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Debris of a plane crash in Livemore. (CBS SF)

Pilot Killed In Small Plane Crash Near Castro Valley

The pilot of a small plane was killed when it crashed in the hills near Castro Valley, according to authorities.

05/22/2015

Light Plane

Search Ends For Plane Reported Crashed Near Mill Valley

Marin County sheriff’s officials said they have stopped searching for a possible plane crash Tuesday afternoon near Strawberry Point in the Mill Valley area.

05/19/2015

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

FBI Says Computer Expert Claimed To Hack Into Planes, Commandeer Jet Engine

A computer expert who allegedly hacked into the in-flight systems of airplanes to expose security flaws could face prosecution. The FBI claims he also hacked into a jet and commandeered a flight.

05/18/2015

Missing Palo Alto pilot William McAdams allegedly stole a plane and disappeared. (CBS)

Palo Alto Flight Instructor Allegedly Steals Plane, Disappears Into Night Over Pacific Ocean

It’s been 10 days since a flight instructor from Palo Alto vanished while flying over the Pacific Ocean.

05/18/2015

A United Airlines plane comes in for a landing. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Flight From SFO Lands Safely In North Carolina After Engine Problem, Emergency Landing

A United Airlines flight that departed from San Francisco International Airport on Sunday landed safely in Greensboro, North Carolina, after the pilot reported an engine problem and declared an emergency, according to a Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman.

05/11/2015

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

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

Widow Says Southwest Airlines Left Husband To Die In Plane Bathroom During Flight From Oakland

The widow of a high-profile financial analyst is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines, claiming a flight crew left her husband in an airplane bathroom when he desperately needed help, even treating him like an out-of-control passenger.

04/20/2015

An Asiana Airlines plane flies above Incheon International Airport in Incheon, west of Seoul on June 18, 2011. (PARK JI-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Asiana Plane Skids Off Runway In Japan Injuring 20

An Asiana Airlines plane skidded off a runway Tuesday after landing in western Japan, and about 20 people were injured slightly, officials said.

04/14/2015

An American Airlines Boeing 757. (American Airlines)

U.S. Airways Name To Disappear In FAA-Approved Merger With American Airlines

The Federal Aviation Administration authorized American Airlines and U.S. Airways to operate as a single carrier on Wednesday.

04/08/2015

(Ron Cervi/KCBS)

KCBS Traffic Pilot Hit By Laser Above San Ramon Makes Unplanned Landing

A KCBS traffic plane made an unexpected landing after a pilot was hit in the eye with a laser Thursday morning.

04/02/2015

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