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.
Coronavirus Update: United Airlines Warns Of Deep Layoffs, Asks Staff To Take 20 Unpaid Days OffUnited, which has a hub at San Francisco International Airport, has warned some of its staff that the airline will sharply reduce hours and staffing in the months to come.
Coronavirus Update: SFO Looks Like Ghost Town, Sees 97 Percent Drop In TravelersSan Francisco International Airport looks like ghost town these days as travelers stay home due to the coronavirus stay at home orders.
K-9 Police Officer At San Francisco International Airport Arrested On Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence ChargesA police officer and K-9 handler assigned to San Francisco International Airport was arrested for alleged sexual assault and domestic violence, according to authorities.
Sierra Aviation Company Flies Coronavirus Supplies To Bay Area Health Workers, 1st RespondersAcross California, the aviation charter business has slowed way down. Truckee-based Mountain Lion Aviation, instead of letting their aircraft sit idle, are volunteering to help move much needed supplies to those fighting coronavirus.
United Airlines Poised To Slash Payroll Costs Without Quick Bailout Amid Coronavirus CrisisUnited Airlines, which has a hub at San Francisco International Airport, says it could be forced to cut payroll costs by as much as 60%.