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

United Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing At SFO

A United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Seattle was forced to turn around and make an emergency landing shortly after takeoff Friday from San Francisco International Airport.

05/23/2014

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

NTSB: Jet From SFO Nearly Collided With Another Plane At New Jersey Airport

A plane taking off and another plane landing on intersecting runways at Newark Liberty Airport nearly collided last month, according to a preliminary federal report.

05/19/2014

SFO Runway

Flight From SFO Delayed After Snake Slithers Onto Runway

A flight from San Francisco International Airport to New York City was delayed Friday morning, after a pilot refused to run over a small snake that slithered onto the runway.

05/16/2014

SFO RUnway Construction

Half Of SFO’s Runways Close For Months-Long Rebuilding Project

Two of the four runways at San Francisco International Airport will be shut down for several months starting on Saturday, as part of a required safety upgrade.

05/16/2014

MERS coronavirus (CDC)

San Francisco International Airport Gets MERS Warning After 2nd Case Of Deadly Virus In U.S.

San Francisco International Airport is one of 22 U.S. airports to receive notice of a potentially deadly respiratory virus from the Middle East after a second case was confirmed in the U.S.

05/14/2014

(L-R) Sean Crudup Raychas Thomas (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Couple Sentenced For Stealing Luggage From SFO Passengers Diverted Over Asiana Plane Crash

A couple who used the confusion during the Asiana Airlines plane crash at San Francisco International Airport last summer as an opportunity to steal luggage from diverted passengers was sentenced to jail Tuesday, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said.

05/13/2014

San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

Reports Of Smoke At Chicago Airport Causes Delays For SFO Flights

Reports of smoke at a Federal Aviation Administration facility in Chicago was causing flight disruptions to travelers between San Francisco International Airport and that city’s two airports Tuesday, an SFO spokesman said.

05/13/2014

A file photo of a United Airlines Boeing 737 (Pacman5/Wikimedia Commons)

Close Call Involving Flight From SFO Investigated At New Jersey Airport

The pilot of a commuter jet departing Newark Liberty International Airport and headed to San Francisco International Airport can be heard telling air traffic controllers that an incoming Boeing 737 passed “real close” to him in an incident now under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board.

04/25/2014

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Flight Bound For SFO Diverted Due To Cracked Windshield

A United Airlines flight from New York to San Francisco had to be diverted Saturday after the pilots discovered it had a broken windshield.

04/19/2014

A picture of the AirTrain at San Francisco International Airport was featured in an issue of "Inspire," a magazine published by Al Qaeda. (CBS)

San Francisco International Airport Photo In al-Qaida Magazine Raises Terrorism Concerns

A picture of San Francisco International Airport has been prominently placed in a propaganda magazine published by Al Qaeda. Meanwhile, the FBI insists there is no specific threat to the Bay Area.

04/10/2014

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