| Mar 24, 2011
| 2:51 PM
Looking to eliminate 700,000 car trips, increase options for travelers and improve runway safety, Bob Hope Airport officials this week unveiled their new contract with rental car firms for use of the upcoming $120-million transit center.
The plan calls...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:03 PM
Officials are preparing for a major public outreach effort to sell Burbank residents on a new passenger terminal at Bob Hope Airport and the development of 59 acres that once belonged to Lockheed Martin.
The effort comes as a 2005 development “...
| May 24, 2011
| 5:52 PM
BURBANK — A 30-year-old Burbank man was arrested Sunday night after he allegedly pointed a laser at a Glendale police helicopter crew as they were preparing to land at Bob Hope Airport.
Rafael Torosyan was arrested on suspicion of discharging a...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 4:57 PM
Bob Hope Airport officials on Monday said they would have to scale down a planned transit center after construction bids came in 40% to 60% higher than the projected $112-million price tag.
Airport officials blamed high steel costs and a “fear...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 12:20 AM
A draft report from the Federal Aviation Administration has bared the long-standing safety issue of Bob Hope Airport's passenger terminal and its proximity to the runway.
Federal aviation officials have long held that the terminal is too close to the...
| Jan 30, 2011
Twenty years after the temporary fire station at Bob Hope Airport was built, officials this week appropriated $117,000 to make the building a bit more livable.
The fire station comprises a group of trailers inside a hangar near the intersection of the...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:43 PM
Fierce Santa Ana winds struck Wednesday evening, knocking out power to parts of Los Angeles International Airport and at least one neighborhood in Venice.
At LAX, there was no lighting in the central terminal area parking structures except parking...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:09 PM
State Assemblyman Mike Feuer (D-Los Angeles) introduced a resolution last week urging the U.S. Congress to pass legislation that would reduce helicopter noise over L.A. County neighborhoods.
The Los Angeles Residential Helicopter Noise Relief Act,...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The Bob Hope Airport put into service on Monday a firefighting vehicle that’s the first of its kind in the country because it delivers more concentrated foam to knock down fuel-related aircraft fires, officials said.
The vehicle is equipped with a...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 3:51 PM
A 19-year-old Glendale man was arrested late Friday after he allegedly flashed a green laser device at a police helicopter, officials said.
Narek Karapetyan was taken into custody about 11:15 p.m. at Glenwood Road and School Street after shining the...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 4:52 PM
A 31-year-old Glendale man pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges that he flashed a green laser at a police helicopter crew, officials said.
Erick Medina faces one felony count of discharging a laser at an occupied aircraft, according to the Los Angeles...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 8:09 AM
Rep. Howard Berman (D-Van Nuys) has introduced a bill that would force the Federal Aviation Administration to where and how low helicopters can fly, especially when over residential neighborhoods.
Berman's office cited long-running complaints from...