United Airlines pilots spent part of their morning on informational picket lines at San Francisco International Airport. Among their complaints were outsourced jobs and slow contract talks that have taken up the last three years.
Terminal 3 at San Francisco International Airport was cleared Friday morning after an unauthorized access to the terminal, an airport spokesman said.
United Airlines will end 75 years of service at Oakland International Airport in June, airport and airline officials said Monday.
The airline will end service on June 4.
A man flying to San Francisco was detained at Philadelphia International Airport Thursday because he was carrying fireworks in his backpack, authorities said.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.