| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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,...
| May 8, 2013
For the first time in more than three years, the number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport increased in March — even if it was by only a slight uptick.
A total of 333,647 passengers passed through the airport in March, a 0.27% increase from 332,740...
| May 8, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Bob Hope Airport is aiming for a financial touchdown with a new marketing agreement with UCLA Athletics and the Rose Bowl that will tap into the university’s millions of sports fans.
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority on Monday...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Bob Hope Airport is welcoming a new commuter airline this month whose routes will connect the Imperial Valley to Los Angeles and beyond.
On Wednesday, Portland, Ore.-based SeaPort Airlines launched its new slate of 12 non-stop, round-trip flights per...