Jason DeVillier, Acadiana Regional Airport director, addresses reporters, industry representatives and public officials at a news conference at South Louisiana Community College in New Iberia on Aug. 20. Backing him up are (from left) Dr. Natalie Harder, SLCC chancellor; UL Lafayette president Dr. Joseph Savoie; Dr. Mark Zappi, dean of the College of Engineering, UL Lafayette; Raymond Reaux, vice president of Engineering, Fenstermaker; Jason El Koubi, One Acadiana president and CEO; One Acadiana chairman Joe Zanco; Michael Tarantino, president and CEO, Iberia Industrial Development Foundation; and Erroll Babineaux, vice president, Air Services, Acadian Companies. ( Photo by Ken Grissom)
South Louisiana Community College needs to be able to train commercial pilots.
UL Lafayette needs a new facility for its growing engineering school.