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Los Angeles International Airport

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  • Burb's Eye View: Bob Hope Airport has an identity crisis

    Burb's Eye View: Bob Hope Airport has an identity crisis
    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...
  • Letter: Flight prices are too sky high

    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...
  • Letter: Flight prices largely depend on timing

    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...
  • Passenger numbers tick up at Bob Hope Airport

    Passenger numbers tick up at Bob Hope Airport
    Passenger traffic at Bob Hope Airport rose for the second month in a row in August, with a 1.8% increase compared to the same month last year, according to the latest statistics. The airfield handled 342,405 passengers in August, compared to 336,361 in...
  • Bob Hope officials look into branding effort

    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...
  • Dog's tale is one of international intrigue

    Dog's tale is one of international intrigue
    A teacher from Iowa was walking her dog three months ago in Chengdu, China, when she stumbled upon a starving, partially paralyzed Belgian Shepherd who followed her home. The teacher took the dog, whom she named Bert, to the veterinarian, where he was...
  • Passenger figures decline at Bob Hope Airport

    Passenger figures decline at Bob Hope Airport
    The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport declined 1.5% in April, and parking revenues, while they did rise, didn't grow enough to meet budget projections, according to the latest statistics. There were 325,839 passengers in April, compared to 330,...
  • Travelers decline at Bob Hope Airport

    Travelers decline at Bob Hope Airport
    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...
  • Letter: A monopoly has bumped up prices

    Re: “Expressing frustration with Bob Hope Airport,” Mailbag, July 23. Your correspondent, Helen Palmer, has found out the realities of monopoly pricing at Burbank Airport. Over the past decade Southwest Airlines has gradually consolidated...
  • Letter: Airport is talking to airlines about fares

    In response to Ms. Helen Palmer’s July 23 letter to the editor expressing frustration about high airfares between Burbank Bob Hope Airport and Las Vegas, we completely sympathize. Unfortunately, the airlines set their own fares, not the airport....
  • Letter: Expressing frustration with Bob Hope Airport

    My son and I recently planned a short trip to Las Vegas to meet other family members and needed to be there from Monday to Wednesday. I live about five minutes from Bob Hope Airport. The roundtrip fare to leave Burbank on Monday was nearly $400. When my...
  • Bob Hope Airport sees slight bump in passengers

    Bob Hope Airport sees slight bump in passengers
    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...