| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:07 PM
So traffic at Burbank's airport is down 8.24% from July 2012 and LAX has seen an increase of 4.5%.
For an unscientific comparison I searched for the cheapest round trip between Burbank and LAX and three different destinations: Denver, Seattle and JFK in...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:13 PM
In the multitude of articles dealing with Burbank’s troubled Bob Hope Airport, many reasons are put forth for its loss of business, such as changing trends in travel and the economy in general, but as a 20-year resident of Burbank it seems to me...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:33 AM
The Transportation and Security Administration plans to roll out its PreCheck faster screening program to 60 more airports, including those in Burbank, Ontario and Long Beach, by the end of 2013, according to a TSA statement. Other California airports...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:41 PM
Bob Hope Airport went for more than three years without an increase in passengers, but the airfield saw its number of passengers rise in May — if only slightly — for the second month this year.
The airport handled 345,997 passengers in May,...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:55 PM
Halfway through its fiscal year, Bob Hope Airport's operating revenues are running more than $150,000 in the red due to declining numbers of passengers and weak parking revenues, according to a recent financial report.
Parking fees, which make up about...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 7:10 PM
For the first time in at least five years, the number of passengers using Bob Hope Airport declined during the important November-December holiday travel season, according to data released this week.
Looking at a year-to-year comparison, the passenger...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:29 PM
A month after a surprising uptick in the number of passengers traveling through Bob Hope Airport, the tally in April dipped by roughly 2.4%.
Although March saw the airport’s first rise in passenger numbers in three years, April’s total came...
| May 28, 2013
| 12:23 PM
There's really no surprise that revenues are down at Burbank's Bob Hope Airport. I am an infrequent flier, and have utilized the Burbank airport for nearly 45 years.
I recall the days when you could fly to most every major city out of Burbank Airport,...