Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

Chris Miller
May 31, 2018 - 2:35 pm
Travelers flying from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport will have more options for getting to the New York area this fall. Starting November 4, Southwest Airlines will begin nonstop service from MSY to La Guardia Airport (LGA). Southwest operates the most flights out of Armstrong,...
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Chris Miller
May 22, 2018 - 6:14 pm
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport set a record for the number of passengers flying in and out of the airport in a single month. In March 2018, 1.2 million passengers traveled through MSY, according to airport officials. It beats the old single-month record, set in May 2017, by 100,...
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David Blake
May 02, 2018 - 12:24 pm
During his last few days in office, New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu is doing serious reflecting about the job he's done in the past eight years. He joined WWL's Tommy Tucker this morning for an extended interview about his two terms in office. An interview with Mayor Mitch Landrieu before he...
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Don Ames
April 16, 2018 - 8:48 am
New Orleans will put out a pretty fancy welcome mat next year for folks flying into the city. Construction on New Orleans’ new airport terminal is proceeding as planned. The billion dollar project is about 60 percent complete, and on track to open in February of 2019. Airport officials recently...
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Chris Miller
March 07, 2018 - 6:00 pm
Southwest Airlines has added a new paint scheme to one of its Boeing 737 aircraft that celebrates Louisiana. It made its debut today at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. "Southwest has been dedicated to the New Orleans community for 39 years," said Gary Kelly, Chairman of the Board...
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Chris Miller
February 09, 2018 - 7:40 am
Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is about to get real busy, both coming and going. Air traffic is starting to pick up, as plane-loads of people fly into town for Mardi Gras. "Absolutely, this is a really busy time of year," said Erin Burns, Communications Director for the New Orleans...
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Chris Miller
January 31, 2018 - 12:58 pm
A water leak at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport soaked parts of Concourse C today. A passenger took this video, along with pictures. Let's hope this doesn't delay flights. Water failure in the airport #eli2018 pic.twitter.com/olvFXG9iZc — sppitt (@sppitt) January 31, 2018 Water...
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David Blake
January 23, 2018 - 12:53 pm
Another year, another record at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. Total passengers in 2017 finished at 12,009,512, surpassing the previous record total of about 11.1 million in 2016. It was the seventh consecutive year of passenger growth, with a 35 percent increase since 2010. "...
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Chris Miller
January 17, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Ice on the runways earlier today at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport forced the cancellation of many flights and the delay of many others. The runways reopened around noon as airlines worked to reschedule their flights. "We continue to urge travelers to check on their flight status...
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Chris Miller
January 16, 2018 - 4:26 pm
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport has several flight cancellations on its board, thanks to the weather. Flights to the northeast and Texas were some of the first to come up canceled, but as the weather snarled traffic at other airports, it started affecting flights out of Amrstrong...
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