SOURCE: Los Angeles World Airports

May 24, 2006 07:00 ET

Reminder - Los Angeles and Ontario International Airports Say Summer and Memorial Day to Be Busiest Since 2001

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 24, 2006 -- Flights from Los Angeles International (LAX) and Ontario International (ONT) Airports this summer will be full or nearly full due to growing demand for travel and a tight supply of seats. Both airports are expecting the busiest summer travel season in five years. Officials will offer their plans and tips to make the airport experience a pleasant one.

WHAT:

News conference to describe summer and Memorial Day weekend passenger traffic estimates at LAX and ONT, new developments in passenger and checked-luggage security screening, new developments at LAX and key travel tips.

WHO:

Kip Hawley -- Assistant Secretary of U.S. Department of Homeland Security and TSA Director Lydia Kennard -- Executive Director of Los Angeles World Airports

WHEN:

1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 24, 2006

WHERE:

News conference and parking for ALL media at LAX Central Terminal Area Vendor Delivery Lot 6 across from Terminal 6 (enter on Lower/Arrival Level).

Inclement weather location: Samuel Greenberg Boardroom, Clifton A. Moore Administration Bldg., One World Way, Los Angeles.

VISUALS:

News conference with iconic Theme Building and LAX FlyAway buses in background

Contact Information

  • CONTACTS:
    LAWA/LAX Public Relations Division
    (310) 646-5260

    or

    24-hour Public Relations Duty Officer Pager
    (310) 523-8994

    TSA Regional Public Information Officer Nico Melendez
    Pager (877) 561-6212