Watch CBS News

American Airlines to discontinue service to Long Beach Airport

CBS News Live
CBS News Los Angeles Live

American Airlines announced Friday it will discontinue service to the Long Beach International Airport due to performance expectations not being met. 

Customers can expect the last day of operations at the Long Beach airport to be Feb. 28, 2023. 

In a statement, American Airlines said: 

We are proactively reaching out to customers with travel plans beyond Feb. 28 to offer alternative travel arrangements.

American Airlines currently operates three flights daily between Long Beach and Phoenix. 

Officials with the airline said American's operations at other Los Angeles-area airports will remain unimpacted by the discontinuation of service in Long Beach. 

View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.