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Director Of Aviation

DIrector: FRED PRUITT

New Orleans Lakefront Airport
Suite 101, Terminal Building
6001 Stars & Stripes Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70126
Telephone:504-243-4010
FAX:504-243-9151
E-mail: fpruitt@orleanslevee.com

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Our History
New Orleans Lakefront Airport was built adjacent to the Industrial Canal, on a man-made arrowhead peninsula jutting into Lake Pontchartrain. To make land available for this elaborate project, the Orleans Levee Board drove a 10,000 foot retaining wall into Lake Pontchartrain and pumped in six million cubic yards of hydraulic fill to raise the field above the water...
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Local Tourism
The Lakefront Airport is the Only airport in the New Orleans metropolitan area, and offers access to Southeast Louisiana as well as the Mississippi gulf coast...
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