Oakland International Airport

Drone in Flight

FAA: Growing Number Of Close Calls Between Drones, Planes Above Bay Area

A new report from the Federal Aviation Administration details just how often drones cause problems for airplanes above the Bay Area.

08/21/2015

Uber Ridesharing App

Pilot Program Allows Uber To Serve Passengers At Oakland International Airport

Transportation network company Uber has made an agreement with the airport authorizing the company’s UberX service to legally pick up and drop off passengers.

08/15/2015

Stephen Curry hoists the NBA Finals trophy as he emerges from the plane carrying the Golden State Warriors on its arrival at Oakland International Airport, June 17, 2015. (CBS)

Exhausted Warriors Return To Oakland As NBA Champions

Stephen Curry came off the plane, lifted the Larry O’Brien Trophy as he walked down the mobile staircase and let the gold award shine in the California sun.

06/17/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oakland Airport Baggage Handlers Among 14 Charged In Marijuana Smuggling Conspiracy

Federal agents have busted an alleged marijuana smuggling ring involving baggage handlers working at Oakland International Airport, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

05/18/2015

Hawaiian Airlines jet. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Odor Prompts Emergency Landing Of Hawaiian Airlines Flight To Oakland

Hawaiian Airlines passengers on a flight to the Bay Area had to exit a plane using emergency slides after fumes forced the flight to turn around soon after takeoff.

05/01/2015

Dagger confiscated at Oakland International Airport by TSA agents. (TSA)

Passenger At Oakland Airport Attempts To Pass Dagger Disguised As Eiffel Tower Through Security

Transportation Security Adminstration agents at Oakland International Airport stopped a passenger who attempted to pass a dagger hidden in an Eiffel Tower replica through a checkpoint.

01/28/2015

Boeing 777 Crashes At San Francisco Airport

At Least 59 Flights Canceled At Bay Area Airports Ahead Of East Coast Blizzard

Thirty-eight departures and 21 arrivals have been cancelled so far Monday at San Francisco International Airport, an airport official said.

01/26/2015

Oakland Airport Remodel

Oakland International Offering Travelers Bound For Texas, Hawaii Or Europe Free Parking

Oakland International Airport is offering 3 days of free parking for travelers flying to Texas and 5 days for those flying to Hawaii and Europe.

01/13/2015

(CBS SF)

Hundreds Of SFO Flights Cancelled As Bay Area Storm Intensifies

The weather is creating havoc at San Francisco International airport Thursday morning with over 100 cancellations already reported.

12/11/2014

BART To OAK connector at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

BART To Oakland International Airport Has Good Start, Needs More Riders To Break Even

Bay Area Rapid Transit’s extension into Oakland International Airport opened over the holiday weekend with a promising start. But to make the costly project profitable, many more need to come aboard.

12/01/2014

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