Airline

An Asiana Airlines plane flies above Incheon International Airport in Incheon, west of Seoul on June 18, 2011. (PARK JI-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Asiana Plane Skids Off Runway In Japan Injuring 20

An Asiana Airlines plane skidded off a runway Tuesday after landing in western Japan, and about 20 people were injured slightly, officials said.

04/14/2015

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) (Brandon Mercer)

‘Racist,’ Foul-Mouthed Passenger Booted From Southwest Flight From SFO

SAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CBS SF) — Being drunk, making jokes about bombs, and wearing offensive clothing, can all get you kicked off a plane, and as evidenced by a Southwest flight from SFO to Los Angeles International Monday night, you can also get kicked for what you say to fellow passengers.

04/07/2015

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WATCH: Airline Pulls Off Amazing Holiday Stunt For Passengers

A video of an airline company who made holiday traveling a magical experience for 250 lucky passengers is making the rounds on the internet again.

12/24/2014

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Bay Area Hindu Man Accidentally Served Meat Aboard Flight

A Bay Area Hindu man’s life has been dramatically altered after accidentally being served a sandwich containing meat on an airplane.

02/05/2013

Green Day Singer Ejected From Plane

Green Day Singer Ejected From Plane

Bay Area local and Grammy award-winner, Billy Joe Armstrong of the band Green Day, became part of growing list of individuals airport security refused service…

09/02/2011

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ConsumerWatch: Airlines Aren’t Passing On New Tax Savings

By Monday, most U.S. airlines had raised fares to reap the benefit of lower federal taxes on airline tickets. A few airlines that were passing the savings on to consumers changed their minds.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–07/25/2011

Travelers at the Mineta San Jose International Airport (Mineta San Jose)

ConsumerWatch: Local Airport Luggage Scales Get High Marks For Accuracy

Airline passengers have no shortage of things to complain about, but the accuracy of the luggage scales at the three bay area airports isn’t one of them, according to the county officials responsible for checking those devices.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/29/2011

Travelers At SFO

ConsumerWatch: Know Your Rights If Your Flight Is Bumped

The recent East Coast blizzard has left many stranded at the airport this holiday season – a reminder to passengers that they need to know what they are entitled to during delays.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–12/28/2010