Tag: Los Angeles

LAX breaks ground on new passenger transportation facilities

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) has begun work on its Intermodal Transportation Facilities (ITF East/West), designed to be the main connection point for passengers arriving by public transport. A key component of the LAX Landside Access Modernization Program (LAMP), work on the project o...

LAX opens new United Polaris business class lounge by United Airlines

United Airlines has opened its United Polaris business class lounge at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in the US. The new lounge, which imitates the distinct culture of Southern California, is located in Terminal 7 between Gates 73 and 75A and offers a host of food and beverages to member-p...

Los Angeles International celebrates $516m overhaul of Terminal 1

Today, Mayor Eric Garcetti joined Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and Southwest Airlines to unveil the new Los Angeles International Airport Terminal 1. Completion of the Terminal 1 redevelopment comes as part of LAWA’s multibillion-dollar Capital Improvement Program, considered the largest ...

LA airports continuing efforts with greenhouse gas emission reduction

For the third year in a row, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has been recognized as a leader in reducing carbon emissions as LAX also welcomes breaking ground on a major modernisation plan this week. This week, both Los Angeles International (LAX) and Van Nuys general aviation (VNY) airports we...

Swissport to close ground handling operation at LAX, lay off 830 staff

Swissport is planning to close down its ground handling operation at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) resulting in the laying off of over 800 staff. As reported by the LA Business Journal, a letter sent by the ground handler to California's Employment Development Department details the closi...

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