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Long Beach Airport Named one of the Nation’s top 5 Airports

Release Date: 2019-03-19

by Brian Addison in Longbeachize

The accolades the Long Beach Airport continues to receive seem endless as with great design comes great praise: Money magazine has named Long Beach’s center of aviation as one of the nation’s top five airports in terms of overall quality, timeliness, and price.

To determine the best airport, 1,425 data points—ranging from accessibility and security to food and shopping—for the 75 busiest airports in the country were analyzed. Coming out at Number 1 was Portland’s international airport; Long Beach sat at Number 3.

This honor joins the airport’s multiple recognitions from Condé Naste, honors from USA Today, being awarded California Transportation Foundation’s Aviation Project of the Year in 2013, being noted as one of the most beautiful airports in the world by the BBC in 2014, honored by the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) in 2014, as well as an assortment of other recognitions…

In all frankness, we have one of the coolest flight operations in our back yard.

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