Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is located in Kenner, LA in Jefferson Parish, about 15 minutes from downtown New Orleans. It recently underwent a billion dollar renovation and features a new, world-class terminal complex that completely replaces the old facility. MSY is the primary commercial airport in Louisiana serving over 80 percent of all passengers flying into the state. 2018 was a record breaking year for MSY with 13,122,762 total passengers traveling through the airport.
Renovation Key Features:
- 3 concourses
- 35 gates
- 972,000 sq. ft.
- $1 billion project
- Consolidated security checkpoint
- Concessions conveniently located post-security
- 2 new parking garages and 1 surface lot