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For the next few years the two runways were 8,500 feet (2,600 m) long.
Before the 1930s, existing airports used a two-letter abbreviation based on the weather stations at the airports.
As the largest and busiest international airport on the U. West Coast, LAX is not only a major international gateway to the United States but also serves a major point for international connecting passengers.
With its deep connections to Asia and Latin America in particular, LAX is considered to be the premier gateway to the Pacific Rim.
A restaurant with a sweeping view of the airport is suspended beneath two arches that form the legs.
The Los Angeles City Council designated the building a Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument in 1992.
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The airport is most often referred to by its IATA airport code (and FAA LID) LAX, with the letters pronounced individually.Mines Field opened as the airport of Los Angeles in 1930 and the city purchased it to be a municipal airfield in 1937.The name became Los Angeles Airport in 1941 and Los Angeles International Airport in 1949.This is one of the few remaining locations in Southern California from which spotters may watch such a wide variety of low-flying commercial airliners from directly underneath a flight path. on Friday, September 21, 2012, a Shuttle Carrier Aircraft carrying the Space Shuttle Endeavour landed at LAX on runway 25L. Interstate 105 was backed up for miles at a standstill. It was quickly taken off the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, a modified Boeing 747, and was moved to a United Airlines hangar.The shuttle spent about a month in the hangar while it was prepared to be transported to the California Science Center.