SFO To Add Rideshare Passenger Pick Up Zone To Ease Curbside TrafficThis summer, SFO will implement a new Ride App Pick Up Garage Zone for passengers using Uber and Lyft in an effort to cut down the curbside chaos at the main thoroughfare.
Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing In OaklandA Southwest Airlines flight heading to Las Vegas was forced to make an emergency landing in Oakland early Monday after smoke was detected in the cockpit.
Aviation Startup Aims to Cut Bay Area Commute Via Flying TaxisBlade is part of a growing number of startups -- including Uber -- competing in the short-range aerial rideshare space.
Transportation Department Investigating How The FAA Certified The Boeing 737 MAX 8After 2 recent and similar crashes, federal officials are requesting an audit to review how Boeing's 737 MAX jets were approved and certified to fly passengers.
Bay Area Aviation Expert Believes Grounding Boeing Jetliner Was PrematureRetired pilot and former airplane accident investigator Dick Deeds believes the Boeing 737 is safe and the decision to ground it was premature.
Southwest Airlines Declares 'Operational Emergency' As Weather, Labor Woes MountThe nation's largest domestic carrier has seen an unusually high number of planes grounded; bad weather and a labor dispute between the airline and the mechanics' union are to blame.
Bay Area Airports See Heavy Holiday Traffic as Getaway BeginsThis holiday travel season is expected to be record-breaking and the Oakland International Airport is expecting a 5 percent increase in travel, compared to this time last year.
Many Jet Airliners Unequipped to Filter Toxic Cabin AirAs the holiday travel season approaches, there is a danger airline passengers should be aware of: cabin air can get contaminated and make you sick.
SFO Close-Call Points Out Need for Faster Reporting of Aviation IncidentsAviation-safety officials say a close call last year at San Francisco International Airport points out the need for faster reporting of dangerous incidents before evidence is lost.
'Suicidal' Mechanic Steals, Crashes Plane from Seattle AirportA "suicidal" airline mechanic stole an empty Alaska Airlines plane and took off from Sea-Tac International Airport in Washington state before crashing near a small island Friday night.
American Airlines Kicks Musician Off Flight For Buying Seat For CelloA Chicago musician traveling with her cello was removed from an American Airlines flight in Miami as she tried to return home.