COVID Reopening: Bay Area Airports See Increased Traffic Amid Rising Vaccinations - 'Trending In The Right Direction'As more people receive their COVID-19 vaccines, air travel is picking up at Bay Area airports, fueling hope that the industry may recover from the pandemic sooner than some had expected.
Man Convicted Of Raping Coworker At SFO Hotel Under Construction Sentenced To 18 Years In PrisonA 37-year-old man convicted of rape and other charges involving a woman he worked with on a construction cleanup crew at a hotel being built at San Francisco International Airport in 2019 has been sentenced to 18 years in state prison.
COVID Purple Tier: Hawaiian Couple With COVID Arrested After Flying Home From San FranciscoSAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) -- Police in Hawaii arrested a local couple after they flew home from San Francisco knowing they both had COVID-19.
COVID Thanksgiving Travel: Millions of Californians Drive, Fly Despite Surging Cases, Warnings To Stay HomeAs many as 50 million Americans are estimated to have traveled for Thanksgiving despite increased cases of COVID-19 and repeated warnings from public health officials to stay home.
COVID In San Francisco: San Francisco International Airport Workers Raise Concerns About Safety From VirusWhile officials at San Francisco International Airport are trying to reassure travelers that it is safe to fly during the COVID-19 pandemic, that message is being challenged by some airport workers.
United Airlines Offers Preflight Rapid COVID-19 Testing At SFO As Hawaii Tourism ReopensUnited Airlines has started offering pre-travel coronavirus testing at San Francisco International Airport.
United Airlines To Launch COVID-19 Preflight Testing Program At SFOUnited Airlines will be the first U.S. airline to roll out a COVID-19 testing program for passengers.
'Welcome To Mars'; SFO Passengers Describe Eye-Popping Aerial Images Of Smoky SkiesAirport operations in the Bay Area were not affected by the smoke layer that blanketed skies Wednesday. But for those flying into the Bay Area, it was an incredible way to experience this remarkable day.
Virgin Atlantic Files For U.S. Bankruptcy ProtectionVirgin Atlantic, the airline founded by British businessman Richard Branson, filed Tuesday for relief from creditors as the virus pandemic hammers the airline industry.
Alaska Airlines Warns Hundreds Of Bay Area Employees Of Possible LayoffsAlaska Airlines is warning it may have to lay off thousands of employees, including hundreds in the Bay Area, as air travel has plummeted during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
BART Station At SFO Briefly Closed Due To Police ActivityBART service to San Francisco International Airport was halted during the Wednesday morning commute due to police activity at the airport station.
United Warns 36,000 Employees Of Potential Furloughs This Fall Due To COVID-19 SlumpUnited Airlines, which has a major hub at San Francisco International Airport, is warning nearly half of its frontline workforce that they could be furloughed this fall.
NTSB: Inspection Mistakes Caused Engine Failure On 2018 SFO-Hawaii FlightInvestigators say inspections of a fan blade that broke off during a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Hawaii in 2018, triggering an engine failure and emergency landing, had failed to spot signs that the blade was weak.
Airlines May Reopen International Routes But Many Travelers Not Ready To Go AbroadFor the first time since the start of the pandemic, bookings are outpacing cancellations and some airlines are beginning to move back into the international realm.
BART No Longer Issuing Paper Tickets At SFO As Of June 1The sale of paper BART tickets will be discontinued at the system's San Francisco International Airport station as of June 1, the transit agency announced.