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New Orleans airport announces new direct flights to Branson, Cincinnati and Cancun

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Airport officials and representatives with Branson Air Express announced Wednesday that the airline will now offer non-stop service to Branson, Cincinnati and Cancun.

Wednesday's announcement brings the total to 13 airlines now operating out of Louis Armstrong International, with 45 non-stop routes.

The service starts May 6 to Branson and Cincinnati for $99 each way. The flights to Cancun begin May 7 at $199 each way.

The flights will run three times per week to each destination. Each MD-83 jet carries a maximum of 150 passengers.

Branson Air Express is operated by Orange Air. Tickets will be available directly on the Branson Air Express website.

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