• Virgin, Delta join American; nix Gate Gourmet catering at LAX

    4 days ago - By Food Safety

    Two more airlines have suspended use of the Gate Gourmet flight catering kitchen at Los Angeles International Airport, two weeks after American Airlines said it would stop using the company's service at the airport because bacteria was found in its facility.
    Virgin Australia and Delta Air Lines have both ceased using Gate Gourmet at LAX. American Airlines stopped using Gate Gourmet's catering services after 3 a.m. on Nov. 1, citing Listeria monocytogenes test results.
    Gate Gourmet says its LAX kitchen is operating without restrictions and complying with all local and federal regulations...
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