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Airfield Operations
Airfield Permits – Non-Exclusive License Agreement (NELA)

What is it?

The purpose of the NELA is to establish a contractual relationship with all companies providing services at LAWA facilities that may not otherwise be bound contractually by a direct contract, property lease, or concessionaire agreement with LAWA.

Who gets it?

  • Companies with service or contracts with permitted air carriers or LAWA Tenants
  • Sub-contractors to companies that have NELA's

Who doesn't get it?

  • Construction contractors
  • Sub-contractors to construction contractors
  • Companies contracted by LAWA (for any service)
  • Companies Contracted by government agencies (for any service)
  • Concessionaires
  • Sub-concessionaires of concessionaires
  • LAWA Vendors
  • Companies providing service for themselves or companies not affiliated with the airport.

Airports served by the Airfield Permits Unit


NELA Status

Application Package with forms