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Santa Monica City Council Approves Plan To Take Over Portion Of Airport

City officials heard from aviation officials and local residents at a packed meeting Tuesday over the fate of Santa Monica Municipal Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

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Study: LAX Neighbors May Be Exposed To Toxic Particles From Airport Activity

Residents living near LAX may be exposed to extremely tiny particles from airport activity that carry toxins into the lungs, according to a City Council member.

01/09/2014

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Drift In Magnetic North Spurs Runway Updates At John Wayne Airport

John Wayne Airport is set to become the first airport in Southern California to re-number its runways in response to Earth’s changing magnetic field.

11/21/2013

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Contractors Sued Over Construction Flaws Along South LAX Runway

The city of Los Angeles has filed a lawsuit against four major contracting firms tapped to build a $250 million south runway at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), according to a report Thursday.

10/17/2013

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City Council OKs $4B LAX Runway Expansion Proposal

The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to approve a controversial plan to rebuild and expand a runway at Los Angeles International Airport.

04/30/2013

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Panel OKs Plan To Move LAX Runway

Airport officials approved a plan Tuesday to expand and modernize Los Angeles International Airport, including a controversial proposal to move a runway closer toward residential homes.

02/05/2013

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Residents Sound Off On Proposed LAX Runway Move

A public hearing at Los Angeles International Airport on Thursday tackled a proposal to move the airport’s northernmost runway closer to the neighboring city of Westchester.

01/31/2013

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Marine Recruit Arrested After Racing Onto SoCal Runway

A U.S. Marines recruit was in custody Thursday after racing across an airport runway in San Diego.

01/17/2013

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Runway Electrical Outage At Burbank Airport Forces Flight Cancellations

Some flights scheduled to depart from Bob Hope Airport in Burbank have been canceled because of an electrical outage that left a runway in the dark.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/29/2012

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Van Nuys Airport Awarded Grant To Re-Do Main Runway

Van Nuys Airport was awarded an $18.4 million grant for reconstruction, officials announced Friday.

CBS Los Angeles–09/07/2012

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Van Nuys Airport Limits Closures After Business Owners Complain

Plans to upgrade the 8,000-foot-long runway have been scaled back to limit the closure to 10 days instead of the much lengthier initial proposal.

06/12/2012

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Runway Near-Collisions At LAX Rank Among Highest In US

The runways at Los Angeles International Airport rank among the most dangerous in the U.S., according to a study released Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/11/2011

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1 Hurt After Plane Crashes On Runway Of Chino Airport

Authorities say a single-engine plane crashed and caught fire at a Southern California airport, leaving one of two people inside with serious injuries.

12/11/2010