New “Face” of LAX
EFFECTIVE JULY 20
New sculptural lights and a color lightband have been unveiled at the LAX Central Terminal Area to welcome the Special Olympics World Games to L.A. Read More.
EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 22, 2016
Construction on three out of four runways is now complete with the final runway expected to be complete by June 2017. Passengers may experience delays and surrounding communities may notice increased air traffic noise. Learn more about the runway construction. Learn more about the runway construction.
Top 10 Summer Travel Tips
The busy summer travel season is here! So we asked the experts — our own LAX travelers and workers — for their best LAX summer travel tips. See the tips here.
Terminal 1 Gate Renumbering
Terminal 1 gates (Southwest) will be temporarily renumbered due to construction. Be sure to check display monitors for your assigned gate number.
New Central Utility Plant Opens
LAX becomes the first U.S. airport to have a sustainable central utility plant (CUP), providing terminals with additional air conditioning and heating capacity, while decreasing energy usage by 25 percent. Learn more
Travelers may be impacted by sidewalk and vehicle lane closures and in-terminal construction at LAX. View our walking map.
Terminal 1 Construction
The western half of T1's departures drop-off lane is closed and may cause traffic delays in all terminals. Plan ahead and come early. TIP: Drop passengers off on the arrivals level.