| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:42 PM
President Obama is slated to appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in Burbank Wednesday evening, two weeks before election day.
The Los Angeles Police Department has issued a warning for drivers to expect traffic delays on streets...
| 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...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Sunday, September 16. NASA is bringing the space shuttle Endeavour home to Los Angeles next week.
Parts of the shuttle were built in Canoga Park, reports the L.A. Times. Residents can geek out while watching its 12-mile...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Seeking to capitalize on the lengthy construction projects on the San Diego (405) Freeway and Los Angeles International Airport, officials at Bob Hope Airport will soon launch a $150,000 marketing campaign touting the regional airfield’s...
| 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...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 7:10 PM
For the first time in at least five years, the number of passengers using Bob Hope Airport declined during the important November-December holiday travel season, according to data released this week.
Looking at a year-to-year comparison, the passenger...
| Dec 8, 2010
Parking rates will rise by $1 at Bob Hope Airport next year as officials beef up for what is expected to be a long and costly legal battle with Lockheed Martin over who should pay for cleaning polluted groundwater beneath the airfield.
In pitching the...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 2:53 PM
The rate at which parking revenues and the number of passengers fell at Burbank Bob Hope Airport eased up in April, an indication that the airfield may be rebounding from the loss of American Airlines earlier this year, officials reported this week....