For Immediate Release

Release No. AWP5-0903
August 20, 2003
Contact: Donn Walker
Phone: (310) 725-3580

The Federal Aviation Administration has approved a request to extend the public comment period for an environmental report on the proposed master plan for Los Angeles International Airport, the FAA said today.

Comments on the supplement to the draft environmental impact statement/environmental impact report for the proposed master plan are now due by Nov.7, 2003, at 5 p.m. PST. The request to extend the comment period was made by Los Angeles World Airports, which owns and operates LAX.

Comments on the document may be submitted in writing to:

David Kessler
Federal Aviation Administration
P.O. Box 92007
Los Angeles, CA 90009-2007
Phone: 310-725-3615


Jim Ritchie
Los Angeles World Airports
P.O. Box 92216
Los Angeles, CA 90009-2216
Phone: 310-646-7697