New Automated Passport Control Kiosks at LAX

10/23/2014

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In September 2014, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) unveiled 40 new Automated Passport Control (APC) kiosks to expedite the entry process for international passengers arriving at Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT). 

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The Guide to LAX FlyAway® Bus Service

08/07/2014

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The FlyAway® bus service provides frequent non-stop transportation between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and locations throughout the city. FlyAway® buses operate seven days a week and drop passengers off on the Upper/Departures Level of each terminal at LAX. At LAX, passengers board buses on the Lower/Arrivals Level in front of each terminal under the green "FlyAway®, Buses and Long Distance Vans" signs. Each bus is marked with its service location. Read on for details about each FlyAway® stop.

For more information about the FlyAway® bus service, call 866.435.9529 or visit www.lawa.aero/FlyAway.

Space Shuttle Endeavour at California Science Center

Celebrate Aviation History in Los Angeles

12/17/2013

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On December 17, 1903, Orville and Wilbur Wright made the first successful flight of a self-propelled, heavier-than-air aircraft. The flight only lasted 12 seconds and a distance of 120 feet, but it was enough to change the course of history. Los Angeles has a historic and important role in aviation and aerospace, which visitors can explore at various cultural attractions throughout the city.

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is ranked seventh in the world for number of passengers and tonnage of air cargo handled. LAX is the first and last L.A. landmark for tens of millions of travelers every year, from across the country and around the world, in particular our friends from the Pacific Rim. LAX assures its status as a world-class airport by making vital improvements such as the New Tom Bradley International Terminal.

Located in the San Fernando Valley, Van Nuys Airport (VNY) is the world's busiest general aviation airport, handling more than 1,200 operations every day with just two parallel runways. Because of its convenience and privacy, VNY is frequently used by celebrities, politicians, and executives. Many local TV news helicopters fly out of Van Nuys Airport, as well as the LA Fire Department’s Air Operations Unit. VNY also offers convenient FlyAway Bus service to LAX. Generations of movie fans recognize Van Nuys Airport from the closing scene in Casablanca. The 2009 documentary, One Six Right traces the history of VNY.

LAX's Tom Bradley International Terminal: Health-Conscious Travelers

09/03/2013

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It's notoriously difficult to find healthy food options while you're traveling; convenience often trumps all else in airports and aboard planes. In addition, traveling can mean long lines and lots of sitting. At the new Tom Bradley International Airport at LAX, there are several ways you can stay on track with your health goals and not miss a beat.

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