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United Airlines

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 | CBS San Francisco–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.


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

United Passengers Stranded At SFO, Nationwide Due To Glitch

A United Airlines computer glitch on Friday night has stranded hundreds of passengers at San Francisco International Airport, and many more at airports nationwide.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/17/2011


Smoke In Cabin Forces Emergency Landing At San Francisco International

A United Airlines passenger jet has made an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport after smoke fumes were reported in the cabin.

CBS San Francisco–06/10/2011

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Electronics Failure Ends New Orleans-To-SFO United Flight Minutes After Takeoff

A United Airlines flight from New Orleans to San Francisco returned to the New Orleans airport within minutes of taking off Monday after rocking back and forth.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–04/04/2011

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

United Airlines Grounds 757s At SFO, Nationwide

United Airlines, which utilizes SFO as a hub, on Tuesday temporarily grounded 96 aircraft, all of them Boeing 757s, while the carrier performs maintenance checks that were not completed.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/15/2011

United Airlines workers picket at LAX

United Airlines Flight Attendants Picket SFO For Higher Wages

More than 200 uniformed United Airlines flight attendants protested in front of Terminal 3 Friday, accusing the company of delaying a new contract.


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

SFO To Reduce Noise For Brisbane Residents

SFO International Airport is looking into noise reduction for some annoyed Brisbane residents


A frame from a YouTube video shows 747-400 flying near the Golden Gate Bridge. (YouTube)

FAA: Fleet Week Jet No Danger To Golden Gate Bridge

The Federal Aviation Administration says a United Airlines jet that appears to buzz the Golden Gate Bridge on videos circulating on the Internet posed no danger to the span.

CBS San Francisco–10/19/2010




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