Long Beach Airport increases required slot utilisation rate

    Long Beach City Council voted on 20-Nov-2018 to increase the required utilisation rate of slots for airlines operating at Long Beach Airport (California) (Press-Telegram/Airline Geeks, 20-Nov-2018). Airlines are now required to possess an 85% utilisation rate over the calendar year compared to the previous 57% slot utilisation rate over a 180 day period.