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LAX Closes Runway For Safety Upgrades; Causes Major Flight Delays

Travelers, be advised: The Los Angeles International Airport has closed one of its four runways for safety repairs.

07/21/2015

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LAX Runway To Close Through Summer For Construction

Officials say a runway at Los Angeles International Airport will be closed over the summer and into fall to make way for federally mandated construction.

06/29/2015

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Military Plane Skids Off Runway, Plunges Into San Diego Bay

A Navy pilot safely ejected into San Diego Bay on Friday when a training jet went off the end of a runway after landing at Naval Air Station North Island.

05/22/2015

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UCLA Lecturer Teaches Students Design Using 3D Printers

Julia Koerner marked a first in wearable high fashion when her designs were presented on a Paris runway last March.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2015

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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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KNX On Your Corner: Playa Vista Runway

Starting next month Playa Vista residents will have stores within walking distance to their homes.

09/12/2014

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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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