60 Years

The Greater Lafourche Port Commission is celebrating 60 years in 2020. Check out the first State of the Port quarterly newsletter here, including features on port people and projects.

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Port Fourchon Development

Find Port Fourchon’s history, port facts, maps, properties available for lease, and more.

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South Lafourche Airport Aerial Photo

South Lafourche Airport

The South Lafourche Leonard Miller, Jr. Airport is often referred to by its call letters GAO, which identify the airport’s location in Galliano, Louisiana.

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Port Fourchon

Find the latest Port Commission news & events here, including latest updates and press releases.

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Airport/Pilot Information

Find the South Lafourche Airport’s latest fuel prices, airport FBO services, driving directions, and more.

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Our Story


Recent Study Points to Amazing Success of GLPC-Run Airport (2/7/2020)- (CUT OFF, LA) – The South Lafourche Leonard Miller, Jr. Airport continues to make a name for itself in general aviation airport circles, as shown by a recent state-commissioned study revealing the Galliano-based airport ranked fourth overall in total economic benefits with a net output of $97,628,000 in 2019. This represents a jump of more… ....
Greater Lafourche Port Commission, Port Fourchon Turn 60 This Year (1/8/2020)- (CUT OFF, LA) – Unquestionably the biggest success story in the history of Lafourche Parish can be found at a place called Port Fourchon. So, how did Port Fourchon emerge from a speck of land in southern Lafourche to hosting a valued tenant base that services nearly 100% of all deepwater offshore energy activity in… ....
Rodney Gisclair Appointed to Port Commission Seat B (9/25/2019)- (CUT OFF, LA) – At a special meeting held on September 25, 2019, Rodney Gisclair was sworn into office as an interim port commissioner for the Greater Lafourche Port Commission. Rodney takes his place at Seat B, which was left vacant by the passing of his brother, longtime commissioner and community icon Perry Gisclair. While… ....
Wave Monitoring Buoy to Serve Useful Purpose (9/20/2019)- (CUT OFF, LA) – When it comes to tracking approaching storms or gauging water levels offshore, wave monitoring buoy stations perform a critical function in keeping everyone informed about sea surface conditions. That's why a recent partnership between the US Army Corps of Engineers and the Coastal Data Information Program (CDIP) to establish one of… ....