Monday, April 28, 2014

New Orleans airport growing fast

The publication Airline Weekly says Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans was the fastest growing United States airport in terms of passenger traffic from 2012 to 2013. The 7 percent growth rate beat Houston, Austin and San Jose, Calif., which all showed 6 percent growth. Next on the list were Charlotte, N.C., Nashville, Chicago, Seattle, and Los Angeles, which all had 5 percent growth. (Source: Times-Picayune, 04/28/14)