Oakland International Airport
Food and retail workers at the Oakland International Airport said Thursday that they plan to strike at some point during the holiday season to protest what they say are unfair labor practices, including low wages.
A shooting at Los Angeles International Airport Friday morning has caused delays and cancellations of some flights to and from Bay Area airports, officials said.
Passengers on a flight from Oakland International Airport to Utah endured nearly 12 hours of delays and had to deal with issues on three separate planes, before they left for their destination on Monday.
A passenger jet from San Jose bound for Honolulu had to make a precautionary landing at Oakland International Airport Wednesday morning following a possible bird strike, officials said.
Oakland International Airport rolled out a TSA Pre-Check program Sunday that will allow some travelers to keep their shoes and jackets on when passing through security.
Around 180 food and retail workers staged a one-day strike at Oakland International Airport Friday, picketing in front of the airport to protest what they say are efforts by their employer to cut pay and benefits.
Saturday’s crash landing of Asiana Flight 214 at SFO was causing delays at airports across California and in particular at Mineta San Jose International.
Southwest Airlines flights were back on schedule Saturday after a computer outage prompted dozens of cancellations around the country on Friday.
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.
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.