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New Orleans International Airport
Associated Press
January 21, 2020 - 9:25 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ A report from a New Orleans airport states that dining revenue has increased from its new $1 billion terminal. A spokeswoman says that could mean more flights added at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. The new terminal opened Nov. 6. The month saw a 32% increase...
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Airport cancels janitorial contract with ETI
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Thomas Perumean
January 17, 2020 - 9:09 am
When you've got a new billion dollar house, doing things the old way just won't cut it. That's what happened on Thursday when the Aviation Board cancelled the contract with janitorial services provider ETI, Inc. According to the Times-Picayune/New Orleans Advocate, Mayor LaToya Cantrell got the...
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New Terminal ready for take off
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Thomas Perumean
November 27, 2019 - 6:19 am
The biggest test of the most important piece of equipment at the new terminal at Armstrong International Airport takes place today. When the baggage handling system at the new terminal suffered mechanical issues, it was a major concern for airport management and a problem that needed to be solved-...
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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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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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Thomas Perumean
November 08, 2019 - 7:59 am
DOTD work crews got their paint cans out and hastily added an extra turn lane at Loyola Drive to help out with the back up from the new terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. WWL-TV talked with Scott Doyle from the DOTD who said: “We analyzed the projected data but it’s...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 06, 2019 - 3:05 pm
"Impressive!" "Beautiful!" Those are just some of the words people are using to describe the new terminal at New Orleans Louis Armstrong International Airport on the first full day of operations in the new $1.3 billion facility. Fliers raved about the way the terminal looked and the wide array of...
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Chris Miller
November 06, 2019 - 7:00 am
While the bells and whistles of the new airport terminal get all the attention today, Kenner authorities are keeping a close eye on traffic on Loyola Drive, where all airport traffic now ends up. Before anyone gets to the airport, all eyes will be on the I-10 westbound off-ramp at Loyola Drive. "We...
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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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