SFO Dodges #Flypocolypse As Computer Glitch Causes Hundreds Of Flight Delays, Cancellations In NortheastAir traffic was snarled and passengers' tempers frayed on Saturday as many flights to and from airports throughout a large swath of the Northeast were delayed or cancelled.
Tired Air Traffic Controllers Making Skies Less Safe, According To Newly-Released FAA StudyAir traffic controllers’ work schedules often lead to chronic fatigue, making them less alert and endangering the safety of the national air traffic system, according to a study the government kept secret for years.
Glitch Grounds All U.S. United Continental FlightsAll United Continental flights in the U.S. have been grounded due to computer problems.
New SFO Traffic Flow Creating Headaches For Some Palo Alto ResidentsPeople on the Peninsula have noticed planes flying overhead for years, but because of new FAA satellite technology, say it's gotten worse.
U.S. Airways Name To Disappear In FAA-Approved Merger With American AirlinesThe Federal Aviation Administration authorized American Airlines and U.S. Airways to operate as a single carrier on Wednesday.
FAA May Target Drone Pilots Who Upload Videos To YouTubeIf you fly a drone and post the aerial footage on YouTube, you could get a warning from the Federal Aviation Administration.
FAA Campaign Urges New Drone Owners To Fly Safely This Holiday SeasonWith drones becoming popular gifts, the sky over the Bay Area may get much more crowded this Christmas. A new campaign has been launched to make sure the new aircraft are flown safely.
FAA Records Show Sharp Increase In Near Collisions Between Drones And AircraftThere have been at least 25 near collisions over the last six months, and more than 175 incidents of drones seen near airports or in restricted airspace.
Fire At FAA Facility In Chicago Cancels, Delays Bay Area FlightsBay Area flights to and from the Chicago area are canceled and delayed Friday morning because of a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration center.
Government To Allow Drones For TV, Movie Production; Other Industries May Follow SuitThe government plans to announce Thursday that it is granting permits to seven movie and television production companies to use drones for filming, an important step toward greater use of the technology by commercial operators, said attorneys and a company official familiar with the decision.
Federal Aviation Administration’s 24-Hour Flight Ban To Tel Aviv, Includes SFOThe Federal Aviation Administration has banned U.S. air carriers from flying into Tel Aviv's airport due to the ongoing conflict between Israel and Hamas.
Amazon Asks FAA Permission To Fly Drones For Delivering Packages In Under 30 MinutesAmazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration permission to use drones as part of its plan to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less.