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US Airways pilot Chesley B. Sullenberger III holds up an American flag that was presented to him during a celebration in his honor on Jan. 24, 2009, in Danville. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

‘Sully’ Sullenberger Riding With Blue Angels Over San Francisco For Fleet Week

Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, the Danville pilot known for safely landing a disabled US Airways jet in the Hudson River in 2009, will be riding along with the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels Wednesday.

10/03/2012

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North Bay Pilot Accused Of Drunken Flying Faces New Charge

A pilot accused of buzzing cars by drunkenly flying low over state Highway 37 on Jan. 3 was charged Tuesday in Sonoma County Superior Court with reckless flying in another incident 25 days later.

04/03/2012

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

ConsumerWatch: Makeover On Southwest Planes Concerns Some Passengers

Southwest Airlines has unveiled changes coming to much of their aircraft, concerning some frequent fliers.

01/18/2012

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Sonoma County Pilot Accused Of Flying While Intoxicated

A pilot was arrested in Sonoma County on suspicion of flying while intoxicated Tuesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

01/03/2012

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ConsumerWatch: Outsmarting The Airlines

Labor Day may be the unofficial end of summer, but it’s also the very beginning of the cheapest time of the year to fly.

09/05/2011

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San Anselmo Man Prepares For Deep Sea Submersible Competition

A Bay Area man is close to launching a specially-designed submersible that will dive seven miles under the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/21/2011

Screen shot from a video that shows US Airways passenger Deshon Marman talking to the pilot and a San Francisco Police officer after he was ordered to pull up his sagging pants.  (YouTube/SF Chronicle)

No Charges In Saggy Pants Arrest At SFO

Prosecutors will not file charges against against a man removed from an airplane at San Francisco International Airport last month after he refused to pull up his sagging pants.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/13/2011

JetBlue (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man On Flight From SFO Charged In Disturbance

A man traveling from the Bay Area to South Florida faces a federal charge following a disturbance this week on a JetBlue flight.

CBS San Francisco–01/26/2011

A laser light pointer aimed at an airplane in flight. (AP graphic)

Bay Area Airports Among Tops In Laser Strikes

More than 170 incidents occurred at the Bay Area’s three major airports last year in which the safety of planes was put at risk by people pointing at them with lasers, federal officials said Wednesday.

KPIX 5–01/19/2011

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