DeKalb County Airport, Sweet Aviation Celebrate Opening of Extended Runway

Sweet Aviation, as the official fixed-base operator at the DeKalb County Airport (KGWB), celebrated the reopening of the airport’s runway with a special ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, September 29. The runway has been closed since July to allow contractors time to extend the runway to 7,105 feet and install new features. DeKalb County Airport… Read more »

Sweet Aviation announces addition of two brand-new aircraft to fleet

Sweet Aviation proudly welcomes two new Cirrus G2+ Vision Jets™ to its growing fleet of aircraft. The two new planes are now officially onboarded and FAA-certified for charter services. These aircraft will offer Sweet Aviation more charter capacity and backup options, resulting in a more convenient booking experience for clients. “We see these planes as… Read more »

A Unique Holiday Gift: Learn to Fly at DeKalb County Airport

Have you ever dreamed of becoming a pilot and taking to the sky in the controls of an airplane? Becoming a pilot is within your reach with Sweet Aviation at DeKalb County Airport! “We’re super-excited to be able to start offering our private pilot ground school classes in Auburn,” said Scotty Hepler, FBO Manager of… Read more »

Sweet Aviation Becomes the FBO for the DeKalb County Airport

After months of planning and preparation, Tuesday, November 1 marked the start of Sweet Aviation taking over operations of the Fixed Base Operator (FBO) at the DeKalb County Airport. “We couldn’t be happier to welcome Sweet Aviation as our Fixed Base Operator,” said Russ Couchman DCAA Airport Manager. “The months leading up to the transition… Read more »

Sweet Aviation Chosen as Next FBO for the DeKalb County Airport

Sweet Aviation announced today they have been selected to become the FBO (Fixed Base Operator) for the DeKalb County Airport located just outside Auburn, Indiana beginning November 1, 2022. This expansion means that Sweet Aviation provides service at the Fort Wayne International Airport, Smith Field Airport, and now the DeKalb County Airport too. Working alongside… Read more »