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VTA light rail

Fire Department Says 2 Treated For Heat Exhaustion After VTA Train Breaks Down In San Jose

Two people had to be treated for heat exhaustion after a VTA light rail train broke down in San Jose due to a mechanical issue, officials with the San Jose Fire Department said.

07/01/2015

BART Station San Francisco (Credit, Randy Yagi)

BART Trains Delayed After Smoke Pours From Train In Transbay Tube

BART passengers can expect trains to be delayed by at least 15 minutes on the Daly City line due to an equipment problem that passengers said caused smoke to fill a train traveling through the Transbay Tube toward the East Bay Monday night.

06/09/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Mechanical Problems Force United Emergency Landing At SFO

A United Airlines flight from Vancouver has landed safely in San Francisco International Airport after declaring an emergency due to a mechanical problem.

03/02/2013

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

New Southwest Mechanical Problem Turns Back Oakland Flight

A Southwest Airlines flight that took off from Oakland International Airport Tuesday morning had to turn around and land back in Oakland because of a flap problem, an airport duty manager said.

CBS San Francisco–04/05/2011