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.
San Jose Airport, Food Bank Provide Aid To Furloughed Federal WorkersMineta San Jose International Airport and Second Harvest Food Bank on Wednesday set up donations of food and supplies to support federal workers impacted by the government shutdown.
San Jose Approves Payments To Airport Workers During Government ShutdownThe city of San Jose was moving ahead Wednesday with plans to help struggling federal airport workers pay their bills during the government shutdown.
Air Traffic Controllers Warn of Shutdown-Caused Disruptions, DelaysAir traffic controllers warned travelers Thursday that there will be flight delays that could worsen if the government shutdown continues.
Mineta San Jose Airport To Test New Perimeter Security TechnologiesMineta San Jose International Airport is one of two airports selected to test new perimeter intrusion detection and deterrence technologies.
San Jose – Hawaii Flight Diverted To Oakland Over Mechanical IssueA flight from Mineta San Jose International Airport to Hawaii has been forced to return to the Bay Area Wednesday over a mechanical issue.
Plane Hit By Lightning Lands At Mineta San Jose International AirportA ClipperJet landed at Mineta San Jose International Airport after being hit by lightning this morning, an airport spokeswoman confirmed.
Official: Evacuation Of San Jose-Bound Jet Smooth Despite Slide MalfunctionA Southern California airport official says one of four emergency slides failed to deploy during a fire on a Southwest Airlines plane but the malfunction did not hinder the evacuation.
Suspicious Package Investigated At Mineta San Jose AirportMineta San Jose International Airport was deemed safe late Tuesday morning after someone reported a suspicious bag, airport officials said.
Southwest Airlines Announces New Nonstop Routes From San JoseSouthwest Airlines announced Monday that it will introduce eight new nonstop routes for passengers traveling from Mineta San Jose International Airport starting in March 2018.
San Jose Airport Workers Hospitalized Over Carbon Monoxide ExposureTwo maintenance workers at Mineta San Jose International Airport were hospitalized Thursday morning after they were exposed to carbon monoxide.
San Jose Looks At Self-Driving Cars To Bring Passengers To AirportInstead of extending light rail to the airport, San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo said the city is considering a less costly option: installing a lane of traffic for autonomous vehicles only.
San Jose-Hawaii Flight Makes Emergency Landing Shortly After TakeoffA Hawaiian Airlines flight from Mineta San Jose International Airport to Honolulu on Tuesday morning was forced to return to the Bay Area.
Bay Area Airports Report Increased Passenger Traffic In 2016Traffic at all three major Bay Area airports increased significantly last year, airport officials announced this week.
Airline: Non-Toxic De-Icer Triggered San Jose Emergency ResponseAlaska Airlines on Friday said that a non-toxic de-icer caused attendants to fall ill on a flight, triggering a hazardous material response when the plane landed in San Jose Thursday.