kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Mineta San Jose International Airport

Ben Sanders, a KPIX 5 viewer, took this photo of a Southwest Airlines ticket counter at Oakland International Airport during a computer glitch on June 21, 2013. (CBS)

Southwest Flights Resume From Bay Area After Computer Glitch

Southwest Airlines grounded its entire fleet of airplanes preparing for late-night departures, including flights from the Bay Area’s three major airports, due to a system-wide computer problem Friday night.


Mineta San Jose International Airport

City Planning Promotional Boost For Tokyo Flights Out Of San Jose

San Jose has a lot riding on the success of ANA’s five-day-a-week service to Tokyo, which is the reason the city wants to pump more money into the route’s promotional campaign.


Boeing 787 Dreamliner (credit: James Morgan/Boeing Australia via Getty Images)

Tokyo Dreamliner Flights Return To Mineta San Jose Airport

All Nippon Airways Dreamliner flights to Tokyo return to San Jose’s airport this Saturday after the FAA grounded the fleet of 787s in January for their faulty batteries.


A van powered by compressed natural gas(CNG) on display January 27, 2011 at the 2011 Washington Auto Show at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

San Jose Planning Natural Gas Station Partially Funded By State Grant

Santa Clara County is planning to build a new natural gas refueling station in San Jose that will be open to the public.


Virgin America

Virgin America Launches Service Out Of San Jose

The first passengers on the L.A. to San Jose flight were greeted at Mineta San Jose International Airport on Wednesday by Sir Richard Branson, founder of Virgin America – which is based in Burlingame.


San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Bay Area Airports Report Few Delays Amid FAA Furlough

Regional air traffic moved smoothly with minimal delays at the three Bay Area international airports Wednesday, despite the Federal Aviation Administration’s imposed furlough on the nation’s air traffic controllers.


Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

San Jose Airport Expected To Clear Way For $10M Taxiway Extension

A $10 million taxiway extension at Mineta San Jose International Airport is about to be cleared for takeoff if the San Jose City Council approves the improvements as expected.


Homeless encampment near Mineta San Jose International Airport. (CBS)

Homeless Warned To Leave Encampment Near San Jose Airport

San Jose housing officials Tuesday are notifying about 100 homeless people living in tents on undeveloped parkland downtown that they must leave before an area clean up begins on Friday, a city official said.


An airplane is pictured on the tarmac of the Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam under heavy fog on November 21, 2011. Thick fog hit flights from Amsterdam with many departures cancelled at the Schipol airport. AFP PHOTO/ANP KOEN VAN WEEL netherlands out - belgium out (Photo credit should read Koen van Weel/AFP/Getty Images)

Heavy Fog Grounds Flights At Bay Area Airports

Low-lying fog has affected numerous incoming and outgoing flights throughout the Bay Area Friday morning.


Mineta San Jose Int'l Airport

San Jose To Clear Tent City Near Mineta San Jose International Airport

San Jose plans to remove a huge homeless encampment has mushroomed in a grassy field near downtown San Jose right under the airport flight path, city officials said Wednesday.