Jetliner Bound for SFO Nearly Shot Down on Sept. 11, California Fighter Pilot RecallsHours after the initial attacks of 9/11, two fighter pilots from the California Air National Guard intercepted a Bay Area-bound jetliner. They had orders from NORAD to bring the plane down if they needed to.
UPDATE: 3 People Killed in Napa County Small Plane Crash Friday IdentifiedAuthorities in Napa County on Monday identified the three people who were killed in the small plane crash near Angwin Airport-Parrett Field Friday morning.
3 Killed In Small Plane Crash, Fire Near Angwin Airport In Napa CountyA single engine airplane with three people on board crashed and caught fire in the community of Angwin in Napa County Friday morning, officials said.
Neighbors Express Frustrations Over Homeless Camp Next To Mineta San Jose International AirportAs the City of San Jose mulls over its plan to remove hundreds of people from a homeless encampment adjacent to Mineta San Jose International Airport amid pressure from the FAA, neighboring business owners and workers expressed their frustrations.
FAA Raises Concerns Over Sprawling Homeless Encampment Near San Jose AirportA sprawling homeless encampment in the shadows of Mineta San Jose International Airport has captured the attention of the Federal Aviation Administration officials who have asked city officials to clean it up.
FAA Plan To Shift Air Traffic Patterns Over East Bay Gets Dropped Following OutcryThe Federal Aviation Administration has decided to table a controversial plan that would have shifted the air traffic over the Bay Area. While it's a win for some communities, others would like to see different changes.
Helicopter Hired By PG&E Crashes In Calaveras County Near San Andreas; 3 InjuredAuthorities in Calaveras County have responded to a helicopter crash near San Andreas late Monday morning that left three people with minor injuries at the fiery scene.
3 Dead After Helicopter Hired By PG&E Strikes High-Voltage Line And Crashes Near FairfieldAuthorities are investigating the fatal Tuesday afternoon crash of a helicopter contracted by PG&E near Fairfield after the chopper struck a high-voltage line, killing all three passengers.
Drone Home-Delivery Service Trial Planned For San Mateo, Contra Costa CountiesDive Delivery in San Bruno said it plans to launch a trial service for residents in San Mateo and Contra Costa counties in which a drone could deliver small packages of essential goods like face masks directly to a person's backyard.
FAA, NTSB Begin Investigating Deadly Calabasas Crash Of Kobe Bryant's HelicopterThe FAA and NTSB are beginning the meticulous investigation into what caused the fatal helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others Sunday morning.
Discovery Bay Man Guilty Of Lying To FAA About Mental Disorder On Pilot Certification FormsA Discovery Bay man was found guilty of making false statements to the Federal Aviation Administration on pilot medical certification forms, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office.
Teenager Attempts To Steal Private Plane From Fresno Yosemite AirportA 17-year-old girl was in custody Wednesday after she allegedly attempted to steal a private plane from Fresno Yosemite International Airport, authorities said.
FAA Takes Moves To Keep Reid-Hillview Airport Open In East San JoseThe FAA is stepping in to try and block the possible future closure of a small Santa Clara County airport.
Man Faces Federal Charges For Flying Drone Over 49ers, Raiders GamesA Sacramento County man has been charged with violating national defense airspace by flying a drone that dropped anti-media leaflets over 49ers and Raiders games in 2017.
Bay Area Firm Represents Family In First Suit Against Boeing Over Ethiopian Airlines CrashA Burlingame law firm on Thursday filed a wrongful death lawsuit against aircraft-maker Boeing over last month's Ethiopian Airlines plane crash.