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Etihad Airways Airbus A320 (Sergey Kustov, Wikimedia Commons)

Angry, Hungry SFO-Bound Passengers Left Inside Plane Stuck On Tarmac For 12+ Hours In Abu Dhabi

Etihad Airways Flight 183 got stuck on the tarmac for over 12 hours after fog forced the temporary closure of Abu Dhabi Airport on Saturday. That, on top of the 16-hour flight to SFO, made for some very unhappy campers. All told, they spent more than 28 hours on the plane.

01/03/2015

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Flight Diverted After Woman Goes Into Labor While Aboard Flight From SFO To Minneapolis

Authorities say a pregnant woman who went into labor aboard a plane was treated at a Salt Lake City hospital after her flight was diverted to Utah.

12/31/2014

Relatives of passengers on AirAsia flight QZ 8501 react to the breaking news of debris and bodies being found on December 30, 2014 in Surabaya, Indonesia. (Photo by Robertus Pudyanto/Getty Images)

Wreckage, Bodies Reveal Fate Of AirAsia Flight 8501 After Vanishing With 162 People On Board

Family members of those aboard AirAsia Flight 8501 collapsed in agony Tuesday as images of debris and a bloated body flashed across Indonesian television screens, proof that the plane crashed into the sea two days earlier with 162 people on board.

12/30/2014

(CBS SF)

Hawaii-Bound Plane From Sacramento Diverted To Oakland For Mechanical Issue

A flight traveling to Hawaii from Sacramento has been diverted to Oakland International Airport Wednesday morning,

12/24/2014

(West Jet)

WATCH: Airline Pulls Off Amazing Holiday Stunt For Passengers

A video of an airline company who made holiday traveling a magical experience for 250 lucky passengers is making the rounds on the internet again.

12/24/2014

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

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