Mike McCarron

Flight Simulator

FAA Wants Foreign Pilots To Use GPS Instruments To Land At SFO

In a response to the deadly Asiana Airlines crash, the Federal Aviation Administration is advising that all foreign airlines use GPS technology when landing at the San Francisco International Airport because of concerns over pilots’ experience with visual approaches.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Laser Strikes 2 Jets Landing At SFO, Feds Investigating

The FBI is looking into laser strikes that affected two flights arriving at San Francisco International Airport Thursday night.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Fodor’s Names SFO One Of World’s Top Seven Airports

The internationally renowned travel company highlighted SFO’s award-winning museum program, its eclectic food and beverage options, the new Yoga Room…


Passengers wait in line at the United Airlines ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Irene Upends SFO International Travel Plans

Dozens of flight cancellations at SFO due to Hurricane Irene are causing headaches, not only for travelers headed towards New York, but for those headed overseas too.



Busy Bay Area Airports Expected During The Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and a busy time at Bay Area airports, with holiday travelers dealing with crowded flights and possible weather delays this week.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

SFO Airport Commission Says Cab Program Isn’t Safe

An incentive program for cab drivers that rewards them for doing short runs at San Francisco International Airport has come under scrutiny.