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500 American Flags to Fly at Indy Regional Airport

Field of Honor will be open July 1 – 5 to honor first responders, essential workers

The Field of Honor is an annual display presented by the Exchange Clubs of Hancock County and the City of Lawrence.

Spirit Airlines Nonstop Service from Indy to Newark Takes Off Today

Flight is first-ever, ultra-low-cost flight from Indy to Northern New Jersey/New York City

The new Spirit nonstop flight will provide a great opportunity for Hoosiers who have moved to the NYC/Newark area to return home and visit Indy family, enjoy sporting events, and other fun activities at an ultra-low-cost price.

Indy Airport to Hold Live Disaster Exercise Today

Emergency vehicles and smoke on the airfield may be visible to public, motorists

The Airport Preparedness Exercise, or APEX, required by the Federal Aviation Administration to take place once every three years, evaluates airport operations plans in the event of an emergency.

Heavy Air Travel Out of Indy Expected This Weekend

Arrive Early for Departures

The Indianapolis Airport Authority anticipates nearly 58,000 passengers will travel out of the Indianapolis International Airport between May 27 – 30, with Memorial Day being the biggest air travel day.

New Frontier Nonstop to Indy Arrives in Time for Race Weekend

Race fans from Raleigh-Durham arrive on new Frontier route to Indy

A new nonstop flight with Frontier Airlines will arrive in Indy today from Raleigh-Durham (RDU) – just in time to deliver race fans ahead of the Indy 500 race weekend.

Indy 500 Race Weekend at Indy Airport Busiest Since 2019

More flights, more seats and more fans expected race weekend

As all of Indy prepares for the biggest spectacle in racing this month, the Indy airport is rolling out the red carpet to welcome travelers from around the world – with nearly 1,000 flights expected to fly in and out of Indianapolis from May 27 through May 30.

Allegiant Announces Additional Flights For Colts Football Fans Traveling to Las Vegas

The Indianapolis Colts take on the Las Vegas Raiders Nov. 13, 2022 in Las Vegas’ Allegiant Stadium – home of the Las Vegas Raiders

Las Vegas-based airline Allegiant offers a total travel bundle including airfare, hotel accommodations, and tickets to see the Las Vegas Raiders

Air Canada Is Back, Flying out of Indy Airport for Toronto

After two-year halt, new daily nonstop flight will restart Sunday

Air Canada will once again fly out of the Indianapolis International Airport on May 15 when it restarts its daily nonstop flight to Toronto, after halting the flight in 2020 due to the pandemic.

National Poetry Month Comes Alive at Indy Airport

‘Arts and culture are a key part of the traveler experience at IND’

The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) celebrated Poetry Day @ IND with poetry readings from local and regional poets, and a live musical pop-up performance in the airport terminal – all in honor of National Poetry Month.

Indy Airport to Launch Afghan Traveling Mural Exhibit Across U.S.

Mural tells ‘how hundreds of thousands of lives were changed forever’

The collaborative mural was created by Indianapolis-based muralist Tiffany Black, along with Zainab Ahmadi and Fawzia Abdaly, Afghan artists and evacuee guests who were advocates for women empowerment in Afghanistan.

Increased Air Travel Expected Later This Week Due to Spring Break

There will be 26% more passengers traveling this week compared to last year

The Indianapolis Airport Authority anticipates approximately 48,500 passengers will travel through the Indianapolis International Airport later this week and into the weekend.

Spirit Airlines Launches New Nonstop from Indy to Newark

First ultra-low-cost airline flying from Indy to New York metro area

Spirit Airlines will offer its first-ever flight from Indianapolis to Newark/New York City metro area beginning June 22.

Indy Airport Love, Dedication Earns Best Airport for a Decade

IAA staff makes Indy airport ‘an example that all others can aspire to’

The people have spoken, and for the tenth year in a row, the Indianapolis International Airport has been named the Best Airport in North America – making it the only airport in the United States to win the honor for a straight decade.

New Nonstop From Indy to Raleigh-Durham Starts in May

Frontier flight opens door to unserved destination

Hoosiers looking to get away to the beauty of the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina will have a new nonstop opportunity out of the Indianapolis International Airport via Frontier Airlines beginning May 26.

Indy Airport Recognized Again Among Healthiest Airports

Airport top executive says achievement is direct reflection of airport staff

The Indianapolis International Airport is again designated as one of the healthiest airports in North America by the Airports Council International.

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