Lakefront Airport (NEW, KNEW) is located in New Orleans, LA. Mercury Jets offers private jet charter services to and from New Orleans.
About Lakefront Airport (NEW, KNEW)
Mercury Jets is an on demand air charter provider specializing in private jet and turboprop charters in Lakefront Airport.
Nestled 4 nautical miles from northeast of New Orleans, Lakefront Airport is a public use airport in Orleans Parish. The airport is categorized by the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems as a general aviation reliever airport. Lakefront Airport has a long history and a variety of facilities, including three asphalt runways and 122 aircraft based on the field. There are 7 helicopters, 18 jet airplanes, 22 multi-engine airplanes, and 75 single-engine airplanes. The main aircraft operations include local general aviation, transient general aviation, military, and air taxi.
Lakefront Airport covers an area of 191 hectares, at a low altitude of about 2 meters above sea level. During the year, the airport receives 60 thousand different types of aircraft, which is approximately 160 per day. Since 1950 Lakefront Airport is defined as a public general aviation airport. The airport is constantly expanding and modernizing, for example, modern runways and taxiways have been added, lengthened, and leveled. Lakefront Airport has three runways, two of which are more than 1,000 meters long and the second is slightly shorter. In addition, Lakefront Airport is well-equipped to accommodate private, commercial, and military flights. There is a control tower and weather monitoring system. Inside the passenger terminal, the necessary facilities for a comfortable arrival are provided, there is a customs office, currency exchange, café, and lounge area. The FBO provides ground maintenance services for private vessels. We provide private jet charter flights to and from Lakefront Airport.