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United Airlines

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 5–06/17/2011


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

United Airlines New Orleans

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 5–04/04/2011

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 5–02/15/2011

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

Los Angeles Flight Hit By Turbulence

DENVER (AP) — A United Airlines jetliner was diverted to Denver on Tuesday after experiencing “significant turbulence,” injuring about 30 people onboard, one seriously, a fire official said.