As Hurricane Ida continues to move in the Gulf of Mexico, forecast models predict a minimal impact to the Baton Rouge area. Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport expects to remain fully operational during this event. As the impact of this storm throughout the region is still unknown, the airlines serving Baton Rouge will be evaluating the flight status of all their routes in the gulf south as landfall becomes more certain.
All passengers are advised to check with their individual airline for the most up to date information regarding operations as Hurricane Ida approaches land. Flight information is available from www.aa.com for American Airlines; http://www.delta.com for Delta Air Lines; http://www.continental.com for Continental Airlines; and http://www.nwa.com for Northwest Airlines.