LAWA and LINXS Look Back at Year of Progress for Automated People Mover Train
(Los Angeles, CA) Today marks one year since the Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved the $4.9 billion Public-Private Partnership (P3) contract with LAX Integrated Express Solutions (LINXS) to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the Automated People Mover (APM) system for Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). Once completed in 2023, this monumental project will transform how travelers access Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
LAX Celebrates National Pet Day with Tips for Guests Traveling with Pets
(Los Angeles, CA) Angelenos love their pets - and if someone is traveling through Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) with their furry friend, they are sure to be able to find an amenity to support their trip. In celebration of National Pet Day, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is highlighting the amenities that make pet travel easier at LAX.
Full-Scale Emergency Response Exercise at LAX Draws Nearly 200 First Responders
(Los Angeles, CA) Nearly 200 emergency response personnel from 20 organizations took part today in the 2019 LAX Air Exercise (AirEx), a full-scale simulation designed to test Los Angeles International Airport’s (LAX’s) readiness to respond to an aircraft accident on the airfield.
Are You a Veteran Looking for a Job? Registration Opens for Edge4Vets Veterans' Job Readiness Seminar
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is proud to support veteran employment opportunities with the return of the Edge4Vets career development program, which is celebrating its third year of partnering with Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to help veterans translate military skills and experience into quality careers in the civilian workplace. The program, which is free to U.S. job-seeking veterans, provides a unique opportunity for veterans to learn how to discuss their military service skills in ways that resonate with hiring professionals, and includes a seminar where veterans meet for face-to-face discussions with hiring managers and HR professionals. The seminar will be held on May 15 at the Hyatt Regency LAX.
LAX Named a Top U.S. Airport for Business Travelers, Airport Performance and Customer Experience
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is continuing an upward trend in its rankings in guest experience and travel efficiency, according to three recently released reports. The reports show that LAX is one of the top airports in the country for business travelers and ranked highly among domestic airports when evaluating on-time departures, average airfare price, and customer service. Recent rankings from Skytrax, Fundera and Money Magazine speak to LAX's continued focus on upgrading the guest experience, the availability of a wide variety of world-class cuisines and retail and an unparalleled number and frequency of destinations in the U.S. and around the world.
Exceptional LAX Volunteers Continue to Enhance the Guest Experience During National Volunteer Recognition Week
(Los Angeles, CA) - At Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), volunteerism plays a huge role in providing passengers with an enhanced guest experience. In honor of National Volunteer Recognition Week, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) proudly recognizes the airport volunteer programs and volunteers that provide exceptional service to our guests.
LAX Welcomes Air Italy's New Nonstop Service Between LAX and Milan
(Los Angeles, CA) For the first time, passengers can travel nonstop between Los Angeles and Milan with Air Italy’s new service from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Malpensa International Airport (MXP). The airline is offering flights four times a week. This is the first time Air Italy is providing service at LAX, and the new flight makes LAX one of only four airports in the United States providing nonstop flights to and from Milan.
LAX Announces New Shuttle Route to City Bus Center, Rental Car Depot Change
(Los Angeles, CA) Starting on Monday, April 1, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) will make two changes to bus shuttle service that will affect guests who are using the City Bus Center, Cell Phone Waiting Lot and Remote Rental Car Depot at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
LAX's Iconic Gateway Pylons to Go Dark for Earth Hour 2019
(Los Angeles, CA) Tonight, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) will join hundreds of landmarks, cities, and organizations around the world recognizing Earth Hour by turning off the airport's iconic gateway pylons for one hour as a symbol of its commitment to sustainability.
LAWA Unveils Cashierless Payment System in Two LAX Parking Structures
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) unveiled a new, convenient cashierless payment system this week at Parking Structures 3 and 4, the garages closest to the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) officially opened its new long-term parking option this morning at Economy Lot E, with an initial offering of approximately 2,000 parking spaces. Economy Lot E is located at 5455 W. 111th St., between Aviation and La Cienega boulevards.
Looking for a Career in Construction? HireLAX Is Accepting Applications
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), in partnership with Los Angeles Southwest College and the Los Angeles/Orange Counties Building and Construction Trades Council, is announcing the orientation and class dates for the next HireLAX Apprenticeship Readiness Program. This is the second class of 2019, and the fifth class overall. This workforce development program prepares local residents for skilled craft labor careers to support the multibillion-dollar capital improvement program at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).