Posted Oct. 31, 2014, 8:56 am
A labor union trying to organize airport ramp and cargo workers announced it is partnering with Menzies Aviation to help the airline contractor improve health and safety conditions for its Los Angeles International Airport employees.
Posted Oct. 30, 2014, 9:23 am
A reported bird strike forced a domestic flight from LAX into an extended holding pattern above Los Angeles before it returned to the airport early today.
Posted Oct. 29, 2014, 9:18 am
Workers at the Westin LAX Hotel plan to stage a one-day strike today to protest disciplinary measures taken against a housekeeper for failing to spot bedbugs in a room she was assigned to clear, a union official said.
Posted Oct. 21, 2014, 9:02 am
Rep. Maxine Waters on Monday requested a meeting with officials from Los Angeles International Airport and a variety of federal agencies to discuss procedures being taken to screen passengers and respond to potential cases of Ebola at the airport.
Posted Oct. 13, 2014, 9:08 am
A woman vomited and exhibited flu-like systems aboard a Los Angeles bound flight from New York, prompting authorities to divert the plane to a remote terminal at LAX out of concern over possible Ebola exposure, but authorities determined there was no threat.
Posted Oct. 12, 2014, 8:57 am
An arriving airline passenger from Liberia, who was isolated for observation in the ebola scare, does not have the disease and left a hospital near Los Angeles International Airport on Friday night, a hospital spokesman said today.
Posted Oct. 11, 2014, 9:21 am
Actress Amanda Bynes was hospitalized and placed on a psychiatric hold Friday after arriving at Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Oct. 10, 2014, 9:15 am
American Airlines will begin nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on March 5, the carrier announced Thursday.
Posted Oct. 5, 2014, 9:11 am
An Aeromexico jet's brakes were slammed on, and a landing gear collapsed on takeoff from Los Angeles International Airport on Saturday, and 129 passengers were evacuated past "red hot brakes'' onto the runway.
Posted Sep. 28, 2014, 9:21 am
The Greater Los Angeles Job Fair will take place this Monday, Sept. 29 from 11 am to 2 pm at the Holiday Inn LAX.
Posted Sep. 27, 2014, 9:08 am
At least 23 flights between Los Angeles International Airport and Chicago were canceled Friday because of a fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control facility.
Posted Sep. 19, 2014, 7:20 am
The three-day California Republican Party convention will begin today at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott with a series of committee meetings and workshops and a dinner banquet honoring the party's women leaders.
Posted Sep. 17, 2014, 9:08 am
Delta Air Lines will begin twice-daily nonstop service from Los Angeles to San Antonio, Texas, beginning April 7, the carrier announced on Tuesday.
Posted Sep. 17, 2014, 9:05 am
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined city leaders and airport officials on Tuesday to mark the beginning of a $508 million facelift for the terminal that houses Southwest Airlines at Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Sep. 15, 2014, 9:44 am
A Los Angeles World Airports employee's car crashed today on a taxiway at Los Angeles International Airport, resulting in an injury, authorities said.
Posted Sep. 3, 2014, 9:30 am
The FlyAway bus system today will begin service from Hollywood to Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Aug. 30, 2014, 9:05 am
A British gay porn star busted at Los Angeles International Airport after he was found attempting to smuggle a half-pound of crystal meth in his body pleaded guilty on Friday to a federal drug possession charge.
Posted Aug. 23, 2014, 9:47 am
It turned out to be a bag of someone's clothes, but it was left unattended on an airport sidewalk, and that was enough to cause traffic chaos and bring out the bomb-sniffing dogs at LAX today.
Posted Aug. 21, 2014, 8:29 am
A federal appeals panel on Wednesday upheld a city ordinance that bans begging for funds inside the terminals, parking areas or sidewalks at Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Aug. 21, 2014, 8:27 am
Cal/OSHA fined LAX contractor Menzies Aviation $77,250 on Wednesday for three accident-related workplace safety violations found during an investigation prompted by the Feb. 21 death of a 51-year-old baggage cart tug driver who fell off the vehicle.
Posted Aug. 12, 2014, 9:15 am
A woman who stowed away on a Southwest Airlines flight from San Jose to Los Angeles and was ordered to stay away from LAX, only to be arrested one day later at the airport, had her probation revoked today.
Posted Aug. 6, 2014, 9:15 am
A woman was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport after taking a flight there from Mineta San Jose International Airport without a ticket or boarding pass, authorities said today.
Posted Jul. 28, 2014, 9:15 am
The Century Crunch bridge demolition was completed today, 4 1/2 hours ahead of schedule, and the intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards was reopened at 1:30 a.m, a Metro official said.
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Posted Jul. 27, 2014, 10:55 am
The Century Crunch bridge demolition continued on schedule today, with a reopening time dependent on whether the falling bridge has damaged pavement on Century Boulevard east of Los Angeles International Airport.