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Condé Nast names Indy Airport Best in the Nation for Fourth Consecutive Year

Award based on responses from more than 300,000 travelers

The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) has been ranked as the top domestic airport in the U.S. for the fourth year in a row in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards.

Indianapolis Airport Authority receives $18 million in federal, state funds

Grant total is the highest awarded to Indy airport to date

The Indianapolis Airport Authority announced today it has received $18 million in federal and state funds to assist with critical infrastructure, safety and sustainability projects at both the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and IAA’s reliever airports.

Indy Airport Growth on Trajectory to Make History in 2017

West Coast flight connectivity ‘most Indy airport has ever offered’

The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) reports it anticipates setting a new record for passenger traffic in 2017, and is just one flight away from hitting the airport’s all-time high in nonstop flights leaving out of Indianapolis.

Alaska Airlines Takes Inaugural Flight from Indy to San Francisco Today

‘This really is a significant milestone for Indianapolis and the airport’

Today Alaska Airlines will lift off out of the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) on its inaugural flight to San Francisco – making it the third daily, year-round nonstop flight from Indy to the Bay Area city and Silicon Valley. With recent air service announcements, this makes up the most West Coast connectivity in the airport’s history.

Indy Airport Delivers on Commitment to Diversity

‘We take an open-door approach to providing opportunities for diverse businesses’

The Indianapolis Airport Authority hosted more than 96 representatives from minority, disadvantaged, women and veteran-business enterprises this morning at a forum to learn about the unique aspects of airport work and upcoming procurement and professional service opportunities at the IAA.  

Indianapolis Airport Sells Nearly 2,000 Acres to Plainfield

The nearly $1.6 million sale protects ongoing conservation efforts

Today the Indianapolis Airport Authority Board authorized the sale of nearly 2,000 acres of conservation land to the Town of Plainfield, furthering the commitment the IAA made in 2015 to restore non-aviation land to local communities and local tax rolls. 

Indy Airport Commemorates 16th Anniversary of 9/11

Ceremony to remember, celebrate ‘collective strength of the American People’

Today the Indianapolis Airport Authority hosted a ceremony at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to commemorate the sixteenth anniversary of the infamous tragedy that occurred on Sept. 11, 2001. 

Indiana Lands First Year-Round Nonstop Flight to Europe

New route to provide quicker, easier connectivity for Hoosiers, businesses

Governor Eric J. Holcomb joined executives from Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today to announce new nonstop air service from Indianapolis International Airport to Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. 

Southwest Announces New Flight from Indy to Austin, Texas

Nonstop seasonal flight to begin April 2018

Only weeks after announcing its first nonstop international flight out of the Indianapolis International Airport, Southwest Airlines announced today it will be adding another nonstop flight to its Indy lineup. 

United Airlines Now Offers Two Daily Flights Between Indy, San Francisco

New flight gives travelers two daily return options

A determined effort to secure a daily flight from the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to San Francisco four years ago proves to be a growing success today, as United Airlines launched its inaugural second daily flight this morning to the famed Bay Area city.  

FAA Approval of a Finding of No Significant Impact Concerning Property Release from Federal Obligations

The FAA has issued a FONSI on a 2017 Condensed Environmental Assessment at the Indianapolis International Airport, Indianapolis, Indiana, to release the property on the northwest corner of Ronald Reagan Parkway and Stafford Road from Federal obligations.

Indy Airport to Hold Auction Aug. 8

Sale items range from aviation equipment to unclaimed lost items

The Indianapolis Airport Authority will host a live auction on Aug. 8 to sell off everything from farming, technology and aviation equipment to items left unclaimed in the Indianapolis International Airport’s lost and found.

Allegiant Plans Aircraft Base in Indiana, New Jobs and Future Growth

Economic Development Announcement at IND

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch joined executives from Allegiant Airlines today as the company announced plans to establish a two-aircraft base at the Indianapolis International Airport.

Indianapolis Airport, Southwest Announce New Flight

Flight marks first Southwest international flight out of Indy

Southwest Airlines hosted a fanfare event at the Indianapolis International Airport today to announce their first international nonstop flight out of Indianapolis – destined for Cancun, Mexico. 

Indianapolis Airport Welcomes New Frontier Flight to Tampa

Additional option for a Florida getaway

Indianapolis travelers now have a new flight option to visit the beach, with Frontier Airlines now adding a Tampa destination in the fall.

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