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Partners Demonstrate Electric Aircraft in Houma

HOUMA, La. — On Feb. 7, Houston-based helicopter operator Bristow and Vermont aerospace company Beta Technologies hosted an electric vehicle flight demonstration in Houma,...

Port NOLA: Cruise Passenger Numbers Back to Pre-Pandemic Levels

NEW ORLEANS — The Port of New Orleans said it finished calendar year 2023 with nearly 1.2 million cruise passenger movements and renewed commitments...

MSY’s Kevin Dolliole Becomes Chair of Airports Council Board

NEW ORLEANS – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport Director of Aviation Kevin Dolliole became chair of the board for Airports Council International –...

New Orleans Will Host Major U.S. Travel Association Event in 2027

NEW ORLEANS — U.S. Travel’s IPW, an international inbound travel trade show, will take place May 3-7, 2027 at the New Orleans Ernest N....

Trial Will Determine Whether JetBlue Can Buy Spirit, Further Consolidating Industry

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for the Justice Department and JetBlue Airways are scheduled to make closing arguments Tuesday in a trial that will determine...

$50M Taxiway Extension Project Complete at MSY

NEW ORLEANS — On Nov. 28, officials from the City of New Orleans, the New Orleans Aviation Board and the Federal Aviation Administration will...

Breeze Begins Seasonal Route from New Orleans to Fort Myers

NEW ORLEANS – On Nov. 2, Breeze Airways started a new seasonal route from New Orleans to Fort Myers.  Fares on the new nonstop...

Southwest Airlines Will Add Nonstop Flight to Burbank

NEW ORLEANS — Starting June 4, 2024, Southwest Airlines will offer nonstop flights from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to Hollywood Burbank Airport...

Passenger Train Between N.O. and Baton Rouge Moves Closer to Reality

NEW ORLEANS – On Oct. 26, Gov. John Bel Edwards signed an agreement that may clear the way for the return of intercity passenger...

United Airlines Will Seat Passengers With Window Seats First

NEW YORK (AP) — United Airlines says that it will start boarding passengers in economy class with window seats first starting next week, a...

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