Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) 2022 Sustainability Report

LAWA 2022 Sustainability Report

JUNE ƒ More than 80 middle and high school students took part in LAX’s first hybrid Aviation Careers Education (ACE) Academy , which offered a four-day virtual program and an in person fifth day session. ƒ LAX participated in World Music Day as a part of the LAX Presents Series. The celebration consisted of performances from pianist Tigran Hamasyan and multi-instrumentalist Daniel Ho in Terminal 7. ƒ LAX Presents hosted Daniel Ho accompanied by Hawaiian dancers who performed at the West Gates at Tom Bradley International Airport (formerly Midfield Satellite Concourse North).

OCTOBER ƒ A cohort of 16 California residents graduated from the HireLAX Apprenticeship Readiness Program which has prepared graduates to pursue construction trade apprenticeships. ƒ The First Flight Child Development Center reopened since closing due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The center is open to children between 6 weeks and 5 years in age and offers innovative STEM-focused activities . The center provides cost effective local childcare and gives priority to LAWA employees and LAX tenant workers. ƒ LAWA held the LAWA Vocational Worker Job Fair . ƒ In 2022, 49 Pets Unstressing Passengers (PUPs) events were held, comprising of 124.5

PUP in costume for Halloween Parade at LAX | ©LAWA PR

total hours and 49 active pups . PUPs events included a Halloween Parade with PUPs in costume touring around LAX terminals.

JULY ƒ LAWA participated in the Annual LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce Parade in Westchester Park.

NOVEMBER ƒ The 7th annual LAX Aviation Career Day was held in person for the first time since 2020.

DECEMBER ƒ LAX held its annual Santa

AUGUST ƒ LAX Presents kicked off its fall and winter concert series with a performance from Xocoyotzin Moraza in Terminal 7. ƒ Four new art exhibitions were opened in Terminals 2/3 in collaboration with the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs.

SEPTEMBER ƒ LAWA was a sponsor of

Fly-In event and hosted more than 130 students from local elementary schools. The event included a puppet performance, demonstrations of how K-9 canines perform their duties at the airport, dogs from the PUPs program to interact with students, and story books read to students by Santa.

the annual Westchester Arts & Music Block Party

Santa arrives via LAX fire truck for the Santa Fly-In event ©LAWA PR


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