South Bend International Airport getting $6.5M upgrade

SOUTH BEND – Major upgrades and improvements are coming to South Bend International Airport.A company called Corporate Wings plans to renovate the former DHL building. It’s investing $6.5 million to be able to fly private jets from around the world in and out of South Bend. Corporate Wings is a fixed-base operator (FBO), meaning it’s…

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Zimmer to Acquire Biomet

WARSAW, Ind. (April 24, 2014) – Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZMH) (“Zimmer” or the “Company”) and Biomet, Inc.’s parent company (“Biomet”) today announced that their respective Boards of Directors have approved a definitive agreement under which Zimmer will acquire Biomet in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $13.35 billion, including the…

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Airport Going Global

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – St. Joseph County Airport Authority Board President Tom Botkin announced today that South Bend Airport (SBN) is becoming South Bend International. The Airport team, in conjunction with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), is working to build two distinct facilities; a General Aviation Facility and a Federal Inspection Station. Both of…

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