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Hollywood Burbank Airport shares history, demonstrations by airfield personnel

Hollywood Burbank Airport shares history, demonstrations by airfield personnel

A group of local children got a firsthand look Wednesday morning of how various employees help run the Hollywood Burbank Airport.

A group of 74 children in the Summer Daze Camp at Robert Gross Park congregated underneath a hangar in an area of the airport called the Million Air Burbank to learn about the airfield’s history and see demonstrations by TSA screeners and a ground crew from Southwest Airlines.

They also saw how Alaska Airlines uses technology to inspect luggage and how members of the airport’s police and fire departments use their equipment and gear.

Airport spokeswoman Rachael Warecki kicked off the event by sharing some of the airfield’s history, noting that...

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