SOURCE: Los Angeles World Airports

February 26, 2008 05:00 ET

Reminder - MEDIA ADVISORY: FAA Administrator and Los Angeles Officials to Make Major Announcement on LAX Safety

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - February 26, 2008) -


WHAT:      FAA Acting Administrator Robert A. Sturgell, Los Angeles City
           Councilman Bill Rosendahl and Los Angeles World Airports
           Executive Director Gina Marie Lindsey will conduct a news
           conference to make an important announcement regarding safety
           at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and to sign a
           document.  Following the news conference, media may board a bus
           for a 45-minute tour of the LAX airfield with one stop to
           unboard and film/photograph airfield activity.

WHO:       -- Robert A. Sturgell, Acting Administrator, Federal Aviation
              Administration
           -- The Honorable Bill Rosendahl, Los Angeles City Councilman -
              11th District
           -- Gina Marie Lindsey, Executive Director, Los Angeles World
              Airports

WHEN:      2 p.m., Tuesday, February 26, 2008
           (Media are asked to arrive no later than 1:30 p.m. for security
           screening)

WHERE:     LAX Flight Path Learning Center
           6661 W. Imperial Highway
           Los Angeles, CA 90009

VISUALS:   -- FAA air traffic control tower, Theme Building (under
              renovation) and south LAX airfield are in the backdrop
              behind podium
           -- Media will be able to get off the bus for 10 minutes
              during the airfield tour and film/photograph aircraft as
              they land and take off on the north LAX runways.

EXTRAS:    Video, photo stills and aerial map of LAX containing
           information relevant to news conference topic also will be on
           display.

CONTACTS:  -- LAX Public Relations Division at (310) 646-5260 or 24-hour
              PR duty officer pager at (310) 523-8994
           -- FAA Regional Communications Manager Ian Gregor at
              (310) 725-3580

Contact Information

  • CONTACTS:

    LAX Public Relations Division
    (310) 646-5260
    24-hour Pager: (310) 523-8994

    FAA Regional Communications Manager
    Ian Gregor
    (310) 725-3580