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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.
Apr 08 2019, 10:08 AM
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.
Apr 05 2019, 11:30 AM
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.
Mar 31 2019, 10:08 AM
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).
Mar 30 2019, 06:13 AM
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.
Mar 29 2019, 11:20 AM
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.
Mar 28 2019, 01:12 PM
LAX Economy Lot E Opens; Lot C to Close on Monday
(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.
Mar 27 2019, 03:36 PM
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).
Mar 26 2019, 03:45 PM
City Council Approves Appointment of Nicholas P. Roxborough to the Board of Airport Commissioners
(Los Angeles, CA) Today, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved the appointment of Nicholas P. Roxborough to the Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners (BOAC). The seven-member board governs Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). It is comprised of public-spirited business and civic leaders who are appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council. As laid out in the City Charter, at least one member of BOAC shall reside within the area surrounding Van Nuys Airport. Commissioner Roxborough serves in that capacity.
Mar 21 2019, 05:00 PM
LAWA Recognizes Gold-Standard Employees and Partners at First LAX Gold Star Awards Celebration
(Los Angeles, CA) From reuniting family members to helping children with special needs get comfortable with the airport environment, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) today recognized 18 airport employees and terminal teams who have gone above and beyond in providing gold-standard customer service with the first annual LAX Gold Star Awards.
Mar 20 2019, 01:01 PM
Get the ‘HEL’ Out of Town With Finnair's New Nonstop Service from LAX To Helsinki
(Los Angeles, CA) Just in time for spring break, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) today announced that Finnair, the ninth Oneworld alliance carrier to begin service at LAX, will launch a new nonstop flight, connecting Los Angeles travelers to Helsinki (HEL), Finland.
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