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

Feds Probe Claim Of Near-Miss Between Passenger Jets; Could Have Been Worst-Ever Air Disaster

The Federal Aviation Administration is checking the story of a writer who claims his flight from Hawaii to Los Angeles was nearly involved in a mid-air collision with another passenger jet last month.

05/15/2014

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

Plane Bound For Hawaii Returns To LAX Due To Smoke In Cockpit

A United Airlines flight has arrived safely back at Los Angeles International Airport after smoke was reported in the cockpit and cabin during a flight to Hawaii.

05/10/2014

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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

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United Airlines’ Carry-On Crackdown: Biggest SFO Airline Wants Smaller Bags

It’s the biggest airline at San Francisco International, but it wants your bags to get smaller, in what may be the start of another baggage restriction trend.

03/04/2014

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Napkins Offered After SF To London Flight Runs Out Of Toilet Paper

A United Airlines flight recently ran out of toilet paper on a flight to Europe, leaving them to substitute cocktail napkins on the hours-long flight, according to the travel website Flyer Talk.

06/21/2013

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

United Airlines Computer Outage Causes Delays At SFO, Nationwide

United Airlines was experiencing computer problems Thursday morning, which is causing flight delays around the country, including at San Francisco International Airport.

11/15/2012

The control tower at Ronald Reagan National Airport as seen from a Metro train stop March 24, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

United Launches New SFO-To-Washington Reagan National

United Airlines was set to launch daily non-stop service Monday between San Francisco International Airport and Reagan Washington-National Airport.

05/14/2012

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

United and Continental May Combine

Shareholders at United and Continental airlines will vote on September 17th on whether to combine their two companies.

08/16/2010