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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

Amelia Earhart stands June 14, 1928 in front of her bi-plane called 'Friendship' in Newfoundland. Carlene Mendieta, who is trying to recreate Earhart's 1928 record as the first woman to fly across the US and back again, left Rye, NY on September 5, 2001. Earhart (1898 - 1937) disappeared without trace over the Pacific Ocean in her attempt to fly around the world in 1937. (Getty Images)

Modern Day Amelia Earhart To Trace Namesake’s Planned Flight Path

A woman who carries the same name as the most famous female aviator is paying tribute to the original Amelia Earhart by circling the globe after departing from Oakland Thursday.

06/26/2014

Yahye Abdi in an interview with KPIX 5. Abdi stowed away on the wheel well of Hawaiian Airlines jet from San Jose to Maui on April 20, 2014 and survived the flight despite freezing temperatures and low oxygen. (CBS)

South Bay Teen Stowaway Planned To Sneak Onto Other Flights To See Mother

A teenage stowaway who hitched a ride from San Jose to Hawaii in the wheel well of a jet says he knew exactly what he was doing when he hopped a fence at the airport.

06/18/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Severe Weather In Denver Causing Flight Delays For SFO, SJ Mineta Airports

Both San Jose Mineta and San Francisco International airports were reporting significant delays on flights to and from Denver Wednesday afternoon because of stormy weather there.

05/21/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Reports Of Smoke At Chicago Airport Causes Delays For SFO Flights

Reports of smoke at a Federal Aviation Administration facility in Chicago was causing flight disruptions to travelers between San Francisco International Airport and that city’s two airports Tuesday, an SFO spokesman said.

05/13/2014

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