Canadian Singer Says Fussy Child Got Her Kicked Off United Flight From San Francisco To VancouverA Canadian singer says United Airlines kicked her off a flight from San Francisco to Vancouver because her young son was throwing a fit while the plane was taxiing before takeoff.
Pilot Killed In Small Plane Crash Near Castro ValleyThe pilot of a small plane was killed when it crashed in the hills near Castro Valley, according to authorities.
Search Ends For Plane Reported Crashed Near Mill ValleyMarin County sheriff’s officials said they have stopped searching for a possible plane crash Tuesday afternoon near Strawberry Point in the Mill Valley area.
FBI Says Computer Expert Claimed To Hack Into Planes, Commandeer Jet EngineA computer expert who allegedly hacked into the in-flight systems of airplanes to expose security flaws could face prosecution. The FBI claims he also hacked into a jet and commandeered a flight.
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.
Odor Prompts Emergency Landing Of Hawaiian Airlines Flight To OaklandHawaiian Airlines passengers on a flight to the Bay Area had to exit a plane using emergency slides after fumes forced the flight to turn around soon after takeoff.
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.
Asiana Plane Skids Off Runway In Japan Injuring 20An Asiana Airlines plane skidded off a runway Tuesday after landing in western Japan, and about 20 people were injured slightly, officials said.
U.S. Airways Name To Disappear In FAA-Approved Merger With American AirlinesThe Federal Aviation Administration authorized American Airlines and U.S. Airways to operate as a single carrier on Wednesday.
KCBS Traffic Pilot Hit By Laser Above San Ramon Makes Unplanned LandingA KCBS traffic plane made an unexpected landing after a pilot was hit in the eye with a laser Thursday morning.
Alone At Controls, Co-Pilot Sought To 'Destroy' Plane With 150 On Board The co-pilot of the doomed Germanwings jet barricaded himself in the cockpit and "intentionally" sent the plane full speed into a mountain in the French Alps, ignoring the pilot's frantic pounding on the door and the screams of terror from passengers, a prosecutor said Thursday.
Harrison Ford: Look Back At The Real Life Close Calls Of Indiana Jones ActorHarrison Ford is as much the daredevil in real life as Han Solo, Indiana Jones or the other larger-than-life characters he’s played on the screen.
Actor Harrison Ford Condition Improves After Crash-Landing On SoCal Golf Course"Star Wars" and "Indian Jones" actor Harrison Ford is hospitalized after crashing onto a Venice golf course Thursday.
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.