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Profile: Louis Armstrong International Airport

Louis Armstrong International Airport was a participant or observer in the following events:

The last Southwest Airlines flight leaves New Orleans at 6:00 pm today, according to a company representative. [Wall Street Journal, 9/2/2005] Note, however that at 4:30, the Airport issued a press release stating that all commercial passenger flights had departed from Louis Armstrong International Airport and all flight operations had ceased. [Louis Armstrong International Airport, 8/28/2005 pdf file]

Entity Tags: Southwest Airlines, Louis Armstrong International Airport

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