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

American Airlines Parent Files For Bankruptcy; SFO Flights Not Impacted

The parent company of American Airlines and affiliate American Eagle Airlines has become the latest in legacy airlines to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.

11/29/2011

Luis Baez Jonathan Baez, pilot punched, attack, Miami SFO

Brothers Arrested For Attacking Pilot On Miami-To-SFO Flight

Two brothers on an American Airlines flight set to depart from Miami to San Francisco were arrested after police said they attacked the pilot who tried to remove them from the plane.

CBS San Francisco–07/28/2011

American Airlines

Pakistani Couple Sues Airline, SF Police Over Removal At SFO

A Pakistani couple has sued American Airlines after they were escorted off a plane in handcuffs based on a telephone hijacking threat that turned out to be a hoax.

CBS San Francisco–07/08/2011

A courtroom sketch of SFO flight cockpit storming suspect Rageh al-Murisi (Joan Lynch/CBS)

Accused SFO-Bound Cockpit Intruder Arraignment Postponed

A Yemeni man’s arraignment on a federal charge of interfering with a flight crew on a San Francisco-bound American Airlines flight earlier this month was postponed Tuesday morning.

CBS San Francisco–05/24/2011

A courtroom sketch of SFO flight cockpit storming suspect Rageh al-Murisi (Joan Lynch/CBS)

SF-Bound Cockpit Storming Suspect Denied Bid For Bail

A Yemeni man accused of trying to storm the cockpit of a San Francisco-bound flight on Sunday was ordered by a federal magistrate Friday to be held in custody without bail.

KPIX 5–05/13/2011

A courtroom sketch of SFO flight cockpit storming suspect Rageh al-Murisi (Joan Lynch/CBS)

Cockpit Break-In Suspect On SFO Flight Deemed ‘Significant Threat’

A Yemeni man accused of trying to storm the cockpit of a San Francisco-bound American Airlines flight on Sunday was called a “significant threat” by federal prosecutors Tuesday.

CBS San Francisco–05/10/2011

Ragel Almurisi as he was taken away from SFO in a police car. (CBS)

Retired San Mateo Cop Recalls Takedown Of Cockpit Suspect

A retired San Mateo police officer who helped subdue a passenger trying to storm the cockpit of a San Francisco-bound American Airlines flight on Sunday described Tuesday how he and others restrained the man.

KPIX 5–05/10/2011

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

SFO-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Las Vegas

A San Francisco-bound flight from Miami had to make an emergency landing in Las Vegas late Friday morning after pilots reported smoke in the cockpit.

CBS San Francisco–05/06/2011

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

American Airlines Workers Protest Over Executive Pay At SFO

Americans Airlines flight attendants and ground crew demonstrated outside San Francisco International Airport Wednesday, in a protest over the airline’s executive compensation.

CBS San Francisco–04/20/2011

SFO Departures Curb Computer Generated Image (www.flysfo.com)

San Francisco International Airport’s Newly-Renovated Terminal 2 Opens

San Francisco International Airport’s Terminal 2 is set to open to the public this weekend, eleven years after closing for renovations.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/06/2011

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