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Thanksgiving at LAX: crowds, construction, therapy dogs
Thanksgiving at LAX: crowds, construction, therapy dogs

Los Angeles International Airport is on pace to be the nation's busiest airport over the Thanksgiving weekend, and ongoing construction could also make it one of the most frustrating. LAX is expected to serve 1.97 million passengers during the Thanksgiving weekend, a 4.8% increase over last year, according to airport officials. Throughout the year LAX is the nation's third-busiest airport, serving an average of 196,000 passengers per day. But travel website Orbitz predicts LAX will be the busiest for the holiday weekend for the second year in a row. On the Sunday and Monday after Thanksgiving, the airport is expected to draw 207,000 passengers each day, according to airport...

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