Flights

List of flights canceled by Southwest Airlines on February 24, 2014, after the airline failed to inspect hydraulic systems on 128 jets. (CBS)

11 Bay Area Flights Canceled After Southwest Grounds 128 Planes Over Maintenance Issue

Eleven flights have been cancelled out of the Bay Area on Wednesday after Southwest Airlines decided to ground 128 planes when they failed to inspect backup hydraulic systems used to control the rudder if the main system fails.

02/25/2015

A Hainan Airlines Boeing 737 plane is seen at the Changsha airport in Hunan Province,  01 November 2007.(MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

Mineta San Jose Airport Adding Nonstop Flights To Beijing

Mineta San Jose International Airport is adding nonstop service to Beijing on Hainan Airlines to its flight roster.

02/17/2015

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East Coast Winter Storm Prompts 22 Flight Cancellations At SFO

East Coast weather has prompted 22 cancellations at San Francisco International Airport Monday, airport officials said.

02/09/2015

In this handout provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) from the GOES-East satellite, a major winter storm develops over the mid-Atlantic region and is bringing snow to the Northeast of the U.S. pictured at 14:15 UTC on January 26, 2015.  Blizzard Warnings are in effect for the coastal areas from New Jersey to Maine.  (Photo by NOAA/NASA GOES Project via Getty Images)

7,700 Flights Canceled, Millions Rush Home As Paralyzing Snowstorm Bears Down On East Coast

Tens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.

01/26/2015

Overhead signs on the Long Island Expressway warn motorists of storm conditions on January 26, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Massive Blizzard Barrels Into Northeast; Potentially Historic Snowfall Expected

More than 35 million people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearsome storm swirled in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days.

01/26/2015

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How To Survive A Long Flight

Make a few plans ahead of time and pack accordingly to ensure you survive your upcoming long flight.

12/24/2014

Supporters rally on behalf of imprisioned US citizen Alan Gross, calling for US President Barack Obama to help free Gross during a rally in Lafayette Park December 3, 2013, across the street from the White House, in Washington, DC. (PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

President Obama’s Call To Loosen Cuban Travel And Trade Restrictions Gets Mixed Reactions

The president’s call for loosening travel and trade restrictions with Cuba is an historic shift that many young Cubans living in the U.S. never thought they’d see. An Oakland performer hopes his mom will get to see him dance.

12/17/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

92 Flights Cancelled At San Francisco International Airport Due To Storm

Officials at SFO said passengers can also expect possible delays of between 30 and 60 minutes.

12/03/2014

World Series - Kansas City Royals v San Francisco Giants - Game Five

Sleep May Be Secret Ingredient In Giants’ Winning Recipe

Sleep may be the secret to the San Francisco Giants’ winning recipe lately.

10/27/2014

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Fire At FAA Facility In Chicago Cancels, Delays Bay Area Flights

Bay Area flights to and from the Chicago area are canceled and delayed Friday morning because of a fire at a Federal Aviation Administration
center.

09/26/2014

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