LAX runway construction questions and answers

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why are these Runway Safety Area (RSA) improvements being done at LAX?

  • What does the RSA work entail?

  • Does LAX have Runway Safety Areas at the ends of each of its runways right now?

  • Are runways at LAX safe?

  • When will the runway construction be completed?

  • Will travelers be impacted by the runway construction?

  • Will communities around LAX be impacted by the runway construction work?

  • What other specific impacts to my neighborhood can I expect?