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Near-record travel predicted this Thanksgiving
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Chris Miller
November 25, 2019 - 8:28 am
You may notice the office is starting to empty out as people get ready for Thanksgiving. There will be a lot of traveling, according to the American Automobile Association. "You can expect delays on almost every mode of transportation," said AAA spokesman Don Redman, who said there will be a near-...
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Airport Director Kevin Dolliole is confident the new terminal is ready for the crush load
Thomas Perumean
Thomas Perumean
November 25, 2019 - 5:37 am
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport Director Kevin Dolliole says the new terminal is ready for it's first holiday travel season. More than 300,000 will swell the terminal this week as passengers wing their way to and from New Orleans for Thanksgiving. But Dolliole still says, "There...
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November 22, 2019 - 11:02 am
The Thanksgiving travel rush is now underway, as many head off to their holiday destinations. According to AAA , 55.3 million people are expected to drive and take a plane or train during Thanksgiving week. The travel organization is predicting an increase of 1.6 million travelers compared to last...
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Thomas Perumean
Thomas Perumean
November 11, 2019 - 6:20 am
The new terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport met its first weekend of full operation with a Sunday crush load of travellers and there were teething problems to say the least. Passengers swelled the terminal's expansive open spaces and dealt with long, long lines as the TSA...
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Chris Miller
November 06, 2019 - 12:01 pm
Nearly three years into nonstop service between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport and London-Heathrow, British Airways is adding a flight to that schedule. The British flagship airline will make round trips six days a week. Today, @British_Airways announced that it is adding an...
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Thomas Perumean
Thomas Perumean
November 06, 2019 - 6:14 am
As an American Airlines flight from Washington D.C. approached Louis Armstrong International Airport New Orleans passengers expected the usual trudge through the aging and poor maintained old terminal. That all changed when the Captain announced they would be the first passengers to arrive at the...
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Thomas Perumean
November 05, 2019 - 6:47 am
The highly anticipated opening of the new Louis Armstrong International Airport terminal has prompted management to push its schedule up a few hours, accepting incoming flights at the new terminal arriving after 8pm. Airport management says transportation options will be available for arriving...
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Thomas Perumean
October 19, 2019 - 6:15 pm
After countless delays, over budget and behind schedule, the new Louis Armstrong International Airport Terminal has finally set an opening. Wednesday November 6, 2019 the first planes will start arriving at the new terminal and passengers will get to see the new restaurants, bars, lounges, and...
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Thomas Perumean
October 16, 2019 - 2:18 pm
New Orleans and Montreal have a lot in common: French culture and ancestry. Storied hotels. Jazz festivals. Acadians. Now, the two cities will share an airline. Canada's third largest airline will inaugurate direct flight service between New Orleans and Montreal November 3rd for the winter tourism...
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