Shreveport Airport Authority Conference Room
5103 Hollywood Ave.
Shreveport, LA 71109
All meetings are open to the public.
The Airport Authority is represented by a five-person voluntary board which serves on rotating terms. The board members are appointed on a staggered basis by the Mayor of Shreveport, presently Mayor Adrian Perkins. The director of airports reports to the Shreveport Airport Authority and the Mayor.
Duties & Responsibilities
The Shreveport Airport Authority is charged with the operation and maintenance of Shreveport Downtown Airport, a general aviation airport, and Shreveport Regional Airport, a commercial small hub airport. Both airports serve the citizens of Shreveport and the surrounding region, including North Louisiana, East Texas, and Southwest Arkansas.
The Shreveport Airport Authority employs approximately 70 full-time employees in administration, maintenance / operations, and airport security. The Airport Authority generates all of its operating funds through the fees charged to the various tenants and clients of the airport system. No local tax dollars are used to support the Airport Authority.
For more information on the Shreveport Airport Authority, call 318-673-5370.