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Oakland 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.

06/21/2013

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.

04/24/2013

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Southwest Employees Picket Over Hiring Of Temporary Workers

Workers at Southwest Airlines held an informational picket outside Oakland International Airport on Thursday after contract negotiations have stalled.

03/28/2013

Marijuana.

Man Arrested At Oakland Airport After Pot Found In Bag

A U.S. Airways passenger was arrested at the Oakland International Airport Thursday after security agents found 67 pounds of marijuana in his bag, a Transportation Security Administration spokesman said.

03/08/2013

Passengers wait in the security check line at San Francisco International Airport Wednesday. (Tim Ryan/CBS)

Wet Weather Causing Dozens Of Cancellations At SFO

On what is anticipated to be one of the busiest travel days of the year-end holiday season, some Bay Area airports are facing delays and cancellations with inclement weather arriving Friday morning.

12/21/2012

Port Of Oakland

Port Of Oakland Names New Attorney

OAKLAND (CBS / AP) — The Port of Oakland has hired a former member of the Oakland City Council to be the port’s new attorney. Port officials announced that Danny Wan will begin work for […]

11/22/2012

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Workers At Oakland Port, Airport Returning After 1-Day Strike

Officials say custodial and maintenance workers at Oakland International Airport and one of the nation’s busiest seaports are set to end their pickets and return to work late Tuesday and early Wednesday.

11/20/2012

Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

Workers At Oakland Airport, Port Of Oakland Staging 1-Day Strike

Members of Service Employees International Union Local 1021 began picketing Monday night at Oakland International Airport to kick off a 24-hour strike meant to also shut down the Port of Oakland on Tuesday

11/19/2012

Mineta San Jose International Airport

Bay Area Airports Rank Best, Worst for On-Time Performance

The federal government has declared the South Bay’s Mineta San Jose International Airport the most on-time airport in California.

08/31/2012

Southwest Jets lined up at an airport terminal (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Oakland International Airport

A Southwest Airlines flight was diverted to Oakland International Airport Tuesday morning after the pilot expressed concern about the plane’s pressurization, an airline spokeswoman said.

08/28/2012

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