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811,000 Travelers To Pass Through LAX During Holiday Weekend

An estimated 811,000 air travelers are expected to pass through Los Angeles International Airport during the Memorial Day weekend.

05/22/2015

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Police Union Sounds Alarm On Planned Cutbacks To LAX Vehicle Checkpoints

The union that represents the rank-and-file police officers at Los Angeles International Airport is raising concerns over a plan to cut back on airport vehicle checkpoints to save money.

04/20/2015

Two pilots picked a prime location to get hitched -- the airport. (credit: CBS)

On The Wings Of Love! Pilot Couple Tie The Knot At Airport In La Verne

Five years ago, she was working on her plane. She walked into the flight school to clean up.

04/11/2015

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‘Disturbing': Mayor Reacts To LAX Ranking Third On List Of Airport Security Breaches

Mayor Eric Garcetti says more must be done to secure the airport in response to a report that ranked LAX near the top of a list of U.S. airfields plagued by perimeter breaches.

04/09/2015

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Bob Hope Airport Holds Emergency Drill

A full-scale emergency response training exercise was being held Tuesday at Bob Hope Airport in Burbank, according to officials.

03/24/2015

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19 Airport Employees ID’d As Victims Of Possible Credit Card Breach At LAX Terminal

Authorities say they’re investigating reports that debit and credit card information has been taken from a terminal at Los Angeles International Airport.

03/19/2015

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OC Officials OK Expansion Of Uber, Lyft Services At John Wayne Airport

Next time you fly into John Wayne Airport, hailing a taxi won’t be your only option.

03/04/2015

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Runway Closures At LAX To Cause Flight Delays

Airport officials say an upcoming airfield maintenance and runway construction project will result in phased closures of the airport’s four runways and possible flight delays.

02/27/2015

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Passengers Storm LAX Tarmac Due To ‘Misinformed’ Announcement About Gunman

Passengers at one Los Angeles International Airport terminal fled onto the tarmac Monday morning after a mistaken announcement that a man with a gun was on the loose.

02/16/2015

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Near Miss At LAX May Spark Tighter Regulations On Drone Use

Some in the aviation community are calling for tighter laws and regulations after a potentially hazardous event was avoided at LAX involving a commercial flight and a drone.

02/10/2015

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KNX On Your Corner: Bob Hope Airport

After some 85 years in existence, a makeover is once again in the works for Burbank Bob Hope Airport.

01/30/2015

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Delta Flight Headed To Orlando From LAX Diverts Due To ‘Security Concern’

Meanwhile, two planes were evacuated on arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport due to what a spokesman called a “security concern.”

01/25/2015

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Customers Complain New FlyAway Bus Service To LAX Consistently Up To An Hour Late

The new FlyAway bus service to LAX, formerly touted by Mayor Garcetti as reliable, is under fire from customers who say they were stranded and late for their flights.

01/21/2015

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Prosecutors Undecided On Seeking Death Penalty For Alleged LAX Shooter

The U.S. attorney general has not yet decided whether to seek the death penalty against the man charged in a deadly shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport.

12/08/2014

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San Gabriel Couple Acquitted In Death Of Adopted Daughter Being Detained At Qatar Airport

A San Gabriel couple cleared Sunday by a Qatari appeals court of wrongdoing in the death of their adopted daughter has been barred from leaving the Middle Eastern country just hours after they were told they were free to go.

CBS Los Angeles–11/30/2014

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