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Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

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Los Angeles International Airport is an international airport in Los Angeles, California, United States. Its IATA code is LAX and is located latitude 33.94 and longitude -118.41 in United States and operates in PDT time zone.

It has 336 scheduled arrival routes within United States and 209 international scheduled routes. Los Angeles International Airport tipically handles 70,664,893 passengers per year, ranking as the 2nd busiest airport in United States.

It has 4 runways that allow night landings, and can handle virtually any type of aircraft such as oversized jumbo jets commercial jumbo jets and long haul transport aircraft. It regularly services large turboprop commuters, short and medium haul transport aircraft. It can support single engine aircraft, light twins, most business jets and commuter aircraft.

Airport Information

Latitude 33.94251000
Longitude -118.40897000
City Los Angeles
Domestic Departures 325
Domestic Arrivals 336
International Departures 211
International Arrivals 209


Code Length Width Surface Lighted
06L/24R 8925 ft / 2720 m 150 ft / 45 m CON Yes
06R/24L 10285 ft / 3134 m 150 ft / 45 m CON Yes
07L/25R 12091 ft / 3685 m 150 ft / 45 m CON Yes
07R/25L 11096 ft / 3382 m 200 ft / 60 m CON Yes

Most Popular Departures From LAX

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