Delta Relocates At LAX

Jul 28, 2016
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The Los Angeles Board of Airport Commissioners approved Delta Air Lines’ request to relocate from Terminals 5 and 6 to Terminals 2 and 3. The airline moves between January 2017 and December 2018. The move includes a minimum investment of $350 million, with potential additional investments of $650 million and $1.51 billion to upgrade terminals 2 and 3 in the future. “LAX is America’s gateway to the world, and it’s helping to power an economic resurgence across our city. This agreement represents a monumental step forward as we invest billions to make LAX the world-class airport that Angelenos and our visitors expect and deserve,” said Eric Garcetti, mayor, Los Angeles. Delta’s move brings new renovations to waiting areas, support space, club levels, baggage-handling systems and more. Later plans include new ticketing facilities, security checkpoints, baggage claim facilities and connections between terminals 2, 3 and the Tom Bradley International Terminal. “This is a significant milestone for Delta in Los Angeles, and it illustrates a strong, successful public-private partnership. Delta is working hard to become the preferred airline for Angelenos, and this project reinforces our commitment to our LAX hub and to an ever-higher level of service for our customers,” said Ed Bastian, CEO, Delta. Newsletter sign-up

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