News Releases

May 15 2019, 05:19 PM
LAWA and Edge4Vets Connect Veterans with Hiring Managers to Leverage Military Experience in Civilian Job Market
(Los Angeles, CA) Today, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and Edge4Vets continued their partnership to connect military servicemen and women with jobs at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Going beyond the expectations of a conventional job fair, Edge4Vets brings veterans and hiring professionals together for a substantive discussion that highlights how veterans can discuss their military service with companies that are looking for skilled and motivated applicants. Seminar attendees connected with 20 representatives from 12 airport employers. In total, 26 people participated in today's program by attending the in-person training session or completing coursework online.
May 09 2019, 09:15 AM
Guests Can Now Pre-Order Food for Pick-Up at Select LAX Restaurants as Part of a Newly Enhanced Digital Marketplace
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) guests can now save time and enjoy a more efficient experience thanks to a number of new digital services and the enhancement of the flyLAX.com website. This includes the ability to pre-order food and shop online by viewing products and menus for numerous restaurants and retail stores at LAX. Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) created the upgraded experience in partnership with Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW) Airports.
May 08 2019, 05:35 PM
LAWA Launches New App to Help Blind and Low Vision Guests Navigate LAX with a Smartphone and Virtual Guide
(Los Angeles, CA) Today, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) demonstrated a cutting-edge, app-based technology that allows blind and low vision guests to navigate Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) with the help of a live, internet-connected remote assistant. All that is needed to access the free service, which is now available at LAX, is a smartphone with a camera.
May 08 2019, 02:50 PM
LAX Begins Central Terminal Area Transformation with Removal of Terminal 6 Pedestrian Bridge
(Los Angeles, CA) The removal of a pedestrian bridge connecting Terminal 6 to Parking Structure 6 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) this month marks the beginning of significant construction within the central terminal area traffic loop and kicks off a new phase of Los Angeles World Airports’ (LAWA) multibillion-dollar transformation of the airport.
May 03 2019, 10:30 AM
LAX, Otis College of Art and Design, Woodbury University Debut New Student Art for "100percentLA" Selfie Campaign
(Los Angeles, CA) With summer just around the corner, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is excited to celebrate the season with the perfect mix of art and selfies. In partnership with Otis College of Art and Design and Woodbury University, LAWA has debuted original art and design work created by students from each school for the annual summer selfie campaign, "100percentLA," at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Apr 29 2019, 01:07 PM
LAWA Completes Reclaimed Waterline Relocation
(Los Angeles, CA) Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) today announced the completion of the reclaimed waterline relocation project, an activity needed to facilitate the future construction of several components of the Landside Access Modernization Program (LAMP).
Apr 11 2019, 01:11 PM
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).
Apr 11 2019, 01:11 PM
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).
Apr 11 2019, 08:09 AM
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.
Apr 10 2019, 04:26 PM
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.
Apr 09 2019, 01:08 PM
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.
Apr 08 2019, 02:07 PM
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.
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