LAX Alaska Airlines Terminal 6 Renovation

About the Project

This terminal renovation project at LAX features a new state-of-the-art, in-line baggage screening system as well as an overall terminal upgrade, including a new ticket lobby for Alaska Airlines, expansion of the security checkpoint, renovation of passenger hold rooms and a new first-class lounge. Operations support offices, refurbished passenger boarding bridges and a Federal Inspection Services bridge to increase international gate accessibility were also included in this project. Elevators and escalators were replaced, and a new common-use IT system for all Terminal 6 airline tenants was installed.

Quick Facts

  • Location Los Angeles, California
  • Client Alaska Airlines
  • Architect Fentress Architects
  • Industry Aviation
  • Line of Business Construction
  • Delivery Method Design-Build
  • Completion Date February 2012
  • Duration 21 months
  • Contract Value $ 203,286,366
  • Sustainability LEED Gold
  • Square Footage 188,664 SF



  • DBIA Design-Build Honor Award – Excellence in Project Management for Projects Over $10 Million Finalist
  • Top 10 Premium Airport Lounges in the World

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