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TSA Studies Plan To Screen Baggage Based On Passenger’s Security Risk

The TSA is studying plans to give luggage different levels of screening depending on the passenger.

06/08/2014

A mother breastfeeds her baby. (Maurizio Brambatti/AFP/Getty Images)

State Assembly Passes Bill Requiring Lactation Rooms In Large California Airports

The state Assembly has passed a bill requiring large airports to make accommodations for traveling mothers to pump breast milk.

05/28/2014

Marilyn Hartman. (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Woman Repeatedly Caught Trying To Sneak On SFO Planes Diagnosed With Depression

A woman caught repeatedly trying to board planes at San Francisco International Airport without a ticket has been diagnosed with major depressive disorder and sentenced to two years’ supervised probation, the San Mateo County district attorney said Friday.

05/23/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Severe Weather In Denver Causing Flight Delays For SFO, SJ Mineta Airports

Both San Jose Mineta and San Francisco International airports were reporting significant delays on flights to and from Denver Wednesday afternoon because of stormy weather there.

05/21/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Reports Of Smoke At Chicago Airport Causes Delays For SFO Flights

Reports of smoke at a Federal Aviation Administration facility in Chicago was causing flight disruptions to travelers between San Francisco International Airport and that city’s two airports Tuesday, an SFO spokesman said.

05/13/2014

Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Mineta San Jose International Airport Terminal Briefly Evacuated During False Alarm

Passengers and employees in Terminal B at Mineta San Jose International Airport were briefly evacuated Wednesday morning due to a fire alarm that sounded with no fire present, an airport spokeswoman said.

05/07/2014

USGS digital orthophoto of Half Moon Bay Airport. (U.S. Geological Survey)

Small Plane Crash Lands At Half Moon Bay Airport

A pilot escaped injury in a plane crash at Half Moon Bay Airport on Tuesday night, when the aircraft’s retractable landing gear remained up instead of down, an airport operations employee said Wednesday.

04/30/2014

A file photo of a United Airlines Boeing 737 (Pacman5/Wikimedia Commons)

Close Call Involving Flight From SFO Investigated At New Jersey Airport

The pilot of a commuter jet departing Newark Liberty International Airport and headed to San Francisco International Airport can be heard telling air traffic controllers that an incoming Boeing 737 passed “real close” to him in an incident now under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board.

04/25/2014

Virgina America (credit: Bob Riha, Jr./Getty Images)

Virgin Says It Will Fly From Dallas Love Field

The Burlingame-based airline has won rights to fly to the smaller alternative airfield…

04/25/2014

Aldon Smith (Getty Images)

49ers LB Aldon Smith To Face Possible Misdemeanor Charges In LAX Incident

The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office has referred the airport arrest of San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith to the Los Angeles city attorney’s office for misdemeanor consideration.

04/24/2014

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