Posted Jan. 14, 2016, 11:16 am
JetBlue Airways is experiencing a nationwide data outage that is delaying flights across the country. It's unclear how many flights are affected at LAX and other Southland airports.
Posted Dec. 30, 2015, 10:28 am
Los Angeles International Airport is expected to see its busiest day of the holiday travel season today, with about 232,000 passengers projected to pass through the airport.
Posted Dec. 28, 2015, 11:47 am
Air travelers in Los Angeles headed to Chicago, the East Coast and the Southwest faced canceled flights or hours-long delays due to bad weather today, authorities said.
Posted Dec. 25, 2015, 9:54 am
Starting Monday, some airplanes at Los Angeles International Airport will begin using a shorter runway thanks to construction activity that will result in more noticeable aircraft activity for residents just north of the airfield.
Posted Dec. 17, 2015, 8:44 am
A record 12.3 million California residents -- 7.6 million of them from Southern California -- will travel 50 miles or more between Dec. 23 and Jan. 3, the Automobile Club of Southern California said today.
Posted Dec. 12, 2015, 9:45 am
The inaugural charter flight between Los Angeles International Airport and Havana, Cuba, will depart today, creating the first West Coast link between the cities in light of improved U.S.-Cuban political relations.
Posted Dec. 2, 2015, 9:34 am
A pair of nature-inspired artworks will be on display at Los Angeles International Airport through next June, airport officials announced today.
Posted Nov. 24, 2015, 9:14 am
Just as thousands of Southland residents hit the roads and airways for the Thanksgiving holiday, the U.S. State Department has issued a worldwide travel alert "due to increased terrorist threats."
Posted Nov. 22, 2015, 10:34 am
A Southwest Airlines jet, heading from Indianapolis to the Los Angeles International today, was diverted to Kansas City when three passengers began acting suspiciously.
Posted Nov. 19, 2015, 9:58 am
Authorities today were re-screening a JetBlue aircraft that was being prepared for a flight to New York City, along with luggage, due to a "potential security issue," officials said.
Posted Nov. 18, 2015, 11:20 am
A threat against a Paris-bound Air France flight caused it to be diverted to Salt Lake City tonight after taking off from Los Angeles International Airport, a Federal Aviation Administration official said.
Posted Nov. 14, 2015, 10:05 am
A vehicle fire near a Los Angeles International Airport taxiway was quickly extinguished, according to authorities.
Posted Nov. 7, 2015, 7:55 am
Residents near Los Angeles International Airport will notice a slight change in overnight air traffic patterns tonight and continuing into next week.
Posted Nov. 2, 2015, 12:55 pm
Alaska Airlines has inaugurated service between Los Angeles International Airport and Costa Rica's two major international airports.
Posted Oct. 26, 2015, 9:40 am
Los Angeles International Airport's administration building was evacuated this morning after a package deemed suspicious was received in the mail, officials said.
Posted Oct. 23, 2015, 3:31 pm
At least six flights between Los Angeles International Airport and areas of Mexico about to be slammed by Hurricane Patricia were canceled today, and more cancellations are likely to occur over the weekend as the powerful storm closes Mexican airports and leaves many travelers stranded in place.
Posted Oct. 20, 2015, 9:08 am
An LAX worker is suing Halle Berry and her actor husband, Olivier Martinez, who alleges Martinez struck him with a child's car seat in January.
Posted Oct. 19, 2015, 9:32 am
An alleged fight between two passengers on a Southwest Airlines jetliner bound for San Francisco returned to the gate at LAX without taking off Sunday night.
Posted Oct. 12, 2015, 9:15 am
Southwest Airlines said its technical systems were expected to work normally today in the aftermath of a weekend nationwide computer failure that delayed hundreds of flights.
Posted Aug. 25, 2015, 2:42 pm
The Los Angeles City Council cleared the way today for ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft to pick up passengers directly from LAX as soon as this fall.
Posted Aug. 5, 2015, 9:17 am
The Los Angeles City Council temporarily put the brakes today on a plan to allow ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft to pick up passengers from LAX so the city can further scrutinize passenger safety, disability access and other issues.
Posted Aug. 3, 2015, 10:38 am
A Special Olympics athlete from the Ivory Coast went missing today at Los Angeles International Airport, prompting a search of the airport, restaurants, hotels and bus lines in and around LAX.
Posted Jul. 16, 2015, 2:17 pm
A Los Angeles city commission signed off today on an agreement that would allow ride-hailing companies such as Lyft and Uber to legally pick-up passengers from Los Angeles International Airport.
Posted Jul. 15, 2015, 3:55 pm
Two men -- including a former cargo clerk at Los Angeles International Airport -- were arrested today on federal charges of conspiring to import and distribute methamphetamine and cocaine into the St. Louis area on commercial airlines.
Posted Jul. 14, 2015, 10:04 am
A passenger shuttle bus carrying airline passengers collided with a luggage towing vehicle at Los Angeles International Airport Monday night, with at least six passengers suffering minor injuries.