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Now through August 22, you can be a part of local history. To commemorate Van Nuys Airport’s 85th anniversary and the dedication of its newly improved main runway, the Los Angeles Daily News is inviting readers and community members...
The Van Nuys Airport Runway Improvement Project – a plan to rehabilitate and modernize the airport's 8,000-foot main runway (16R/34L) to meet current Federal Aviation Administration design standards – is nearly complete. The project will ensure a minimum 20-year runway lifespan and provide many airfield improvements.
Van Nuys Airport was proud to receive the 2013 Star of the Valley Award at the Valley Economic Alliance’s 16th Annual Valley of the Stars Gala. The airport was recognized for its “dedication, accomplishments, leadership and commitment to the community.”
More than 50 Valley-area students recently completed a free, weeklong Aviation Career Education (ACE) Academy session sponsored by Los Angeles World Airports. The goal is to introduce students to careers in the aviation industry beyond pilot or flight attendant.
Drivers of electric vehicles now have a new place to charge their batteries. A total of eight Level 2 electric vehicle charging stations have been installed on the first floor of the parking structure at the Van Nuys FlyAway parking facility.
Vintage Bi Plane Takes FlightFor Richard Unander, the long hours and the painstaking restoration of his N3N bi plane were rewarded on July 31 as he and his plane taxied to the runway and took off from Van Nuys Airport.
The Van Nuys Airport (VNY) Runway Improvement Project is a plan to rehabilitate and modernize the airport's 8,000-foot main runway (16R/34L) to meet current Federal Aviation Administration design standards. The project will ensure a minimum 20-year runway lifespan and provide many airfield improvements... [more]
The annual Teacher Mini-Grant and Young Achievers awards ceremony, sponsored by Van Nuys Airport (VNY) and the Rotary Club of Greater Van Nuys, awarded three educational mini-grants to Los Angeles Unified School District middle school teachers in the San Fernando Valley, as well as grants to Valley middle school students and four deserving young achievers... [more]
On April 5, more than 1,400 high school students, over 40 exhibitors and an array of static aircraft participated in the eighth annual The Sky's the Limit: Aviation Career Day hosted by Syncro Aviation, Van Nuys Airport (VNY) and The Valley Economic Alliance... [more]