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A United Airlines plane comes in for a landing. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At SFO

A United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Seattle was forced to turn around and make an emergency landing shortly after takeoff Friday from San Francisco International Airport.

05/23/2014

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Witnesses: Passenger Tried To Open Hatch On Sacramento-Bound Southwest Flight

A Chicago-to Sacramento Southwest Airlines flight was diverted to Omaha, Neb. on Sunday after witnesses said a passenger tried to open a door.

04/14/2014

Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Private Airplane Makes Emergency Landing At San Jose Mineta Airport

An airplane made an emergency airplane at San Jose’ Mineta International Airport on Monday morning, an airport official said.

03/31/2014

Ground staff check a jet engine of a Japan Airlines Boeing 777. (Getty Images)

SFO-Bound Jet Makes Emergency Landing

A Japan Airlines flight bound for San Francisco carrying more than 170 people made an emergency landing at the Honolulu International Airport.

03/09/2014

Linton Johnson, a passenger on Delta Air Lines flight 4454, took video of a smoke-filled cabin after the plane landed at Oakland International Airport on February 26, 2014. (CBS)

Scary Landing At Oakland Airport After Smoke Fills Plane

Passengers on a Delta Air Lines flight from Los Angeles to Oakland on Wednesday night became terrified when smoke suddenly filled the cabin after landing.

02/27/2014

Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Passenger Jet Makes Emergency Landing At Mineta San Jose International Airport

A passenger jet departing San Jose Mineta International Airport Monday morning was forced to return for an emergency landing, according to airport officials.

02/10/2014

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

United Express Flight 5573 from San Francisco to San Antonio was forced to land in Phoenix after a threat was reported on October 31, 2013. (CBS)

United Express Flight From SFO Makes Emergency Landing Due To Threat

A United Express flight from San Francisco to San Antonio was diverted to Phoenix on Thursday because of a threat that authorities said came from aboard the plane.

10/31/2013

Delta Airlines flight 208 is towed after making an emergency landing at an airport in Cold Bay, Alaska, October 30, 2013. (Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities)

Tokyo-To-SFO Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Alaska

A San Francisco-bound Delta Air Lines plane departed from a remote Alaska community near the Aleutian Islands Wednesday afternoon, 10 hours after its passengers’ original jet made an emergency landing there.

10/30/2013

Reid-Hillview Airport of Santa Clara County. (Source: Wikimedia Commons, Author: ikluft)

Small Plane Lands On Capitol Expressway Near San Jose Reid-Hillview Airport

A small plane has landed on Capitol Expressway at Tully Road in East San Jose. according to fire officials.

10/03/2013

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