Airlines at Bob Hope Airport Decline to Pursue Contractual Curfew; Commitment to Abide by Current Voluntary Curfew “Remains Solid”

Negotiated Curfew Would Set National Precedent, Airlines Say;
Airport Authority Pledges to Continue Addressing Noise Issues

BURBANK, Calif., June 7, 2010 – The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority today pledged to continue efforts to address aircraft noise-related issues at Bob Hope Airport following receipt of a letter from the airlines serving the Airport that they were unable to enter into a contractual agreement that would make the voluntary 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. curfew in effect for the past 30 years binding on the carriers.

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