Top News on Los Angeles International

  • American and US Airways close merger

    ​American Airlines and US Airways closed their merger today, a tumultuous nearly 10 months since they announced their plan to create the world’s largest carrier.

  • Other News for Los Angeles International

  • Southwest and Virgin America take New York LaGuardia slot pairs

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved a deal for American Airlines to transfer 17 slot pairs at...

  • United plans 787 base in Los Angeles

    ​United Airlines plans to add Boeing 787 pilots to its base at Los Angeles International airport (LAX), as it continues...

  • United begins 787 international flights to Tokyo

    United Airlines' first scheduled international flight on a Boeing 787 from Los Angeles to Tokyo Narita departed 5min...

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  • ANALYSIS: Middle East hubs drive airport growth in 2013

    News | 17 Apr 2014 05:15

    Preliminary traffic figures from ACI World show airports handled 4% more passengers in 2013 than the previous year, tough the top 150 airports grew at a slightly faster rate.
  • American evaluating international strategy in Los Angeles

    News | 07 Apr 2014 13:58 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is still evaluating how to turn Los Angeles International airport into its primary Asia-Pacific gateway, says president Scott Kirby.
  • Delta seeks three more Mexico routes

    News | 01 Apr 2014 15:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines has applied for authority to launch new seasonal flights to Mazatlan and San Jose del Cabo in December.
  • Delta seeks Los Angeles-Monterrey flight

    News | 11 Mar 2014 19:54 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines plans to launch flights between Los Angeles International and Monterrey International airports from October, subject to government approval.
  • United expects first 787-9 by end of Q2

    News | 10 Mar 2014 14:39 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines anticipates the delivery of its first Boeing 787-9 towards the end of the second quarter, says chief revenue officer Jim Compton.
  • ANALYSIS: Business case exists for return of United’s Melbourne nonstop

    News | 06 Mar 2014 21:02 | Edward Russell

    ​Melbourne, Australia, has long graced the route map of United Airlines, most recently as a one-stop service from Los Angeles via Sydney.