| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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...