Coronavirus Update: Major Changes Coming To Airline Industry For Travelers And Flight AttendantsJetBlue has become the first major US airline to require passengers to wear face coverings. Most airlines, including United, Delta and American require flight attendants wear masks. Other airlines have changed seating plans and food service.
Coronavirus Update: Feds Award San Francisco International $254.7 Million In COVID-19 Relief FundsFederal transportation officials announced Tuesday they were sending more than $380 million in COVID-19 relief money to 13 large and small airports located throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.
Coronavirus Update: Virus Travel Restrictions Turn San Francisco International Into Holiday Ghost TownNormally on a holiday weekend, San Francisco International would be overflowing with passengers, there would be lengthy delays at security checkpoints and there would be a bee hive of worker activity on the tarmac and loading gates.
Coronavirus Fears Don’t Deter Travelers From Booking Cheap FlightsWhile airlines were struggling financially with empty seats as the coronavirus outbreak continues to grow in Northern California, they were still trying to lure potential passengers like Yago Ferreira with fare deals that were hard to resist.
Alaska Airlines Agent At SFO Tests Positive For COVID-19 An Alaska Airlines customer service agent at San Francisco International Airport has tested positive for COVID-19.
Air Canada Flight Forced To Make Emergency Landing At San Francisco InternationalAn Air Canada flight returned to San Francisco International Airport Sunday shortly after take-off, making an emergency landing and quickly evacuating the 71 passengers aboard using the plane's emergency slides, officials said.
Health Officials To Screen SFO Passengers From China For Deadly New CoronavirusFederal health officials will begin screening ill passengers on flights coming into San Francisco International Airport from China for any signs of a deadly new virus that has already claimed two lives in Wuhan and spread to Thailand and Japan.
United Airlines Eugene Flight Makes Emergency Landing At San Francisco International An United Airlines flight to Eugene, Ore., was forced to returned to San Francisco International Airport Saturday and make an emergency landing after encountering a landing gear issue, authorities said.
Companies Cited After Workers Overcome By Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In SFO CrawlspaceTwo employers have been cited by California's Division of Occupational Safety and Health, or Cal/OSHA, after two plumbers were poisoned by carbon monoxide at San Francisco International Airport.
Technical Glitch Disrupts Early Morning Flights At Bay Area Airports, NationwideIf you have a flight out of San Francisco International or one of the other Bay Area airports Monday morning, you may want to check with your airline to see if it is on-time.
Security Incident Causes Chaos At San Francisco InternationalA security incident created chaos at San Francisco International Saturday morning as TSA lines at busy Terminal No. 3 were forced to shut down and United flights were grounded for more than an hour.