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An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

Cargo Pilots Say Fatigue Leading To Big Danger Below

Dozens of huge cargo jets fly over Bay Area neighborhoods daily, and the pilots flying them say lack of rest is creating a big danger below.

11/16/2014

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Do We Finally Know Where Amelia Earhart’s Plane Crashed?

Researchers say they have positively identified a fragment of Amelia Earhart’s lost aircraft for the first time since her plane disappeared over the Pacific Ocean on July 2, 1937.

10/30/2014

Texas Health Presbyterian.

CDC Cleared Texas Nurse Now Diagnosed With Ebola To Fly On Commercial Flight

The CDC knew that the Texas nurse now diagnosed with Ebola had a slight fever before clearing her to fly on a commercial flight.

10/15/2014

Workers in biocontainment suits enter U.S. Airways Flight (Still image from Youtube video by Patrick Narvaez)

Ebola Scare Triggers Full Bio-Containment Suit Response On U.S. Airways Flight

Fears over the deadly Ebola virus are leading to stricter precautions at Bay Area hospitals, at airports across the nation, and overseas, but this flight from Philadelphia to Punta Cana is one of the most frightening examples of precautions, as a full crew in bio-containment suits boarded the plane.

10/09/2014

Hawaiian Airlines jet. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Hawaiian Airlines Adds New Nonstop Flights To Maui From San Francisco

Hawaiian Airlines is announcing new nonstop flights between San Francisco and Kahului, Maui.

08/14/2014

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

Man Tells Teen Girl ‘Don’t Tell Your Mom’ During Alleged Groping On SFO-Bound Flight

A man on a flight from North Carolina to San Francisco allegedly groped an underage girl sitting next to him.

08/12/2014

Air Algerie Flight AH5017

Algeria Plane Vanishes From Radar Over Northern Mali

An Algerian official says that the plane had crashed, but he said it remained unclear where it came down or why.

07/24/2014

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American Killed In Malaysian Air Attack May Have Bay Area Ties

President Obama confirmed Friday morning that one American passport-holder was killed on Malaysia Air flight 17 Thursday, it now appears the man may have Bay Area ties.

07/18/2014

Twitter user NSK_CPT tweeted this picture of damage left when a passenger hit his head during the South African Airways flight. (Source: Twitter user NSK_CPT)

20 Passengers Hurt By Severe Turbulence On South African Airways Flight

Passengers survived severe turbulence on a South African Airways flight from Johannesburg to Hong Kong.

07/16/2014

Earhart Flight

Modern-Day Amelia Earhart Lands In Bay Area, Completes Namesake’s Around-The-World Journey

More than 77 years after Amelia Earhart attempted to fly around the world, a woman named after the aviation legend completed her own round-the-world flight by landing at Oakland International Airport Friday afternoon.

07/11/2014

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