About Chennault International Airport


Chennault International Airport is America’s premier industrial airport. We’re a world-class facility that can support your business growth and expansion. We offer impressive facilities, available properties, a Part 139 Airfield and access to a 10,700-foot runway. We serve both industrial and commercial companies.

The State of Louisiana, Calcasieu Parish and the City of Lake Charles partner with us to offer incentives that support long-term prosperity for the companies who do business in our area. Conveniently located, Chennault provides immediate access to Interstate 10, the Interstate 210 bypass, railroads, the deepwater Port of Lake Charles and an airfield equipped for the largest aircraft in the world.

Chennault is incorporated in Foreign Trade Zone 87. In addition, we are located near Houston, New Orleans and Fort Polk, the U.S. Army base and national training center.

Louisiana has one of the lowest tax rates in the nation. We enjoy a moderate cost of living here, and a great quality of life.

I invite you to learn more about Chennault International Airport. You might discover that it’s the perfect place for your company to land!

Randy Robb
Executive Director

We welcome the opportunity to show you why Chennault is the ideal location for you.