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The neighborhood of North Eastlake can be found bordering the eastern edge of the Birmingham Shuttlesworth International Airport. This large airport provides a critical transportation hub in the region. The airport provides both international and domestic flights while also serving the military through training and operational activities. Freeways near the neighborhood include Interstate 20 and Interstate 59.
Homes in North Eastlake are modestly sized with brick siding. These well maintained homes use shrubs as their natural borders between yards. Sidewalks on both sides of the road allow residents to take full advantage of exercise opportunities.
A number of parks lie in the area as well. Lynn Park on 82nd Avenue is a popular tennis spot, offering 12 heavily used courts. The park also offers a picnic area and a playground for kids. Next to Lynn Park sits East Lake Park, which contains East Lake. The lake is surrounded by a paved path that is a favorite with area walkers and runners. East Lake also provides a number of long docks that extend to the lake, providing opportunities for residents to feed ducks or try their luck at fishing. Baseball fields, multiple purpose fields, and covered sitting areas round out the park.
Off of 73rd Street is the Southern Museum of Flight, which is a popular family destination. The museum includes a number of full size aircraft and historical pieces.