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Contour Airlines to Launch Operations Out of Indy in Fall 2021

Regional airline brings three new nonstop flights and signs of economic recovery

"Hoosiers have been telling us for years they would like nonstop flights to what are traditionally regional drive markets - Contour is helping us make that long-awaited hope a reality for Indy travelers."

Sturgis Countdown - Flights Are Selling Out

There's still time for motorcycle enthusiasts to book a special ride on Allegiant

Limited seats remain on Allegiant’s one-time-only special service between Indianapolis and Rapid City, South Dakota.

Indy Airport Is Urging Summer Travelers to Arrive Two Hours Early

Uptick in air travel requires travelers to arrive in plenty of time

Early morning flights (5 a.m. – 7 a.m.) are the most impacted and the Indy airport encourages travelers flying out during this timeframe to arrive at least two hours early.

Indy Airport Opens First-Ever Art Gallery

KIND Gallery expansion of IND’s temporary, rotating exhibit program

The KIND Gallery, named after the Indy airport’s international airport code, will initially feature artists from the Harrison Center for the Arts.

Indy Airport Announces New Nonstop Flight to Austin

American Airlines adds to recent flurry of new nonstop flights, further spurs optimism

The American flight will depart daily from Indy beginning September 8 and will increase to twice daily on Oct. 2, 2021, offering Hoosiers more opportunities in their travels to Central Texas.

Per Federal Order, Mask Mandate Still in Effect at Indy Airport

TSA extends mask mandate until Sept.13, 2021

While the City of Indianapolis ended its mask mandate for fully vaccinated residents effective today in most situations, masks are still federally required at airports.

A New Wave of Inaugural Flights Taking Off from Indy, Starting Today

Seven new nonstop flights – two to prior unserved destinations – launch this week

Today marks the second wave of a flurry of inaugural nonstop flights taking off out of the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) – with seven new flights headed to the East Coast and Gulf Coast regions over the next week.

It’s official – Sun Country Airlines Flies Out of Indy Airport

Today’s inaugural flight is ‘a reality that has been years in the making’

Sun Country and Indianapolis Airport Authority officials, along with local community leaders, joined in a celebratory sendoff of the inaugural flight.

Six Inaugural Nonstop Flights Launch This Week from Indy

May 27 and 28 mark ‘promising start’ to summer travel at IND

New nonstop flights to six different cities via Allegiant Air, Sun Country Airlines and United Airlines will takeoff out of Indianapolis International Airport (IND) this week.

Indy Airport 2021 Passenger Traffic Trending Upward

Air travel in March up 20 percent compared to same period in 2020

The Indianapolis International Airport (IND) is seeing a long-awaited upward trend in increased passenger traffic, compared to this time last year.

Indy Airport Reminds Travelers that Federal Mask Mandate Extended to September 2021

TSA has extended the face mask requirement for individuals across all transportation networks throughout the United States, including at airports.

To learn more about the Indy airport’s response to ensure traveler safety, and for more airport travel tips for the current environment, visit IND.com/COVID19.

Southwest Announces Two New Florida Nonstop Flights Out of Indy Airport

Nonstops to Panama City and Miami start this summer

Southwest’s announcement comes on the heels of its March news that it will be adding a seasonal nonstop from Indianapolis to Myrtle Beach.

Indy Airport Welcomes New, Resumed Flights with American Airlines

New nonstops and returning flights spur optimism in leisure travel

In June, American Airlines will offer a new nonstop flight out of Indianapolis to Orlando (MCO), will resume nonstop service to Los Angeles (LAX) and relaunch a nonstop flight to Boston (BOS) in May and June, respectively.

Tinker Coffee Opens First-Ever Café Location at the Indy Airport

Opening comes in tandem with new flights, increased activity at IND

The airport’s Tinker Coffee location is the first of two café storefronts the local specialty coffee roaster will open in Indianapolis, and it is the latest among a list of new shops and restaurants to open at the Indy airport in the past 12 months.

Book Today: Southwest Airlines takes off for Myrtle Beach, S.C, beginning May 23; Fares as low As $69 One-Way, and golf bags fly free!*

Launching Indianapolis to Myrtle Beach beginning June 6

Southwest brings more options for travel including a record-number of nonstop cities for Austin Customers, and additional flights in both established and newly launched Southwest airports

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