Los Angeles World Airports
Cost Estimating , Control and Progam Management
$5-8 Billion (Approximate)
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is the world’s busiest origin and destination O&D) airport. O&D passengers are those beginning or ending their trips in Southern California rather than using the airport for connecting flights. In total traffic, LAX is the sixth busiest airport in the world for passengers and ranks 13th in the world in air cargo tonnage handled. In 2008, the airlines of LAX served 59.8 million passengers and handled 1.8 million tons of freight and mail. LAX handled 70 percent of the passengers, 75 percent of the air cargo, and 95 percent of the international passengers and cargo traffic in the five-county Southern California region.
Cost Estimating, Control and Program Management