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Blue Ribbon Task Force Releases Report on Drone Mitigation at Airports
October 4, 2019
The Blue Ribbon Task Force on UAS Mitigation at Airports released its report on unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) integration, detection, identification, and mitigation in and around airports. The Task Force, jointly commissioned in April 2019 by Airports Council International-North America (ACI-NA) and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), recommends the U.S. Congress appropriate more funds to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Canadian Cabinet appropriate more targeted funds to Transport Canada, and both legislative bodies extend UAS interdiction authority to trained state and local law enforcement agencies.  ... read more »
LAX Marks Milestone at New International Concourse with ‘Topping Out’ Ceremony
November 8, 2018
Mayor Garcetti and other VIPs signed a ceremonial beam that was hoisted and placed near the top of the future ramp tower ... read more »
GLAAACC Presents Transportation Transformation Town Hall Meeting
October 25, 2018
Minority and Small businesses can benefit from multi-billion-dollar transportation projects ... read more »
LAX Workers Threaten Walkout Over Low Severance Pay
July 19, 2018
  An estimated 600 ground operations workers at Los Angeles International Airport could soon walk off the job over a labor dispute - - a move that could create a major disruption at LAX and beyond, it was reported today.  ... read more »
Ready for a Career in Construction? HireLAX is Accepting Applications!
July 12, 2018
Contractors performing work on LAWA projects must meet or exceed 30 percent local participation with a workforce that reflects the diversity of Los Angeles. ... read more »
Metro to Hold Community Meetings for Sepulveda Transit Corridor Project in June
June 7, 2018
Metro is conducting a feasibility study to identify and evaluate a range of high-capacity rail transit alternatives between the San Fernando Valley and Los Angeles International Airport, including connections to existing and planned bus and rail lines such as the Metro Orange, Purple and Expo Lines. ... read more »
LAX Plans Improved Screening Process
November 23, 2017
"The project is expected to be completed in the spring, and allow the checkpoint to screen nearly 1,000 more passengers per hour than its previous capacity," Pannunzio said in a statement. ... read more »
UberAir Proposes Flying Cars in Los Angeles by 2020
November 10, 2017
Uber also announced it has signed an agreement with Sandstone Properties to develop skyport infrastructure to serve as takeoff and landing hubs for uberAIR flights at Sandstone's 20 locations in the greater L.A. area. ... read more »
“LAX4U” Clean Restrooms Pilot Program Urges Airport Guests To Text and Tell
April 26, 2017
The customer feedback will help us improve the overall guest experience.” ... read more »
$5.5 Million to Go Toward LAX Traffic Reduction
March 29, 2017
Officials say the project will eliminate the need for rental car courtesy vehicles entering the central terminal area ... read more »
Watts: Partnerships Necessary to Create New Possibilities for Economic Renaissance
June 15, 2016
Watts has long been a forsaken and forgotten community. Residents of our 2.12 square miles of Los Angeles are younger, poorer, and packed together more tightly than other areas of the city or county. ... read more »
Two Workers Sue Fed Ex for Racial Discrimination, Unsafe Working Conditions
August 5, 2015
An aircraft technician and his boss who work at FedEx's Los Angeles International Airport location are suing the courier giant for allegedly ignoring their complaints that the company put profits ahead of safety by not maintaining its aircraft consistent with FAA safety requirements. ... read more »
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