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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

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US Airways Tweets Pornographic Image; Social Media Gaffe Goes Viral

A major social media gaffe by US Airways involving a pornographic image is turning into a viral nightmare for the company.

04/15/2014

Chesley 'Sully' Sullenberger, a retired airline captain famous for landing a commercial jet on the Hudson River, along with passengers and crew members from the flight, raise glasses of champagne on a New York Waterway ferry in the middle of the Hudson River to celebrate the five year anniversary of 'The Miracle on the Hudson' on January 15, 2014 in New York City. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Danville Pilot Sullenberger Marks 5 Years Since ‘Miracle On The Hudson’

“I’m filled with joy and gratitude about what was able to be accomplished by so many five years ago today and the fact that all 155 passengers and crew are here today because of it,” said Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III of Danville.

01/15/2014

Marijuana.

Man Arrested At Oakland Airport After Pot Found In Bag

A U.S. Airways passenger was arrested at the Oakland International Airport Thursday after security agents found 67 pounds of marijuana in his bag, a Transportation Security Administration spokesman said.

03/08/2013

An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Airline Travel Vouchers Come With Strings Attached

When an airline makes a mistake, they often offer travel vouchers as a form of compensation, but these vouchers may cost customers more than it’s worth to use them.

09/21/2012

Screen shot from a video that shows US Airways passenger Deshon Marman talking to the pilot and a San Francisco Police officer after he was ordered to pull up his sagging pants.  (YouTube/SF Chronicle)

San Francisco NAACP Wants Apology For Saggy Pants Arrest

The civil rights group is accusing the carrier of racial profiling after a 20-year-old Bay Area man was arrested for not pulling up his saggy pants before boarding an airplane.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/18/2011

Screen shot from a video that shows US Airways passenger Deshon Marman talking to the pilot and a San Francisco Police officer after he was ordered to pull up his sagging pants.  (YouTube/SF Chronicle)

No Charges In Saggy Pants Arrest At SFO

Prosecutors will not file charges against against a man removed from an airplane at San Francisco International Airport last month after he refused to pull up his sagging pants.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/13/2011

Deshon Marman was pulled from a US Airways flight from SFO because he refused a flight attendant’s request to pull up his sagging pants. (CBS)

Rally Held For Saggy Pants Man Removed From SFO Flight

At Tuesday afternoon’s rally in support of Deshon Marman, his family, friends and other backers questioned the police version of the events, and called on U.S. Airways to apologize to him.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/12/2011

Screen shot from a video that shows US Airways passenger Deshon Marman talking to the pilot and a San Francisco Police officer after he was ordered to pull up his sagging pants.  (YouTube/SF Chronicle)

NAACP Claims Racism In SFO Arrest Of ‘Saggy Pants’ Football Player

The removal of a black college football player from a U.S. Airways flight and subsequent arrest in connection with his sagging pants was decried as racist Friday by his mother and local NAACP officials.

CBS San Francisco–06/24/2011

A man wore a woman’s bathing suit, thigh high stockings and high heels on a US Airways flight from Fort Lauderdale to Phoenix on June 9, 2011. Six days later, a San Francisco man on another US Airways flight was ejected over wearing saggy pants. (Jill Tarlow)

Scantily Clad Man Flew US Airways Before SFO Saggy Pants Arrest

Days before a San Francisco man was arrested on a US Airways flight over his saggy pants, the same airline allowed a man showing much more skin to fly.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/21/2011

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