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“Giants of Jazz: Art…

May 28 - Dec 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection… more

BB's Stage Door…

May 28 - Jun 25, 2017
The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s and 1930s comes to life in this three-time… more

Beyond the Canvas:…

May 28 - Jul 9, 2017
Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia… more

Cecilia Vicuña: About…

May 28 - Jun 18, 2017
Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen traces the artist’s long career to… more

Celebrate National…

May 28 - 28, 2017
Trinity, known for its imaginative cuisine, creative cocktails and bustling… more

Chicken on the Bone…

May 28 - Dec 6, 2017
Want to enjoy some nightlife? No trip to New Orleans is complete if you have… more

Heurigen: An Austrian…

May 28 - 28, 2017
The Deutsches Haus is presenting Heurigen: An Austrian Wine Festival on Sunday,… more

Magnolia State Feis

May 28 - 28, 2017
Following the Louisiana State Championship Feis, the new Magnolia State Feis… more

Mercedes Benz…

May 28 - 28, 2017
The  8th Annual  Bayou Country Super Fest is coming to the Mercedes… more

New Orleans Greek…

May 28 - 28, 2017
Every year descendents of one of the Western world's oldest cultures celebrate… more

New Orleans Museum of…

May 28 - Oct 8, 2017
Jim Steg (American, 1922 -2001) was the most influential printmaker to be based… more

New Orleans Museum of…

May 28 - Oct 1, 2017
In celebration of beloved chef, civil rights activist, and art collector Leah… more

New Orleans Museum of…

May 28 - Oct 8, 2017
Paintings from throughout Scully's career are presented with a selection of… more

Newcomb Art Museum -…

May 28 - Jul 9, 2017
Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia… more

Senga Nengudi:…

May 28 - Jun 18, 2017
In 1975, artist Senga Nengudi began a series of sculptures, entitled R.S.V.P.,… more

The Go-Go

May 28 - 28, 2017
The Go-Go is a live music series featuring Cajun & Americana dance bands.… more

The Historic New…

May 28 - Oct 21, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection's Laura Simon Nelson Galleries for… more

The New Orleans Wine…

May 28 - 28, 2017
The New Orleans Wine & Food Experience is one of the premiere events in… more

David Hansen's Garden…

May 29, 2017
Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

Monday Blues

May 29, 2017 - Jan 05, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages. Get your live local blues fix with Sean Riley. more

“Giants of Jazz: Art…

May 28 - Dec 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection… more

Southwest Airlines Pumps Up Schedule for Spring and Summer Travel

Dallas, Feb. 23, 2006 -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) announced today the addition of 15 new flights in 15 city-pairs across the nation, six of which will serve New Orleans.  The new flights will be added in four installments. 

"Southwest Airlines customers are traveling at record rates, and they're asking for more flights,"  said Kevin Krone, Southwest Airlines vice president of marketing, sales and distribution.  "We're pumping up our service to get ready for spring and summer travel."

Additional New Orleans service breaks down as follows:
Beginning June 10, 2006:
- one new daily nonstop roundtrip between New Orleans and Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood;
- one new daily nonstop roundtrip between New Orleans and Phoenix;
- one new daily nonstop roundtrip between New Orleans and Las Vegas;
- one new daily nonstop roundtrip between New Orleans and Baltimore/Washington;
- one new daily nonstop roundtrip between New Orleans and Houston Hobby (for a total of 9 daily).

"Our customers' demand for travel to and from New Orleans is strong, and we are pleased to support New Orleans by adding these flights," Krone said.  "With the addition of these 6 New Orleans flights, Southwest Airlines will offer 24 daily nonstop flights from New Orleans to 10 cities, including Chicago Midway, Dallas Love Field, Baltimore/Washington, Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood, Houston Hobby, Las Vegas, Nashville, Orlando, Phoenix and Tampa Bay."

For more information, visit www.southwestairlines.com or www.flymsy.com or contact:

Michelle C. Duffourc
Public Relations Manager
Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
504-464-3547
504-465-2303 FAX