Chennault Park

Chennault Park is home base for leading companies in aircraft MRO, manufacturing, transportation and service industries—with plenty of room for new development.

Chennault Park consists of a series of massive hangars, over 60 acres of useable concrete, and hundreds of acres of undeveloped land. The park’s tenants include Northrop Grumman, Landlocked Aviation Services, Citadel Completions, Louisiana Millwork (Masonite), Million Air, Bechtel, Habitat for Humanity, Luke’s RV and Tadlock LLC.

Chennault’s strategic location at the center of the Gulf Coast provides access to a wide swath of the southern United States. The park’s infrastructure, incentives, low costs, and ample room for expansion make it an attractive site for new development.

Contact

For inquiries about Chennault Park, contact:

Kevin Melton
Executive Director
Chennault International Airport
337-491-9961
1-800-272-2422
337-491-9972 Fax

Sites

Chennault Park at Chennault International Airport is situated in one of the fastest-growing metro areas in the nation with access to nearby rail, deepwater port and Interstate highways.

Tenants benefit from access to the facility’s high-quality runway and accredited, contracted air traffic control tower, along with 24/7 security and fire protection. Operating in a collaborative space enables tenants to form mutually beneficial partnerships that will propel their businesses forward.

  • Several LED Certified Sites, ready for development
  • 1.5 million square feet of building/hangar space
  • Low utility & lease costs
  • 60 acres of usable concrete
  • Nearly 700 acres of available land

Chennault currently has 14 development sites available totaling nearly 900 acres.

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Tenants

Chennault Park is home to a variety of tenants. Some 1,500 people go to work at Chennault each day repainting aircraft, manufacturing doors and staircases for homes, outfitting luxury aircraft, overhauling Air Force reconnaissance planes, and more.

Northrop Grumman has built and maintained the Joint STARS military surveillance aircraft for the United States Air Force at Chennault since the turn of the century. The Chennault site has repeatedly ranked as the most productive plant in the Northrop Grumman family.

Citadel Completions LLC is an industry leader in the VIP/VVIP luxury aircraft interior community, supporting private owners, government/heads of state, and corporate protocol operators. Citadel also provides a wide range of maintenance, repair, and overhaul services for their customers.

Million Air Lake Charles is Chennault’s fixed base operator (FBO) that provides a full range of world-class aviation amenities for charter operations and business and general aviation. Its 64 acre ramp can serve unlimited assortment types of aircraft from helicopter operations to military deployments. The FBO can simultaneously handle and park aircraft from Cessna 150s to KC-135s, DC-10s, L1011s, C5s, C17s and the larger Antonov aircraft.

Landlocked Aviation Services specializes in painting a variety of commercial, private and military aircraft out of its flagship location at Chennault International Airport.

Louisiana Millwork

Louisiana Millwork, which began as a start-up company in Southwest Louisiana in 2000, is a major building materials manufacturer and supplier in the Louisiana and Mississippi markets.

Planet Construction

Planet Construction J2911, LLC is a national construction company specializing in the construction of fitness centers for the likes of Planet Fitness and Club 4 Fitness across the country. With our vast experience in this sector we are one of the nation’s premier fitness contractors, coupled with being the largest fitness franchisee in the country at one point we offer a unique perspective for our clients of an in-depth understanding of the intricacies they face all the while assisting in navigating the construction process.

CDL Mentors

CDL Mentors Truck Driving School’s mission is to produce well‐trained entry‐level truck drivers who can transition into gainful employment upon completion of their vocational training program. Earn your CDL A or B. New classes start every week and free job placement assistance is available for our alumni. Call 337-602-8223 for more information. “We Mentor You For Greatness”

Jeff Davis Electric Cooperative

Jefferson Davis is an Electrical Cooperative serving around 10,000 meters in the southwest rural area of the state.