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Virgin America planes taxi at SFO (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Burlingame-based Virgin America To Expand At Washington Airport

Flights between SFO & Reagan will expand from it’s one daily flight…

02/19/2014

Grounded American Airlines MD-80 aircraft sit on the tarmac April 10, 2008 at the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport in Irving, Texas. American Airlines again canceled more than 900 flights today as part of the effort to complete inspections and repairs of faulty wiring on its MD-80 aircraft. (Photo by Rick Gershon/Getty Images)

Bird Strike Forces Plane To Make Emergency Landing At San Jose Mineta

An American Airlines flight had to return to Mineta San Jose International Airport for an emergency landing shortly after the plane struck a bird during takeoff this morning, an airport spokeswoman said.

11/15/2013

Los Angeles Traffic (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Tips For Traveling Over Thanksgiving Weekend

The following are five tips for traveling during Thanksgiving weekend that will make your life easier.

11/12/2013

American Airlines planes are seen on a tarmac. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Flights Resume After Reservation System Outage

American Airlines says it has fixed an outage in its main reservations system that is disrupting travel for thousands of passengers whose flights have been delayed or canceled.

04/16/2013

American Airlines passengers at the ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: US Air, American Merger Likely Means Changes For Consumers

A merged American Airlines and US Airways will carry more passengers around the world than any other, but even the biggest airline flying doesn’t need eight hub airports on the ground.

02/14/2013

American Airlines passengers at the ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

American Airlines Flight From SFO Canceled Over Loose Seats

At least one Bay Area flight on American Airlines was canceled Friday morning as 48 planes were grounded for maintenance work after several loose seats were found on planes.

10/05/2012

American Airlines Flight 524 from San Francisco and Finnair Flight 55 from Helsinki, Finland sit on a runway at NY's JFK Airport. (CBS)

Threats Made Against 2 Planes, Including Flight From SFO, Determined To Be Hoax

Authorities investigated a security scare Monday at New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport involving two airplanes, one of which was from San Francisco.

09/17/2012

American Airlines passengers at the ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Officials Discuss Potential American Airlines-US Air Merger

04/20/2012

Travelers wait in line to go through security at San Francisco International Airport. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SFO Kicks Off Program To Help Detect, Stop Human Trafficking

Airline officials at San Francisco International Airport are becoming the first in the nation to undergo specialized training to better spot human trafficking.

03/12/2012

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ConsumerWatch: American Airlines Takes Months to Give Man’s Money Back

After losing $500 on an American Airlines flight, a Bay Area resident says it took him months of fighting to get his money back.

01/09/2012

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