| Nov 8, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Regarding the airport counts and airport parking fee articles in the Nov. 6 Burbank Leader: The problem with flying out of Burbank is that the flights are both more expensive and take longer, which is a non-starter in most cases.
I fly 10 times a year...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Leader coverage of parking lot and rate changes coming next year at Burbank Bob Hope Airport omitted a giant fact: The rates for our largest and lowest cost economy lot, Lot A, remain unchanged at $10 per day. There were also no changes in price for other...
| 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.;...
| 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...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:08 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...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:33 AM
The number of passengers traveling through Bob Hope Airport dropped by almost 8.6% in October compared to a year earlier, continuing a downward spiral that's plagued the airfield the prior four months and most of the year.
There were 314,808...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Re: “Expressing frustration with Bob Hope Airport,” Mailbag, July 23. Your correspondent, Helen Palmer, has found out the realities of monopoly pricing at Burbank Airport. Over the past decade Southwest Airlines has gradually consolidated...