Michiana Aircraft Service Inc.

High Level Aircraft Maintenance & Airplane Repair Service

Michiana Aircraft Service Inc. is an authorized Cessna Service Center, providing top quality workmanship at reasonable prices. With over 30 years of combined experience, we also have mechanics ready to help with Beech, Piper, Lear and others.

We know that trusting your aircraft to someone is an important decision, which is why our reliability helps us build a long lasting relationship with all of our customers. We want you to feel comfortable enough to ask the questions necessary to give you the confidence of having a well-maintained aircraft. See our airplane services here.

South Bend Transportation Services

South Bend serves as the transportation hub for Michiana. The South Bend International Airport lies in the Northwest corner of South Bend. The airport connects South Bend to larger hubs including Atlanta, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Detroit, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, Orlando, and the Tampa Bay Area. Over 1,000,000 passengers are served annually making it the second busiest airport in Indiana.

The electric commuter railroad: South Shore Line, connects the South Bend International Airport to the the Randolph Street Terminal in downtown Chicago. Amtrak, the national passenger rail system, provides service to South Bend. The Transpo Bus Line connects from Notre Dame and the South Bend International Airport.

Michiana Projects

Come in to see our new Appareo demo! It’s truly an all-in-one box solution for 2020 compliance.


Happy to display our latest Avionics install. Parts installed: GMA 345 (Audio Panel), GTN 65 (Touch Screen Display), GNC 255 (Nav Com), GTX 345 (Transponder), FS 210 (Bluetooth for iPad), G1-10613 (Nav Indicators x 2). What a difference!


Avionics before install


Avionics After install
Michiana Aircraft Service Inc. Building Entrance Michiana Aircraft Service Inc. Entrance Inside Michiana Aircraft Service Inc. Customer Lounge

Aircraft Maintenance and Inspections

All maintenance and inspections are strictly adhered to under the provisions set forth by FAR's (Federal Aviation Regulations). Our annual inspection rates are published for easy access any time.

Discrepancies noted after the inspection phase would be made known to the aircraft owner(s) immediately. We perform no work without your approval.

FAA Certification

Michiana Aircraft Service Inc. is a FAA certified repair station for specialized services, Airfram class 3, and PowerPlant(limited). View our repair service ratings at the FAA.

Maintenance Scheduling

For aircraft maintenance scheduling, please contact:

Our Director of Maintenance Steve Purvis frequently attends various industry training in addition to attending Regulator, Repair Station, Safety Assurance and Human Factors training.

FAA Repair Station
FAA Repair Station
Lycoming Certificate

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns about parts, part sales, maintenance, services, inspections, hour and rates, or anything else related to what Michiana Aircraft Service Inc. has to offer or how we can help you, we encourage you to contact our Office Manager - Reanna Traxler. Alternatively, if you need to contact a staff member directly their contact information can also be found below.

Contact Information

Michiana Aircraft Service Inc.

4323 Progress Drive

South Bend, IN 46628

Phone: (574) 287 4687

Fax: 574.287.7753

Hours of Operation:
     Monday - Friday
     7:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m

  • Director of Maintenance - Steve Purvis
  • Vice President of Operations - Anthony Kosinski
  • Office Manager - Reanna Traxler
  • Shop Manager - Michael Hannon
  • Useful Information and Helpful Links

    Aircraft Electronics Association Member
    South Bend International Airport

    Airport Communications

    More information can be found at: Airnav.com
    • CTAF: 118.9
    • ATIS: 120.675
    • WX ASOS: PHONE 574-251-2652
    • SOUTH BEND GROUND: 121.7
      [0530-0000 SUN-FRI, 0530-2345 SAT.]
    • SOUTH BEND TOWER: 118.9 257.8
      [0530-0000 SUN-FRI, 0530-2345 SAT.]
    • SOUTH BEND APPROACH 118.55 (270-099) 132.05 (100-269) 257.8
      [0530-0000 SUN-FRI, 0530-2345 SAT.]
    • CHICAGO ARTCC APPROACH: 124.1 (100-269)
      [0000-0530 SUN-FRI, 2345-0530 SAT.]
    • CLASS C: 124.1 (100-269) 132.05 (100-269) 257.8
    • CLASS C IC: 118.55 (270-099)
    • WX AWOS-3 at EKM (14 nm E): 124.475 (574-264-9002)