Tag: LAX

Famous Peruvian Chef Virgilio Martinez Stopped At LAX For Bringing Frozen Piranhas

Star chef Virgilio Martinez was recently interrogated at the Los Angeles International Airport. Martinez sneaked in a few dozen frozen piranhas that he cooked for dinner at a fancy restaurant.

Animals May 10, 2019

Health Officials Warn LAX Travelers Of Possible Measles Exposure

A passenger who tested positive for measles had a layover at LAX on Feb. 21. Public health officials warned those who were in the area last month might have been exposed to the contagious disease.

Public Health March 13, 2019

Lyft Edges Uber In Race To Offer Service To And From Los Angeles Airport

The ride-hailing app started offering users pick-ups and drop-offs from LAX as of Wednesday morning.

Apps/Software December 23, 2015

Los Angeles City Council Allows uberX And Lyft Pickups At LAX

UberX and Lyft drivers, previously only allowed to drop off passengers at the Los Angeles International Airport, can now also pick up passengers at LAX.

Business August 26, 2015

Work Hard, Play Hard? Wiz Khalifa Pinned Down And Handcuffed At Airport For Riding Hoverboard [Video]

Wiz Khalifa is at the center of an incident in LAX as he was pinned down and handcuffed by customs officials for refusing to step down from his hoverboard in the airport.

Society August 24, 2015

Man Creates Airport Pandemonium After Putting His Cat Through An X-Ray Machine

Pandemonium among a slew of angry TSA and passengers erupted at LAX when a man exposed his cat to high levels of radiation by letting it go through the X-ray scanner for luggage at the airport.

Internet Culture July 3, 2015

False Gunman Announcement Causes Panic At Los Angeles Airport

A false announcement by an unidentified individual of a gunman on the loose in the LAX caused panic among passengers, sending them running onto the tarmac.

Society February 17, 2015

U-2 spy plane did not cause mysterious computer glitch that disrupted LAX air traffic: U.S. Air Force

A massive computer glitch affected tens of thousands of flyers. The Air Force denies a U2 spy aircraft in the area caused the problem.

May 7, 2014

U-2 'Dragon Lady' spyplane halts airport operations in Southwest U.S.

A U.S. U2 Dragon Lady spyplane has caused an incident in LAX that caused delays for hundreds of flights. LAX authorities have reported that around 200 flights were affected.

May 6, 2014

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