Palo Alto Flight Instructor Allegedly Steals Plane, Disappears Into Night Over Pacific OceanIt's been 10 days since a flight instructor from Palo Alto vanished while flying over the Pacific Ocean.
Flight From SFO Lands Safely In North Carolina After Engine Problem, Emergency LandingA United Airlines flight that departed from San Francisco International Airport on Sunday landed safely in Greensboro, North Carolina, after the pilot reported an engine problem and declared an emergency, according to a Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman.
Serial Stowaway From Bay Area Arrested At Chicago's O'Hare AirportSerial stowaway Marilyn Hartman is at it again, getting arrested at Chicago’s O’Hare airport Tuesday.
Passengers Get Scare After Pilots Pull Up, Abort Landing At SFOPassengers on a flight coming into San Francisco got a scare when pilots suddenly pulled up to perform a go-around maneuver.
Widow Says Southwest Airlines Left Husband To Die In Plane Bathroom During Flight From OaklandThe widow of a high-profile financial analyst is filing a wrongful death lawsuit against Southwest Airlines, claiming a flight crew left her husband in an airplane bathroom when he desperately needed help, even treating him like an out-of-control passenger.
Tweet Joking About Airplane's Security Gets Computer Expert Pulled From Flight To San FranciscoA tweet kept a computer expert from flying on his flight to San Francisco Saturday.
'Racist,' Foul-Mouthed Passenger Booted From Southwest Flight From SFOSAN FRANCISCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (CBS SF) -- Being drunk, making jokes about bombs, and wearing offensive clothing, can all get you kicked off a plane, and as evidenced by a Southwest flight from SFO to Los Angeles International Monday night, you can also get kicked for what you say to fellow passengers.
The Face Of A Mass Murderer? German Pilot's Personal Photos Similar To Any Other SF TouristYou wouldn't see it in this photo of uncertain vintage. The 20-something man posing near the Golden Gate Bridge is one of the tens of thousands of German tourists who visit the Bay Area every year. Unremarkable, right?
Hawaiian Airlines Flight Returns To Oakland For 'Maintenance Issue'An Hawaiian Airlines flight destined for Honolulu from Oakland International Airport has been forced to return home Tuesday after an issue with the aircraft.
72 Passengers Aboard Asiana Flight That Crashed At SFO Settle Lawsuits Against AirlineMore than 70 passengers aboard an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed in San Francisco two years ago have reached a settlement in their lawsuits against the airline.
11 Bay Area Flights Canceled After Southwest Grounds 128 Planes Over Maintenance IssueEleven flights have been cancelled out of the Bay Area on Wednesday after Southwest Airlines decided to ground 128 planes when they failed to inspect backup hydraulic systems used to control the rudder if the main system fails.
'Serial Stowaway' Arrested After Sneaking On Plane, Checking Into Florida Resort Under Another Person's NameThe Transportation Security Administration is investigating how a woman with a history of boarding airplanes without a ticket was able to fly, ticket-free, from Minnesota to Florida.
Dog Chased On SFO Tarmac After Escaping Kennel, Found Safe—Headed To AustinA dog that managed to get out of its kennel at San Francisco International Airport led airport crews on a chase around some of the runways for a few minutes Friday morning.
Bomb Threat Grounds Plane From San Francisco At New York's JFK AirportAn all-clear has been given after a suspected bomb threat on a Delta Airlines flight that departed from San Francisco International Airport and landed at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York Monday, a spokesman said.
Windshield Crack Forces Oakland-To-Honolulu Flight To Divert To Mineta San Jose AirportA flight from Oakland to Hawaii was diverted to San Jose for an emergency landing when a crack developed in the windshield Sunday morning.