VNY News Release

May 02 2014, 12:00 AM
OVER 1,400 STUDENTS EXPLORE AVIATION CAREERS AT VAN NUYS AIRPORT
(Van Nuys, California – May 2, 2014) Today, more than 1,400 high school students and 40 exhibitors participated in the ninth annual The Sky’s the Limit: Aviation Career Day, hosted by MP Aero, Van Nuys Airport (VNY), Los Angeles City Councilmember Nury Martinez, and The Valley Economic Alliance.
Apr 17 2014, 12:00 AM
VAN NUYS AIRPORT EARNS NATIONAL AWARD FOR AIRPORT TRAINING EXCELLENCE
(Van Nuys, California— April 10, 2014) — Van Nuys Airport has earned an ANTN Digicast Excellence in Airport Training award for training completed in calendar year 2013. 
Mar 20 2014, 12:00 AM
VALLEY-AREA STUDENTS AND TEACHERS ARE RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE AT AWARDS CEREMONY
(Van Nuys, California – March 20, 2014) The annual Teacher Mini-Grant and Young Achievers awards ceremony, sponsored by Van Nuys Airport (VNY) and the Rotary Club of Greater Van Nuys, awarded three educational mini-grants to middle school teachers in the San Fernando Valley, and $100 each to four deserving valley middle school young achievers.
Feb 06 2014, 12:00 AM
TWENTY STUDENTS FROM FRANCIS POLYTECHNIC HIGH SCHOOL SHADOWED VNY AVIATION EXPERTS
(Van Nuys, California – February 6, 2014) Today, twenty high school students learned about aviation careers from hands-on activities at Van Nuys Airport (VNY) during Groundhog Job Shadow Day in partnership with Junior Achievement.
Aug 31 2013, 12:00 AM
LABOR OF LOVE AT VAN NUYS AIRPORT’S COMMUNITY DAY IN CELEBRATION
(Van Nuys, Calif. – Aug. 31, 2013) Hundreds of Van Nuys Airport fans were treated to free airfield tours, aircraft static displays, free prizes and a day of plane spotting at the popular airport Observation Area.
Aug 27 2013, 12:00 AM
LAWA ISSUES RFQ FOR FIXED-BASE OPERATORS
(Van Nuys, Calif.) – Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) seeking firms interested in operating as a Fixed-Base Operator (FBO) at Van Nuys Airport. It’s anticipated that two FBO areas will be made available for lease through future RFP’s that would follow the RFQ process.
Aug 19 2013, 12:00 AM
ALL CHARGED UP!
(Van Nuys, California – August 19, 2013) Drivers of electric vehicles now have a new place to charge their batteries. A total of eight Level 2 electric vehicle charging stations have been installed on the first floor of the parking structure at the Van Nuys FlyAway parking facility.
Mar 20 2013, 12:00 AM
THIRTY-SEVEN VALLEY AREA YOUNG ACHIEVERS AND THREE TEACHERS ARE RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS

Program Sponsored by Van Nuys Airport and the Rotary Club of Greater Van Nuys

Jan 30 2013, 12:00 AM
VAN NUYS AIRPORT EARNS NATIONAL AWARD FOR AIRPORT TRAINING EXCELLENCE

Van Nuys, CA. Van Nuys Airport has earned an ANTN Digicast Excellence in Airport Training award for training completed in calendar year 2012.

Jul 11 2012, 12:00 AM
BAUER INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION IS THE NEW OPERATOR OF THE VAN NUYS FLYAWAY
(Van Nuys, California – July 11, 2012) Today Bauer Transportation, Inc. becomes the new operator of the Van Nuys FlyAway. Bauer’s was awarded the contract in January 2012 after responding to a Request for Proposals (RFP) released by Los Angeles World Airports’ (LAWA) in August 2011.
Jul 09 2012, 12:00 AM
LOS ANGELES WORLD AIRPORTS BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS APPROVES RELEASE OF RFB FOR VAN NUYS AIRPORTS LARGE RUNWAY
(Van Nuys, California – July 9, 2012) Today, Los Angeles World Airports’ (LAWA) Board of Airport Commissioners (BOAC) approved the release of the notice of Request For Bids (RFB), inviting bids for the pavement rehabilitation project for Van Nuys Airport’s (VNY) large runway (16R/34L). Runway one six right stretches 8,000 feet and is the primary runway at VNY. The project includes rehabilitation of 6,800 feet of asphalt pavement using a combination of asphalt overlay and partial pavement reconstruction. The project also includes the widening of existing runway shoulders to meet Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) design standards, along with improvements to the aircraft run-up area and repairs to existing concrete runway pavement.
Jun 20 2012, 12:00 AM
BOARD OF AIRPORT COMMISSIONERS SHARE SUPPORT OF THE REHABILITATION OF VAN NUYS AIRPORT’S RUNWAY 16R
(Van Nuys, California – June 20, 2012)  On Monday, the Board of Airport Commissioners shared their support of the agreement reached between Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) and the Van Nuys Airport Association to rehabilitate runway 16R.  The project will be completed in four phases and calls for ten days of complete runway closures, 26 nighttime runway closures and 65 days of shortened runway lengths.
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