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Notre Dame game weekend keeps South Bend airport extra busy

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Restaurants and hotels aren't the only local business seeing a spike during game weekends.  South Bend Airport has seen a lot more air traffic both commercial and private.  And it's not over yet.  With Saturday's late game, fans will be flying in well into the morning.   The director of marketing and development for the airport says it's great for the whole community.  "Everybody is in great spirits, it's exciting. The airport is really the welcome center to the community and so we like to show them a good welcome when they come to town," said Julie Curtis.

When Notre Dame played Oklahoma a few weeks ago, 215 aircrafts flew into South Bend Airport.

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