| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Burbank’s Bob Hope Airport has begun offering PreCheck, the airport screening program that lets pre-approved travelers get through security faster.
The Transportation Security Administration program is now in place at 103 airports across the U.S.;...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Ten years ago, the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport formally adopted the name Bob Hope Airport.
It was a great tribute to the much-loved comedian and stalwart USO volunteer. But the name has a big drawback: It does not give a clue about its...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Bob Hope Airport continued its summer slump as the number of passengers traveling through the airport slid by more than 7% in August.
The airport handled 336,361 passengers in August, an almost 7.3% decrease compared to 362,763 in August 2012,...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:47 PM
It’s like your grandmother wanting to get an R-rated glamor-shot makeover.
Not only do you definitely not want to see her all tarted up in a push-up bra and marabou-trimmed satin mules, you have to run out of the room hollering over the sound of...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| 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,...