| Jan 6, 2015
| 4:06 PM
Two travelers bound for Las Vegas, having exhausted their conversation topics, looked around the Bob Hope Airport terminal at nothing in particular.
The Southwest gate agent clicked on the buzzy intercom and his voice scratched out from above: “Now...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 8:22 PM
Bob Hope Airport may soon go “back to the future” through a branding effort to highlight the airfield’s proximity to Hollywood and the many film and television studios in the San Fernando Valley.
The branding campaign is still in the...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 7:14 PM
The number of passengers traveling through Bob Hope Airport rose in November, compared to the same period in 2013, continuing a trend that began in July, according to the latest statistics.
In November, the airfield handled 325,515 passengers,...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 3:48 PM
I read with great interest the article on the Bob Hope Airport. All the ideas being discussed to improve passenger traffic left out the one huge impediment to flying in or out of Bob Hope Airport: The fare is usually twice as much or more as a flight from...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Re: letter from Jim Jansen, “Flight prices are too sky high,” Nov. 15. Mr. Jansen cites higher fares out of Burbank as his reason for choosing LAX.
The airlines set the fare price, not the airport, but the airlines do offer lower tier...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Burbank Bob Hope Airport officials are following a marketing playbook that they hope will help raise awareness of the airport by targeting college sports fans throughout the country with bowl season around the corner.
The airfield — the official...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport dipped by almost 1% in June compared to a year ago, according to the latest report.
There were 327,858 passengers in June, a 0.98% decline from 331,115 passengers in June 2013, according to a report...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:46 PM
After a two-month dip in passengers at Bob Hope Airport, there was a 1.2% increase in July compared to the same month last year, despite a 4.7% drop in available seats, according to the latest passenger report.
The airfield handled 322,512 passengers in...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:51 PM
The number of passengers traveling through Bob Hope Airport slid again in June after slight increases in May and March, and the airfield is facing additional challenges as Southwest — its largest carrier — plans to cut five Saturday flights....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Soon after Douglas Villalta found out he'd snagged an apartment in Burbank's new affordable housing project, he bought a set of woven straw place mats.
His family of four, with its newest addition just 8 months old, would finally have the space to sit...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:00 PM
I love using Bob Hope Airport because it is so close and convenient. So why don't I use it all the time? It is the cost of the airline tickets.
When I search for a ticket, I try Bob Hope Airport first. I then try LAX and compare prices. If the difference...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Bob Hope Airport officials are dealing with a double dose of bad news this week as the number of passengers using the airport slid by more than 8% in July and the airport's largest carrier announced that it will cut more than 40 flights a week at the...