| Mar 8, 2011
| 3:38 PM
Airlines at Bob Hope Airport cut the number of available seats by 7.2% in January in an effort to wring as much as they can out of a continued drop in the amount of passengers, officials reported this week.
The result is fuller planes leaving the...
| May 8, 2012
| 6:45 PM
In the first full month since American Airlines pulled out of Bob Hope Airport, parking revenues at the airfield fell by 8.6% in March, officials reported this week.
While the drop is steeper than what the airport has seen in recent months, airport...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:53 PM
The rate at which parking revenues and the number of passengers fell at Burbank Bob Hope Airport eased up in April, an indication that the airfield may be rebounding from the loss of American Airlines earlier this year, officials reported this week....
| Nov 29, 2011
| 10:17 AM
The parent company for American Airlines, the nation's third largest carrier, filed for bankruptcy, citing high labor costs and a volatile economy.
American Airlines, the largest carrier at Los Angeles International Airport, and a carrier at Bob Hope...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 10:30 AM
Passenger numbers at Bob Hope Airport took another nose dive in October, dropping 4.7% compared to the same period last year, officials said this week.
The airport handled 363,684 passengers in October, down from 381,656 in October 2010, according to the...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:52 AM
Parking revenues plummeted 8.7% at Burbank Bob Hope Airport in May as fewer people used the airfield’s short-term parking structure, officials said.
Parking fees, which make up about 40% of the airport’s operating revenues, came in at...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The impending departure of American Airlines, coupled with declining passenger numbers and parking revenues, has forced officials at Bob Hope Airport to put a proposed multi-million dollar transportation center back under the microscope.
At a meeting...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 3:17 PM
An editorial on Jan. 14 (“It’s time to reevaluate the airport,” A5) incorrectly stated the number of passengers the Bob Hope Airport stands to lose after American Airlines closes operations. It is 292,500. In addition, the editorial...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 8:01 AM
Discussing American Airlines pulling out of Bob Hope Airport, Executive Director Dan Feger told airport commissioners how, in a recent team-building exercise, senior staff had reviewed the book, “Who Moved My Cheese” — a story about...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 2:46 PM
The Burbank Leader’s recent editorial and news coverage of Bob Hope Airport has been disappointing, to say the least.
The Leader ran a correction of its Jan. 14 editorial that said the exit of American Airlines would mean a loss of 3.9 million...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:30 PM
Bob Hope Airport in December continued to see fewer passengers compared to a year ago, officials reported this week, part of a prolonged trend that has also affected the airfield’s revenues.
According to the latest round of figures reported to...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 12:54 PM
American Airlines, which filed for bankruptcy protection in November, is closing its operations at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank and ending flights from Dallas-Fort Worth to New Delhi.
In addition to closing operations at those two airports, the airline...