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.
San Francisco At The Forefront Of Detecting Dangerous DronesA San Francisco company and SFO are at the forefront of new airport security solutions dealing with dangerous drones.
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.
Pilot Killed In Mt. Diablo Plane Crash Was Still An Aviation StudentChris de Bar, the man who died when his plane crashed into Mount Diablo sometime Friday night, was said to have lived life to the extreme.
Fatal Plane Crash Site On Mount Diablo Considered A Crime SceneA pilot died when small plane crashed into Mount Diablo, Friday night. The plane was flying from Hayward to Lincoln, California.
Skydiver In Wingsuit Dies In Fall Into Lodi VineyardFederal Aviation Administration investigators were probing the death of a man killed wearing a wingsuit in a Northern California skydiving crash.
Harrison Ford Won't Face Any Penalties Over Runway IncidentIn a statement the Federal Aviation Administration said Ford will not be fined and the actor will retain his pilot's license without restriction...
FAA Approves Routine Commercial Use Of DronesThe FAA approved routine commercial use of small drones Tuesday. The new rules could go into effect by mid-August.
FAA Rules Out Mandatory Psychological Testing For PilotsThe Federal Aviation Administration has ruled out requiring psychological testing for airline pilots.
Video: FAA Will Enforce 32-Mile Wide No Drone Zone At Super Bowl 50The FAA has created a video to convince folks to leave their drones at home at this Sunday's Super Bowl game at Levis Stadium, in Santa Clara.
Pilots Warned To Keep Drones Out Of East Bay ParksWith many drones expected as Christmas gifts, the East Bay Regional Park District is reminding people that flying them on park property could ground the pilot with a hefty fine.
Walmart Wants To Use Drones For Home Delivery, Pickup Add Walmart to the list of retailers that want to drop off your packages, literally -- using drones.
SFO Dodges #Flypocolypse As Computer Glitch Causes Hundreds Of Flight Delays, Cancellations In NortheastAir traffic was snarled and passengers' tempers frayed on Saturday as many flights to and from airports throughout a large swath of the Northeast were delayed or cancelled.
Tired Air Traffic Controllers Making Skies Less Safe, According To Newly-Released FAA StudyAir traffic controllers’ work schedules often lead to chronic fatigue, making them less alert and endangering the safety of the national air traffic system, according to a study the government kept secret for years.
Glitch Grounds All U.S. United Continental FlightsAll United Continental flights in the U.S. have been grounded due to computer problems.