Louis Armstrongs New Orleans International Airport is one one of the busiest Airport that makes subject to tedious security procedures,

These procedures involve mostly all the traditional practices followed by major domestic or international airports, and passengers are strictly required to review the terms beforehand and firmly adhere to the rules.

TSA Security

Passengers asked to remove all metal-made belongings or electronic devices from their carry-on bags and place them in an individual bin to undergo security scanning. At the same time, they go through a metal detector body scanner. To handle any unexpected waits, TSA is recommending passengers arrive early enough. Average of 30 minutes for standard lanes and 10 minutes for PreCheck pathways is regular non-shutdown times. Twenty-five minutes max wait time at the New Orleans airport.

Legal Identification

passengers are required to present valid identification, For domestic flights, a driver's license or I.D. card might be enough, most of the international flights will require passengers to carry a valid passport at security checkpoints, ticket counters, or boarding gates.

Departure Terminals

The main passenger terminal of Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport divided into West & East Terminals:

- The West terminals with Concourses A, B & C serves all current airlines, except Air Canada, Delta & United.

- The East Terminal with Concourse D serves Air Canada, Delta & United currently.

A central ticketing alley connects both Terminal East and Terminal West.

- Lower Level: Find at this level, the Baggage claim. Please note that baggage carousels distribute this level from 1 to 11, 12, 13, and 14.

This level is connected to the parking garage by a couple of walkways, while by escalators and elevators, passengers can get to the upper level.

- First Level: Ticketing and the boarding Level. Ticketing desks distributed into the north and south sides.

Services: An information counter located at the central core of the level. Other services: Currency exchange, banking services, TAX-free, newsstand, food, drink and retail concessions, shoeshine.