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Below are press releases distributed over the past 12 months.  Earlier releases can be found in our archives.

If you have questions regarding a release, please contact:

Victor Gill
Director, Public Affairs and Communications
Telephone: (818) 840-8840

Reusable Booties Vending Machines to Make National Debut at Burbank Bob Hope Airport Security Checkpoints

BURBANK, Calif., September 15, 2014 — Passengers traveling through Burbank Bob Hope Airport will soon be able to soft-shoe through terminal security checkpoints with “flightfeet,” a lightweight non-latex, non-skid footwear product that TSA will allow air travelers to wear through security checkpoint screenings while their shoes are going through screening with other carryon items. The cost per pair is $3.

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Airport Authority Commission Elects Pasadena Commissioner Steve Madison as President for the Coming Year

BURBANK, Calif., July 14, 2014 – The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, owner and operator of Bob Hope Airport, has elected new officers to head the Authority Commission for a one-year term from July 2014 through June 2015. The Commission elects officers each July.

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Airport Authority Holds Grand Opening for Regional Intermodal Transportation Center; L.A. Metro Announces Funding to Begin Pedestrian Bridge to Bob Hope Airport Train Station

BURBANK, Calif., July 1, 2014 — The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority held a Grand Opening ceremony June 27 to mark the completion of the $112 million Regional Intermodal Transportation Center (RITC) at Bob Hope Airport that will bring Airport patrons and multiple transportation modes together at a single location with easy access to and from the passenger terminal.

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Economic Impact of Burbank Bob Hope Airport Totaled $1.8 Billion and 12,440 Jobs in Fiscal Year 2013

BURBANK, Calif., May 19, 2014 – Burbank Bob Hope Airport had a total economic impact of $1.8 billion in the Los Angeles County regional economy during its fiscal year of July 2012 through June 2013 that generated 12,440 jobs, according to a study by the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation (LAEDC) released at today’s meeting of the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority Commission.

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"ReCharge Zones" Program Debuts at Bob Hope Airport

BURBANK, Calif., March 27, 2014 — Bob Hope Airport advertising concessionaire Alliance Airport Advertising has completed installation work on nine electrical charging stations in the terminal gate areas, bringing a long-sought amenity to Airport patrons at no cost to the user, thanks to ads to be placed near the stations.

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2014 "Tower Banner Student Art Contest" Winners Announced

BURBANK, Calif., March 3, 2014 – The high school student winners of the Bob Hope Airport “2014 Tower Banner Student Art Contest” from Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena Unified School Districts presented their winning artwork at today’s March 3, 2014 Airport Authority meeting. The winners were chosen from 358 entries across all three districts. Joining them were their art teachers and district art coordinators, along with many of the students’ proud parents.

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Burbank Bob Hope Airport Offering New Benefits for Loyalty Program Members

BURBANK, Calif., December 9, 2013 – Burbank Bob Hope Airport is pleased to announce that Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards points are now offered as a reward earning option for enrolled members of the Airport’s Thanks Again Customer Loyalty program launched in July. Members earn one airline mile or two hotel points per dollar spent when they shop, dine, or park at the Airport.

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Airport Authority Votes for Reduced Commercial Development Envelope for B-6 Opportunity Site in Environmental Impact Report Analysis

BURBANK, Calif., December 2, 2013 — The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority, owner and operator of Burbank Bob Hope Airport, has voted to submit a Development Application Package to the City of Burbank for a replacement 14-gate terminal and development of the B-6 “Opportunity Site” adjacent to the proposed terminal that would limit the amount of proposed mixed-use commercial and industrial development in the project to 2.35 million square feet. The original proposed concept, based on a 15-year development period, would have considered development up to 3 million square feet.

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