About Lakefront Airport (NEW, KNEW)
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.