An aggressive runway chief and a cocky terminal manager compete with each other over running the famous Los Angeles International Airport and the various characters who work for them.

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Nick Thiel
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Series cast summary:
Heather Locklear ...  Harley Random 13 episodes, 2004-2005
Blair Underwood ...  Roger De Souza 13 episodes, 2004-2005
Paul Leyden ...  Tony Magulia 13 episodes, 2004-2005
Frank John Hughes ...  Henry Engels 13 episodes, 2004-2005
Wendy Hoopes ...  Betty 13 episodes, 2004-2005
David Paetkau ...  Nick 13 episodes, 2004-2005
Joel David Moore ...  Eddie Carson 9 episodes, 2004-2005
Sasha Barrese ...  Caitlin Mansfield 9 episodes, 2004-2005
Chane't Johnson Chane't Johnson ...  Tanika 7 episodes, 2004
Octavia Spencer ...  Flight Attendant 6 episodes, 2004-2005
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Harley Random is an ambitious, take-charge runway chief based at LAX, the 5th busiest airport in the world. Harley is frequently confronted by her rival, terminal boss Roger De Souza, as each jockeys to be named the new director of the airport while working together to solve everything from bomb scares, to VIP arrivals, drunken pilots and roaming pets. Rounding out this group of airport staff are Tony, the suave Airline Passenger Coordinator, who does his best to sooth frazzled nerves; Customs Agent Betty, who along with Immigration Officer Nick and LAPD Officer Henry Engels help keep the airport safe in an increasingly complicated world. Written by Anonymous

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13 September 2004 (USA) See more »

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Dallas, Texas, USA See more »

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NBC halted production after 13 episodes were made due to low ratings. See more »

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One of the main characters who plays the LAPD Sergeant can be seen worn wearing a police badge that says "Police Officer". The badge should have read, "Sergeant". See more »

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Referenced in The Jay Leno Show: Episode #1.83 (2010) See more »

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Ax LAX
19 September 2004 | by nycy2kSee all my reviews

Airport dramas always involve elements of joy, tragedy, and pathos by portraying families reunited, lost luggage and drunken businessmen. LAX enters the foray in entering the 21st century with two strikes against it. Fear and loathing in a giant facility run by pseudo-government types. Look, as much as I want to like this series, it's not really cutting it in story nor pace. It tries to be the dramatization of the more watchable AIRPORT on the Wings Channel or the update of Arthur Hailey's story. Maybe they should do what Jack Webb did when he made DRAGNET and solicit ideas from the public or how about include medics/EMTs and an airport chaplain as additional character development. You might as give the show last rites the way it's going.


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