Oakland Airport

Artist rendition of the BART Oakland Airport Connector. (BART)

Construction Begins On BART Oakland Airport Connector

Construction is underway on the Bay Area Rapid Transit’s extension to Oakland International Airport though criticism of the project’s $500 million price tag and potential to create jobs continues.

01/03/2012

The bomb squad investigates a suspicious package at Oakland Airport. (CBS)

Suspicious Package At Oakland Airport Deemed Safe

A suspicious item shut down a security checkpoint at Oakland International Airport Friday morning, but bomb squad investigators determined there was no threat, according to airport officials.

CBS San Francisco–08/12/2011

Artist rendering of the Oakland Control Tower (Oakland International airport website)

Oakland Airport Construction Workers Could Return Soon To Job Site

With the end of the partial shutdown of the Federal Aviation Administration last week, work is expected to resume on hundreds of airport construction projects across the country, including a new control tower at Oakland International Airport.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/07/2011

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Private Jet Makes Emergency Landing At Oakland Airport

A private jet made an emergency landing at Oakland International Airport this morning, an airport spokeswoman said.

CBS San Francisco–02/24/2011

Image from body scanner at Manchester Airport, Manchester, England (AP)

Oakland Airport Brings In Extra Inspectors For Thanksgiving Travel

Oakland Airport is the last of the Bay Area hubs to install full body scanners.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/23/2010

Mexican artifact seized at Oakland International Airport earlier this year. Experts say the figurine was made during the Pre-Columbian era, meaning it is at least 500 years old.

Stolen Artifact Seized At Oakland Airport Returned To Mexico

A gathering occurred in San Francisco Tuesday to celebrate the repatriation of a pre-Columbian figurine seized from a passenger at Oakland International Airport earlier this year.

CBS San Francisco–11/23/2010

Oakland Airport Station rendering (www.bart.gov)

BART Finally Breaks Ground On Oakland Airport Connector

After nearly twenty years of planning, BART finally broke ground Wednesday on its Oakland Airport Connector project.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/20/2010

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