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

Bay Area Couple Claims United Lost 10-Year-Old After SFO Flight

In a scathing letter to management at United Airlines, a Bay Area couple claims that the airline lost their daughter when she traveled as an unaccompanied minor from San Francisco to Chicago.

08/14/2012

A lost northern fur seal (NOAA)

Wayward Seal Flown To Bay Area From Hawaii

Northern fur seals normally live in waters around Russia, Alaska and California. Officials said it’s the first time a wild fur seal has shown up in Hawaii.

08/02/2012

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

Southwest Flight Returns To Oakland Airport After Strange Odor On Board

A Southwest Airlines flight returned to Oakland International Airport about 15 minutes after taking off Tuesday morning after a flight attendant reported a strange odor on board, an airport spokeswoman said.

06/12/2012

John E. Brennen stripped naked in the Portland International Airport
(Credit: Scott-Ryan Abbe, KOIN Local 6/Scott-Ryan Abbe)

San Jose-Bound Traveler Strips Naked To Protest TSA Screening

Police say a 49-year-old man attempting to board a flight to San Jose stripped naked at the Portland International Airport Tuesday as a protest against airport security screeners.

04/18/2012

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Plane Returns To SFO After Getting Hit By Lightning

A day of heavy rain and lightning resulted in 60 flight cancellations in and out of San Francisco International Airport on Thursday, including one flight bound for London that was struck by lightning, an airport duty manager said.

04/13/2012

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

United Airlines Ending Service From Oakland Airport

United Airlines will end 75 years of service at Oakland International Airport in June, airport and airline officials said Monday.

04/09/2012

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Oakland To Hawaii Flight Forced To Land At SFO With Engine Trouble

A Hawaiian Airlines flight from Oakland has landed in Honolulu after engine trouble diverted the plane to San Francisco.

03/19/2012

Travelers At SFO

ConsumerWatch: New Protections Rolled Out For Air Travelers

This week, new rules issued by the Department of Transportation will go into effect that will further protect passenger rights.

01/24/2012

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Rain Causes Flight Delays At San Francisco International

Rainy weather in the Bay Area is causing some delays on arriving flights at San Francisco International Airport Sunday morning.

11/20/2011

Aida Alamillo gave birth to son Kevin Raymar Francis Domingo on a Philippine Airlines flight from Manila to San Francisco on September 19, 2011. (CBS)

Woman Gives Birth On Philippines-To-SFO Flight

A woman flying into San Francisco from the Philippines Monday night arrived with more than she left with when she gave birth on board, San Francisco International Airport officials confirmed Tuesday morning.

09/20/2011

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