Tornado Strikes Monroe, Louisiana Airport

The city of Monroe, Louisiana was hit by a tornado Sunday, April 12, 2020. Multiple planes and hangers were damaged and Monroe Regional Airport. The tornado path went through the airport damaging buildings as well as aircraft. Images taken Sunday morning show overturned aircraft.

Jamie Mayo, mayor of Monroe and Airport Director Ron Phillips tweeted that, “all flights at the Monroe Regional Airport are cancelled until further notice.” The airport was working on clearing the runways.