| 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 29, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Jet Blue canceled two New York-bound flights from Bob Hope Airport on Monday as Hurricane Sandy pummeled the Eastern Seaboard.
Flight 350 and 358 to John F. Kennedy International Airport were canceled, as were flights 355 and 359 coming out of New York,...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:57 AM
The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport plummeted by 10% in September compared to last year -- catching officials off guard.
Revenues generated by parking fees -- an important source of income for the airport -- also dropped sharply, according to...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 3:12 PM
Bob Hope Airport officials approved additional parking rate increases this week to tackle steady revenue drops caused by declining passenger activity that’s expected to be exacerbated by JetBlue’s decision to eliminate all daytime flights at...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| Apr 3, 2013
This post has been corrected. See details below.
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...