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Terminal 2 at Oakland International Airport. (CBS)

United Airlines Ending Service From Oakland Airport

United Airlines will end 75 years of service at Oakland International Airport in June, airport and airline officials said Monday.

04/09/2012

Passengers wait at the airport. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

United Airlines Pulling Out Of Oakland

The airline will end service on June 4.

04/08/2012

A traveler undergoes an enhanced pat down by a Transportation Security Administration agent at the Denver International Airport on November 22, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. (John Moore/Getty Images)

Man Flying To SFO Caught With Fireworks In His Carry-On

A man flying to San Francisco was detained at Philadelphia International Airport Thursday because he was carrying fireworks in his backpack, authorities said.

03/29/2012

Passengers wait at the airport. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Shanghai-Bound Passengers From SFO Spend 2 Days In Alaska

United flight 857 was diverted to Anchorage when several lavatories were found to be inoperable three hours after Sunday’s departure. Passengers finally took off for Shanghai on Tuesday.

03/20/2012

Passengers wait in line at the United Airlines ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

United, Continental Merger Causes Confusion, Long Lines At SFO

A computer glitch stemming from United Airlines merger with Continental caused confusion, long lines and missed flights for many travelers at San Francisco International airport on Saturday.

03/03/2012

An evacuated SFO-bound plane sits on the tarmac at Dulles International outside Washington (CBS)

Supreme Court Justice Among SFO-Bound Plane Evacuees

Three people were injured Wednesday when a United Airlines flight bound for San Francisco had to be evacuated on the taxiway at Washington Dulles International Airport because of engine problems, a Dulles airport spokeswoman said.

09/14/2011

San Francisco International Airport

Dozens Of Flights From Bay Area Canceled As Irene Batters East Coast

The effects of Hurricane Irene, the tempest battering the East Coast, were felt in the Bay Area as dozens of flights were canceled because of storm-related airport closures.

CBS San Francisco–08/27/2011

Waves churned up by Hurricane Irene slam into a pier August 26, 2011 in Nags Head, North Carolina. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Hurricane Irene Cancels Some Flights From Bay Area To East Coast

United Airlines and Virgin America have both canceled flights in and out of SFO on Friday and Saturday in response to the expected arrival of Hurricane Irene, airport officials said.

KPIX 5–08/26/2011

A United Airlines 757 in flight after takeoff from San Francisco International Airport. (AP file photo)

Onboard Threat Causes SFO United Flight To Divert To Chicago

A United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Frankfurt, Germany, was diverted to Chicago Sunday after a threat was found in a bathroom.

CBS San Francisco–07/10/2011

Passengers wait in line at the United Airlines ticket counter at San Francisco International Airport. (CBS)

United Airlines Reroutes 100s Of SFO Travelers After Computer Glitch

United Airlines was working Saturday to rebook hundreds of passengers whose flights were cancelled Friday due to a downed computer system, an airport duty manager said.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/18/2011

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