Advertisement
Hugo Martin

Hugo Martin covers the travel industries, including airlines and theme parks, and writes the weekly Travel Briefcase column for the Business section. A native Californian, Martin was part of the Metro staff that won three Pulitzer Prizes in 1993, 1995 and 1998. He was also on the Travel section staff that won the Lowell Thomas Award from the Society of American Travel Writers in 2008. He is an avid outdoorsman, gardener and Lakers fan.
Disney promised a luxury hotel and Anaheim offered $267 million in tax breaks — but a growing feud has plans on hold

The Disneyland Resort changed the address of its proposed luxury hotel over the past few years. The subsidies that were approved by Anaheim are tied to the previous address of the hotel. Now Disney is threatening to pull the plug on the hotel plan.

Aviation support company plans 830 layoffs at LAX

Swissport is laying off 830 workers who provide services for foreign carriers at Los Angeles International Airport.

Advertisement
Advertisement