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DTW to MSY Route Map

Detroit to New Orleans Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County to Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl..

Distance:
927.21 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from DTW to MSY

Airline Carrier

Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines

Aircraft

Airbus A319
Airbus A320-100/200

DTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airlines

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MSY - Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl. Airlines

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Interesting Facts About Flights from Detroit to New Orleans (DTW to MSY)

  • There were 4,416 passengers that flew from Detroit to New Orleans in 2009.
  • The shortest flight between DTW and MSY takes about 126 minutes.
  • The average flight time from Detroit, MI to New Orleans, LA takes about 126 minutes.
  • In 2009, there were 3 airline companies operating between Detroit and New Orleans.
  • 6,792 seats were available on flights from DTW to MSY in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 4,416 passengers flew on all flights from DTW to MSY that year.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from DTW to MSY for Northwest Airlines is the DC-9-30 built by Mcdonnell Douglas with 100 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Detroit to New Orleans.
  • The newest aircraft servicing DTW to MSY in 2009 was Air Greenland's B737-8 from Boeing. The B737-8 started flying in 1998.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Detroit, MI to New Orleans, LA in 2009 was Continental Airlines' B737-5 from Boeing which started flying in 1990.
  • Flight #1123, operated by Northwest Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 5 minutes average delay between flights from Detroit to New Orleans.
  • Northwest Airlines operates the shortest flights from Detroit to New Orleans.
  • The shortest flight distance between Detroit and New Orleans is 926 miles.
  • Northwest Airlines operated flights from DTW to MSY using 6 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Detroit and New Orleans from Northwest Airlines is the B757-2 built by Boeing with 184 seats.
  • Northwest Airlines, Air Greenland, Continental Airlines offer flights from Detroit, MI to New Orleans, LA.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Detroit to New Orleans in 2009 was 69.12%.
  • Northwest Airlines carried a total of 4,218 passengers from DTW to MSY in 2009.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)