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Feds Probe Whether Major Airlines Illegally Conspired To Limit Seats, Keep Fares High

The Justice Department is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high.

07/01/2015

Winston the dog with his owners, Alexis and Matt Lakin of San Rafael. (CBS)

Bay Area Couple Says Airline Lost Dog On Journey To SFO, Endured Hours Without Food Or Water

American Airlines has apologized to a North Bay couple after they said the airline lost their dog on a journey to the Bay Area and had to endure more than 12 hours without food or water.

06/18/2015

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)

iPad Glitch Delays Dozens Of American Airlines Flights

More than 50 American Airlines flights have been delayed in the past two days by a glitch in navigation-map software loaded on pilots’ iPads.

04/29/2015

An American Airlines Boeing 757. (American Airlines)

U.S. Airways Name To Disappear In FAA-Approved Merger With American Airlines

The Federal Aviation Administration authorized American Airlines and U.S. Airways to operate as a single carrier on Wednesday.

04/08/2015

An American Airlines Boeing 757. (American Airlines)

Experts: American Airlines Flight Forced Into Emergency Landing At SFO Was Not In Danger

An American Airlines flight heading from San Francisco to Dallas was not in danger when several of the passenger cabin’s wall panels cracked loose after an air duct failed, according to the airline and aviation safety experts.

10/14/2014

An American Airlines Boeing 757. (American Airlines)

Blown Air Duct Causes American Airlines Jet To Make Emergency Landing At SFO

An American Airlines which departed San Francisco International Airport Monday had to turn around and make an emergency landing at SFO after blowing an air duct outside the cabin.

10/13/2014

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)

FAA Reveals At San Francisco Conference That Jet Nearly Hit Drone In Florida

Jim Williams of the Federal Aviation Administration’s unmanned aircraft systems office acknowledged the incident Thursday at a San Francisco drone conference, citing it as an example of the risks posed by integrating drones into U.S. airspace.

05/09/2014

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

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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

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