Hammond Municipal Airport serves Hammond and Tangipahoa Parish and is owned by Hammond Airport Authority. Hammond Municipal Airport serves the Northshore of Lake Ponchartrain. The airport has two 5000' runways with one to soon be extended to 6500'. The airport is at an elevation of 44 feet and is located about 3 miles east of Hammond.
Nearby accommodations include Holiday Inn Hammond Conf Cen, Comfort Inn Hammond, Days Inn Hammond, and Econo Lodge Hammond, within about 5 miles of the facilities.
Other Transportation nearby:
(Baton Rouge) Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
(New Roads) False River Air Park Airport
(Covington) Greater St. Tammany Airport
(Hammond) Hammond Municipal Airport
(Picayune) Picayune Pearl River County Airport
(Springhill) Springhill Airport
08/16 Coming to The Hammond area
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Gulfport Music Festival Gulfport MS May10-11 Huge weekend music festival featuring headliner entertainment, food booths, and more!
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Cracklin Festival Port Barre LA November8 This festival is held in November in Port Barre. Four days of fun include family entertainment, Cajun and Country music, food, cooking contests, arts and crafts, and a parade.
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