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Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) – Los Angeles, CA

Updated July 18, 2018

Los Angeles International Runway Construction Schedule Revised

A large-scale runway construction and rehabilitation plan at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) began in March 2015, and will continue into 2021. The construction will take place in the several phases as outlined below.

Phase Eight: Midfield Satellite Concourse (MSC) and adjacent taxiways construction (through September 2019)

  • The MSC is a new concourse located west of the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
  • The MSC will add 12 new widebody aircraft gates.

Phases of Runway Construction/Rehabilitation (updated July 2018)

Phase 1 – Runway 25L/7R Closure – Completed March 2015
Phase 2 – Runway 24R/6L Closure – Completed October 2015
Phase 3 – Runway 24L/6R Shortened – Completed October 2016
Phase 4 – Runway 25R/7L Shortened – Completed August 2017
Phase 5 – Runway 25R/7L Phase One Closure – Completed June 2017
Phase 6 – Runway 24R/6L Closure – Completed November 2017
Phase 7 – Runway 25R/7L Phase Two Closure – Completed May 2018

Phase 8 – MSC Terminal and adjacent midfield taxiways – through September 2019
Phase 9 – Taxiway C14 connecting north and south complex – scheduled 2019
Phase 10 – Runway 25L/7R Closure for Rehabilitation – Two Four month closures planned early 2020 and early 2021.

Learn more about the LAX runway construction project. (PDF)