The Los Angeles Air Force Base is the home of the Space & Missile Systems Center, in El Segundo, Calif. (Photo credit: LA Air Force Base via Twitter)

Los Angeles base on lockdown for suspicious person

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Los Angeles Air Force Base is on lockdown because of a possible suspicious person on the grounds. Susan James, who works in public affairs on the small base near Los […]


Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) police patrol car at Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Union rep says LAX expansion overshadows security

WASHINGTON (AP) — A union representative for the police force that secures Los Angeles International Airport told members of Congress Thursday he still has concerns about a manpower shortage and a lack of coordination and […]


Holiday travel

Travel forecast for the Memorial Day weekend

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – With today being getaway day, holiday travel in and through Southern California is expected to increase over last year this Memorial Day weekend. More than 750,000 passengers will pass through Los […]


This May 14, 2014 image, provided by Denver International Airport, shows newly-erected signs warning travelers about he danger of the MERS virus, at Denver International Airport. MERS, or Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, is a respiratory illness that begins with flu-like fever and cough but can lead to shortness of breath, pneumonia and death. The airport says the signs were posted Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at all of its screening areas at the direction of the Centers for Disease Control. (AP Photo/Denver International Airport)

CDC warnings about MERS go up at LAX

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Posters warning travelers of the threat of the deadly MERS infection are going up today at Los Angeles International Airport. There is no treatment for the respiratory illness, Middle East Respiratory […]



Plane with smoke in cockpit returns to LAX

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A United Airlines flight has arrived safely back at Los Angeles International Airport after smoke was reported in the cockpit and cabin during a flight to Hawaii. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman […]


In this Monday, May 5, 2014 photo construction crews dig at Los Angeles International Airport, LAX.  (AP Photo/Nick Ut )

Los Angeles airport makeover about to get painful

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Getting to, from and around Los Angeles International Airport has never been easy. Airport officials said Tuesday it’s going to get worse. An ongoing, multibillion-dollar renovation at the nation’s third-busiest airport […]



Airport commission plans closed session on ground handler

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles Airport Commission is scheduled to meet in closed session today to consider the legal impacts of terminating an agreement with a ground services company. Menzies Aviation, which provides […]


San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith (99) walks on the field during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

49ers player Aldon Smith arrested at LAX

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – San Francisco 49ers football player Aldon Smith was arrested at a Los Angeles International Airport checkpoint today after he allegedly made a comment about having a bomb as he was undergoing […]


(AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

US lawmakers discuss attack at Los Angeles airport

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Members of Congress and local officials met Friday at Los Angeles International Airport to discuss lessons learned from an attack last fall that killed a security officer and injured three other […]


A Los Angeles Police officer patrols outside the arrival area at Los Angeles International Airport, Oct. 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LAX baggage handlers arrested in sting

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Multiple contract baggage handlers at Los Angeles International Airport were under arrest today, culminating a months-long investigation into luggage and cargo thefts. Television footage showed a baggage handler wearing a SwissAir […]


Lighted pylons at the Century Boulevard entrance to Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Los Angeles airport worker dies on airfield

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A worker at Los Angeles International Airport was killed after he was apparently hit by a luggage-moving cart that he had been driving and fell off. An airport spokeswoman says that […]


US Airways jets are seen at a terminal in the north runway complex at Los Angeles International Airport. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

US Airways changes terminals at LAX

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – US Airways will move its operations at Los Angeles International Airport from Terminal 1 to Terminal 3 starting today. The airline’s gates, baggage service and customer service will all move to […]





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