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IAH to MSY Route Map


Houston to New Orleans Flights, Stats and Airplanes

Route information for flights from George Bush Intercontinental to Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl..

Distance:
304.17 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from IAH to MSY

Airline Carrier Aircraft
Continental Airlines Boeing 737-500 pax
Continental Airlines Boeing 737-700 pax
Continental Airlines Boeing 737-800 pax
Continental Airlines Boeing 737-900 pax
Continental Airlines Boeing 757-300 pax
Copa Airlines Boeing 737-500 pax
United Airlines Boeing 737-500 pax
United Airlines Boeing 737-700 pax
United Airlines Boeing 737-800 pax
United Airlines Boeing 737-900 pax
United Airlines Boeing 757-300 pax
United Airlines De Havilland Canada DHC-8-400 Dash 8Q
United Airlines Embraer RJ145 Amazon

Interesting Facts About Flights from Houston to New Orleans (IAH to MSY)

  • Continental Airlines carried a total of 414,588 passengers from IAH to MSY in 2009.
  • The largest aircraft servicing flights between Houston and New Orleans from Continental Airlines is the B767-4 built by Boeing with 235 seats.
  • The average aircraft occupancy on flights from Houston to New Orleans in 2009 was 76.32%.
  • Flight #3138, operated by ExpressJet Airlines, was the flight with the most delays in 2009, with 24 minutes average delay between flights from Houston to New Orleans.
  • Continental Airlines operated flights from IAH to MSY using 9 types of aircraft in 2009.
  • Continental Airlines, ExpressJet Airlines, UNITED, American Airlines, Delta Airlines, Shuttle America, Skywest Air, Chautauqua Airlines offer flights from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA.
  • ExpressJet Airlines, Continental Airlines operate the shortest flights from Houston to New Orleans.
  • The shortest flight between IAH and MSY takes about 45 minutes.
  • 566,060 seats were available on flights from IAH to MSY in 2009. Of those seats, a total of 431,308 passengers flew on all flights from IAH to MSY that year.
  • In 2009, there were 8 airline companies operating between Houston and New Orleans.
  • The average flight time from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA takes about 45 minutes.
  • There were 431,308 passengers that flew from Houston to New Orleans in 2009.
  • The oldest aircraft servicing trips from Houston, TX to New Orleans, LA in 2009 was American Airlines' MD-80 from Mcdonnell Douglas which started flying in 1990.
  • The newest aircraft servicing IAH to MSY in 2009 was Shuttle America's EMB-170 from Embraer. The EMB-170 started flying in 2004.
  • ExpressJet Airlines offers the shortest flight times from Houston to New Orleans.
  • The smallest aircraft servicing flights from IAH to MSY for Chautauqua Airlines is the EMB-145 built by Embraer with 50 seats.
  • The shortest flight distance between Houston and New Orleans is 305 miles.

(Source: FAA & BTS 2009 Databases)

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