Emergency landing

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.


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.


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.


Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Private Jet Makes Safe Emergency Landing In San Jose

A corporate plane carrying four people landed safely Thursday morning at Mineta San Jose International Airport after having issues with its landing gear, fire and airport officials said.


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

Australia-Bound Jetliner Makes Emergency SFO Landing

A United Airlines flight bound for Sydney, Australia was forced to make an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport on Saturday night


A plane sits on the runway in San Jose after making an unscheduled landing Tuesday (CBS)

Plane Makes Emergency Landing At SJ Airport Over Possible Engine Fire

A plane made an emergency landing at Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport late Tuesday morning, according to a San Jose fire dispatcher.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Mechanical Problems Force United Emergency Landing At SFO

A United Airlines flight from Vancouver has landed safely in San Francisco International Airport after declaring an emergency due to a mechanical problem.


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

Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Oakland International Airport

A Southwest Airlines flight was diverted to Oakland International Airport Tuesday morning after the pilot expressed concern about the plane’s pressurization, an airline spokeswoman said.


Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

Passenger Jet Makes Emergency Landing At Mineta San Jose

An Alaska Airlines flight bound for Seattle from the Los Angeles area has made an emergency landing at Mineta San Jose International Airport Wednesday morning.


Golfers look at small plane after the pilot overshot the runway at Concord's Buchanan Field Airport, and landed safely near the green.

Plane Overshoots Concord Landing Strip, Lands Safely On Golf Course

The Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office said a pilot attempting to land a plane Saturday morning at Buchanan Field Airport in Concord overshot the runaway and landed in a golf course.