Press Releases

Airport Authority President and Executive Director Update Burbank City Council on Replacement Terminal Progress

BURBANK, Calif., May 24, 2017 — At last night’s Burbank City Council meeting, Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority President Bill Wiggins and Executive Director Frank Miller provided a progress report on the Hollywood Burbank Airport’s 14-gate replacement passenger terminal, which Burbank voters overwhelmingly approved in November 2016.

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2017 Airport Tower Banner Student Art Contest Winners Announced

BURBANK, Calif., March 6, 2017 – The high school student winners of the Hollywood Burbank Airport 2017 Tower Banner Student Art Contest from Burbank, Glendale and Pasadena Unified School Districts presented their winning artwork at today’s March 6, 2017, Airport Authority meeting. The winners were chosen from 183 entries across all three districts. Joining them were their art teachers and district art coordinators, along with many of the students’ proud parents.

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Hollywood Burbank Airport Employees and Tenants Raise Funds and Donations for Communities in Need

BURBANK, Calif., February 6, 2017 — Hollywood Burbank Airport staff and tenants collectively raised over $13,000 for local charities during the 2016 holiday season. The Airport’s Holiday Charity Committee, comprised of Airport staff, held luncheon fundraisers for the Pasadena Police Activities League (PAL) as part of the Airport’s annual holiday charity drive, while the Burbank Airport Firefighters Local I-61 union raised proceeds for the Disney Cancer Center at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank. The union also collected toys for the Spark of Love Toy Drive Fund, sponsored by ABC7 and Southern California Firefighters.

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Media Advisory / Photo Opportunity: Media Invited to Attend Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Up, Pup, ‘N’ Away Store at Hollywood Burbank Airport

Airport officials will host an official ribbon-cutting ceremony for its newest concessionaire, Up, Pup, ‘N’ Away, offering unique gifts and accessories for dogs, cats and their human friends.  The concept is one of the first of its kind in the world of airport concessions.  This is Up, Pup, ‘N’ Away’s second retail location. Owner Marwick Kane also has a store on Magnolia Boulevard in Burbank, California.

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Plug-In Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Installed at Hollywood Burbank Airport

BURBANK, Calif., October 3, 2016 — The Burbank Water and Power Department (BWP) installed three dual connector Siemens VersiCharge Level 2 Plug-In Electric Vehicle (PEV) charging stations in the Hollywood Burbank Airport’s Valet parking garage late last month. These charging stations are part of a Right of Entry Agreement that the Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority and the City of Burbank entered into in 2015. In addition to these charging stations, that agreement requires the City to install one Level 3 DC Fast Charge PEV charging station at the Airport.

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TBI Airport Management Hires New Executive Director for Hollywood Burbank Airport

BURBANK, Calif., August 10, 2016 — The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority is pleased to announce that Frank R. Miller, A.A.E., has accepted an offer from TBI Airport Management, Inc. (TBI), the Airport Authority’s management firm, to oversee day-to-day operations as the Executive Director of the Hollywood Burbank Airport. TBI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Airports Worldwide. The Airport Authority Commission is scheduled to consider an official appointment on August 15. If the Airport Authority Commission affirms the appointment, Mr. Miller will assume the role of Executive Director on September 6.

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