| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:47 PM
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...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:02 AM
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,...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:13 PM
The number of passengers making their way through Bob Hope Airport in January climbed 3% from the same time a year ago, marking the second straight month of increases following a six-month string of declines, according to the latest passenger report.
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Bob Hope Airport saw a roughly 5.2% decline in passengers last year, however, officials were cautiously optimistic to see December numbers rise about 1.2%, according to the latest report.
The airport handled about 3.88 million passengers last year, down...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:15 PM
The number of passengers traveling through Bob Hope Airport declined by almost 4% last month compared to March 2013, according to the latest statistics.
There were 320,787 passengers last month, a roughly 3.9% slide from 333,647 passengers the same time...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 4:35 PM
After a two-month boost in passengers at Bob Hope Airport, there was a 1.3% decline in February compared to the same time last year, though the percentage of occupied seats on planes grew, according to the latest passenger report.
The airfield handled...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:15 PM
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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Apr 3, 2013
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The number of passengers traveling through Bob Hope Airport fell by double digits for the second straight month in February, dropping 11.6%.
The airport handled 282,073 passengers in February, down from...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 4:51 PM
It's been a rough two years for Bob Hope Airport, where a precipitous drop in the number of passengers using the regional airfield has meant a worrying drop in revenues.
Fewer passengers mean fewer receipts at parking lots, concessions and other...