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Burger joints vie for spot at O.C. airport

McDonald's and Carl's Jr. are vying for prime real estate in a new terminal at the John Wayne Airport in Orange County.

September 19, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A fast food war is brewing at John Wayne Airport in Orange County.McDonald's is currently the only major fast food franchise operating at the airport, but the airport is adding a new terminal, making room for more restaurants.

The local owner of a Carl's Jr. franchise told The Orange County Register that he is looking to bid on a space.

The airport said McDonald's is also vying to keep its spot.

The Orange County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote on the airport restaurants later this year.

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