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New Kiosks Expedite Customs, Save International Travelers Time at Indy Airport

Program another reason Indy airport is Best Airport in North America

Passengers arriving from international destinations at the Indianapolis International Airport may now spend less time in customs processing, as the Indianapolis Airport Authority and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection launch new Global Entry kiosks -- just in time for the airport’s inaugural nonstop transatlantic flight to Paris.

Indy Airport to Host Exhibits of Historical Kennedy Speech

Displays to commemorate historical event following death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The exhibitions are part of a larger commemoration planned by the Kennedy King Memorial Initiative, to take place later this spring. 

Southwest’s First International Flight from Indianapolis Takes Off

Cancun today, then Austin in April and Oakland in July

Taking off just in time for last-minute, spring-break plans or for a summer getaway, Southwest Airlines’ launched its first international nonstop flight to Cancun, Mexico out of the Indianapolis International Airport today.

Indy Airport Continues Six-Year Winning Streak as ‘Best Airport’

A proven champion among airports, Indy Ranks No. 1 with passengers

“This is more than another award; it’s a demonstration of relentless year-over-year dedication to customer satisfaction”

Town of Plainfield Obtains Nearly 2,000 Acres of Land

This is a prime example of airport land contributing to the quality of life for local communities and economic development

After a few years of working the deal, the Town of Plainfield successfully closed on 1,800 acres of land near the Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

Indy Airport Expands Reach to Travelers with Disabilities

These special events provide ‘confidence to reach out and explore life through air travel.’

The Indianapolis International Airport will add a third “flight rehearsal” event to its calendar in 2018 for travelers facing intellectual, developmental or other disabilities.

Indy Airport Announces Nonstop Frontier Flight to Austin, Texas

Flight will further connect Indianapolis to Central Texas

This week Frontier Airlines announced it will add a nonstop flight out of Indy to Austin, giving travelers yet another option to get to the Texas hot spot.

Allegiant's Indianapolis Base Opens for Business Today

Flights with Locally Based Aircraft and Crews Will Propel Economic Growth

Allegiant begins operating flights with Indiana-based crews and aircraft from Indianapolis International Airport, providing a foundation for future growth in the Hoosier State.

Indy Airport Executive Elected Chair of Indiana Latino Institute Board

Airport leadership example extending beyond airport, into community

Mario Rodriguez, who was also recognized in 2016 and 2017 for his leadership in the Indianapolis and Latino communities, will serve as board chair for a two-year term.

Indy Airport Breaks Another Record, Makes History Again

More passengers, more nonstop destinations, more flights in 2017

More than 8.77 million passengers flew through the Indianapolis International Airport in 2017, setting a new historical record. The increased number of passengers is due to the airport’s significant growth in flight connectivity throughout the United States and the globe.

Indianapolis Airport Authority Board Reelects Officers

Glass says board 'excited about the opportunities ahead'

The Indianapolis Airport Authority’s governing board reelected four officers last Friday during its regular monthly meeting at the Indianapolis International Airport.

Delta Announces New Nonstop Flight from Indy to Seattle

Indy airport now connects to all Delta domestic hubs

This new flight opens up an additional connection into Seattle, giving Indy travelers two flights daily out of the Circle City through Alaska Airlines and now Delta.

Indy Airport Sets New Record in Nonstop Destinations

New Allegiant flights to Sarasota and Charleston push record to 51 nonstop destinations

Indianapolis International Airport is kicking off a record-breaking year -- thanks to Allegiant Air’s announcement today to offer nonstop flights to Sarasota, Florida and Charleston, South Carolina.