SOURCE: Los Angeles World Airports

July 18, 2007 10:00 ET

Reminder - MEDIA ADVISORY -- Los Angeles International Airport Gives Travelers a Power Boost With New Charging Stations for Portable Electronics

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - July 18, 2007) -


WHAT:    Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and Samsung
         Telecommunications America (Samsung) will launch free electrical
         charging stations throughout all the terminals at Los Angeles
         International Airport (LAX).  Travelers will be able to
         conveniently charge their mobile phones, laptops and other
         personal electronics for free.  Fifty-one Samsung Mobile
         Charging Stations with four electrical outlets per station will
         be located throughout Terminals 1 through 8 and Tom Bradley
         International Terminal.  With the busy summer travel season
         underway, LAX will provide an added service to millions of
         travelers with an increasing demand for electrical outlets.
         Samsung and LAX staff will hold an on-site demonstration of the
         charging stations and display the latest Samsung handsets.

WHEN:    Wednesday, July 18, 2007
         10 a.m. - 11 a.m. PDT

WHERE:   Los Angeles International Airport
         Terminal 5 (Meet at Delta pre-security screening area by
          rotunda)
         Upper/Departures Level

VISUALS: 1. Samsung and LAWA representatives will be available on-site
            for comment
         2. Demonstrations of the charging stations and the
            latest Samsung handsets
         3. Travelers charging personal electronics while waiting for
            their flights
         4. "Power People" handing out energy bars and cell phone screen
            cleaners to travelers

PARKING: ONLY broadcast-equipped media vehicles displaying valid
          LAX Media Parking
         Permits may park terminal curbside and must be attended at all
          times, or parked in Vendor Delivery Lot 6. All other media may
          park in structures for validated parking.

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    LAX Public Relations Division
    (310) 877-2010
    24-hour duty officer pager at (310) 523-8994