False River Regional Airport

False River Regional Airpor

False River Regional Airport is a public-use general aviation airport located two miles northwest of the central business district of New Roads and 33 miles northwest from downtown Baton Rouge. Owned by the Parish of Pointe Coupee and City of New Roads, the airport is operated by the False River Air Park Commission and Airport Manager Yvonne Chenevert.

The airport, which occupies 142 acres, is located off Highway 1 in New Roads, LA.

Facilities include:

  • Terminal building with internet, meeting rooms, and a Pilot’s Lounge with flight planning aids
  • 24-hour fast-pay fueling system
  • 21 t-hangars
  • 3 corporate hangars
  • 5,003-ft. runway with parallel taxiway with solar-LED lighting, rotating Beacon, lighted windsock, ODALS, REILS, PAPIS, AWOS, Localizer, NDB, and GCO.


  • Catering upon request
  • Aircraft parking tie-down
  • Rental car upon request

Contact Information: Yvonne Chenevert, Manager. On-call contact: 225-978-8367 Email: frapla30@bellsouth.net

False River Airport
8662 Airport Spur
New Roads, LA 70760