. Joseph County Airport Authority Board of Directors President Abe Marcus and retiring St. Joseph County Airport Authority Director of Administration and Finance Michael Guljas donating the first three bears to…
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Officials Take Part in International Facilities Construction Commencement Ceremony

South Bend, IN. – Local officials will use golden hammers and nails to celebrate the construction commencement of the Federal Inspection Station (FIS) and General Aviation Facility (GAF) at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at South Bend International Airport (SBN). The ceremony will take place inside the terminal just east of the Delta…
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St. Joseph County Airport Authority Welcomes South Shore Train with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrating the Reopening of the Boarding Platform

South Bend, IN. – The completion of the South Shore Train boarding platform will be celebrated on Monday, October 5, 2015 with a ceremony including remarks from representatives of the St. Joseph County Airport Authority and Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD). When the South Shore Train #7 arrives at 12:08 p.m., the train itself…
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South Bend International Airport Seeks Proposal Requests for Farming

South Bend, IN – The South Bend International Airport (SBN), owned and operated by the St. Joseph County Airport Authority is requesting proposals from qualified individuals to conduct certain farming activities on property owned by the Authority. Land parcels range in size from six to 188 acres. Crop recommendations vary by parcel to include mint,…
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South Bend International Airport Awards Contracts for International Facilities and Receives $3 Million Grant

South Bend, IN – Today, the St. Joseph County Airport Authority board of directors awarded a contract in the amount of $9.02 million to Ziolkowski Construction, Inc. for the construction of the Federal Inspection Station (FIS) and General Aviation Facility (GAF) at South Bend International Airport (SBN). A start date will be determined in the…
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South Bend International Airport’s Bears in the Air Program Receives Regional Recognition

South Bend International Airport’s (SBN) Bear’s in the Air program received recognition at the Great Lakes Chapter American Association of Aviation Executives annual conference on August 8, 2015 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The charitable program received the Community Service Award of Excellence and raised $500 to jumpstart this year’s program. Bears in the Air is…
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South Bend International Airport to Unveil Mural Crafted by Maintenance Supervisor

South Bend International Airport’s (SBN) maintenance supervisor Brian Bauman has created an original mural painting on the wall located across from the United ticket counter, next to Airport Information. The mural will be unveiled on Thursday, August 20, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. The piece exhibits iconic images and scenery from areas all over the world…
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South Bend International Airport Department of Public Safety to Conduct “Live Fire” Training

The annual “Live Fire” training exercises will be conducted at South Bend International Airport (SBN) for members of the St. Joseph County Airport Authority’s Department of Public Safety on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 from approximately 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  The training will take place at SBN’s “Live Fire” Training Facility located near the northwest…
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