SFO Expanding its Services to China

SFO Expanding its Services to China

San Francisco International Airport is expanding its service to China this December with nonstop service via China Southern Airlines to Wuhan, Guangdong Province, according to…

Uber, Lyft Get Permits to Operate at SFO

Uber, Lyft Get Permits to Operate at SFO

UberX and Lyft will be allowed to operate at San Francisco International Airport in the next 30 days, SFO officials announced today. “We are committed…

American Airlines Flight Safely Makes Emergency Landing in SFO

American Airlines Flight Safely Makes Emergency Landing in SFO

An American Airlines flight made an emergency landing at San Francisco International Airport this afternoon because of a cabin pressurization problem, flight officials said. A…

Customs Agents Kill Giant Millipedes Mailed Through SFO

Customs Agents Kill Giant Millipedes Mailed Through SFO

Twenty squirming foot-long millipedes in a falsely labeled package from Germany were seized at San Francisco International Airport last month, a U.S. Customs and Border…

Authorities Seeking Women Allegedly “Screened” by Banking Exec Impersonating Security at SFO

Authorities Seeking Women Allegedly “Screened” by Banking Exec Impersonating Security at SFO

More details were released today about a man arrested last week on suspicion of public intoxication after allegedly impersonating a security officer and privately “screening”…

International Banking Exec Arrested At SFO After Allegedly Posing as Security Officer

International Banking Exec Arrested At SFO After Allegedly Posing as Security Officer

A 53-year-old man was arrested at San Francisco International airport Tuesday afternoon on suspicion of public intoxication after he allegedly caused a disturbance by impersonating…

Asiana Flight 124 Crash Result of Mismanagement, NTSB Officials Conclude

Asiana Flight 124 Crash Result of Mismanagement, NTSB Officials Conclude

The crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport last July was a result of mismanagement of the airplane’s descent by the…

Uber And Lyft Could Get Shut Down For Taking You To The Airport

Uber And Lyft Could Get Shut Down For Taking You To The Airport

State regulators are warning “ridesharing” companies such as Uber and Lyft that they could be shut down if drivers continue to operate at airports without…

Asiana Airlines Admits Pilot Errors In Fatal SFO Crash, Also Blames Air Traffic Control And Plane’s Warning System

Asiana Airlines Admits Pilot Errors In Fatal SFO Crash, Also Blames Air Traffic Control And Plane’s Warning System

The pilots of an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed at San Francisco International Airport last July were aware that they were coming into the runway…

Woman Who Keeps Getting Arrested For Trying To Sneak Aboard Hawaii-Bound Plane Busted At SFO Yet Again

Woman Who Keeps Getting Arrested For Trying To Sneak Aboard Hawaii-Bound Plane Busted At SFO Yet Again

A woman arrested three times for trying to sneak aboard a plane bound for Hawaii was again arrested at San Francisco International Airport. According to…

Hour-Long Delays Reported At SFO

San Francisco International Airport is reporting delays of about an hour for some arriving flights. The delays are the result of wind and inclement weather,…

Delays At SFO “similar to those during inclement weather” Expected All Summer

Delays At SFO “similar to those during inclement weather” Expected All Summer

San Francisco International Airport officials are gearing up for the upcoming four-month closure of two runways to work on federally mandated safety upgrades that will…

Woman Who Was Arrested For Trying To Stow Away To Hawaii Nabbed At SFO Yet Again

Woman Who Was Arrested For Trying To Stow Away To Hawaii Nabbed At SFO Yet Again

A San Francisco woman placed on probation last month after she was arrested trying to sneak on board flights to Hawaii from San Francisco International…

Power Restored To SFO BART Station

5:05 PM: Power has been restored at the San Francisco International Airport BART station this afternoon and BART is recovering from major delays in and…

SF Woman Gets Probation For Repeatedly Trying To Stow Away To Hawaii

SF Woman Gets Probation For Repeatedly Trying To Stow Away To Hawaii

A 62-year-old San Francisco woman was placed on probation Thursday after she was arrested trying to sneak through San Francisco International Airport security to get…

Rainy Weather Causes Cancellation Of Over 100 Flights At SFO

1:03 PM: Rainy weather caused more than 100 flight cancellations at San Francisco International Airport this morning, as well as flight delays of more than…

Rain Delays And Thwarts SFO Flights

Rain Delays And Thwarts SFO Flights

Dozens of flights at San Francisco International Airport have been canceled or face delays of at least an hour this morning due to rainy weather,…

Suspected SF Car Thief Busted As He Tried To Rent BMW

Suspected SF Car Thief Busted As He Tried To Rent BMW

A suspected car thief was arrested on Sunday while trying to rent a BMW at San Francisco International Airport, according to the San Mateo County…

Turbulence Strikes Flight That Departed SFO, Several Injured

Turbulence Strikes Flight That Departed SFO, Several Injured

Several crewmembers and passengers on a flight headed for Hong Kong from San Francisco International Airport were injured when the plane hit severe turbulence Tuesday…

45 Million Passengers In 2013: SFO Has Biggest Year Yet

45 Million Passengers In 2013: SFO Has Biggest Year Yet

A record-setting 45 million passengers passed through San Francisco International Airport in 2013, more than any other year in the airport’s history. It was the…

Equipment Problems Delay BART At SFO

BART trains at the San Francisco International Airport station are delayed this morning due to an equipment problem, officials said. Trains heading to the Pittsburg/Bay…

Bad Weather Means Lengthy Delays, Almost 100 Flights Canceled At SFO

Bad weather has caused nearly 100 flights to be canceled at San Francisco International Airport today, a duty manager said. As of 2 p.m. Sunday,…

Rainy Weather Causing Delays At SFO

3:23 PM: More than 50 flights have been cancelled and dozens more are delayed at San Francisco International Airport today as heavy rain continues to…

Man Busted With 14 Pounds Of Pot At SFO

Man Busted With 14 Pounds Of Pot At SFO

A Florida man was arrested for allegedly carrying 14 pounds of marijuana at the San Francisco International Airport last week, according to the San Mateo…

SFO’s Terminal 2 Briefly Evacuated For False Fire Alarm

Terminal 2 at San Francisco International Airport was briefly evacuated this afternoon when a fire alarm was inadvertently set off, an airport spokesman said. The…

Winter Weather Causes 60 Cancellations At SFO Tuesday

Winter Weather Causes 60 Cancellations At SFO Tuesday

Winter weather that has hit the East Coast and parts of the Midwest has caused 60 flight cancellations at San Francisco International Airport today, an…

Police Detonate Outdated Ammo At SFO

San Francisco police conducted a controlled explosion at a Police Department firing range at San Francisco International Airport this afternoon, an SFO duty manager said….

Rotten Weather Continues To Snarl Travel To And From SFO

Freezing temperatures and snow in Chicago and on the East Coast have caused the cancellation of dozens of flights in and out of Bay Area…

Winter Storm Causes Delays, Cancellations At SFO

A severe winter storm impacting the East Coast and Midwest this weekend has caused a number of flight cancellations and delays at San Francisco International…

Stormy Weather Thwarts Bay Area Air Travel

Stormy Weather Thwarts Bay Area Air Travel

Stormy snowy weather on the East Coast and in the Midwest is continuing to affect travelers heading to and from the Bay Area today. There…

Winter Storms Cause Delays, Cancellations At SFO

Winter storms in the Northeast and Midwest are delaying passengers flying into and out of Bay Area airports today. There are 18 departing flights and…

Holiday Travel In Full Swing At Bay Area Airports

Holiday Travel In Full Swing At Bay Area Airports

With Christmas just a couple of days away, holiday travel is in full swing at Bay Area airports. At San Francisco International Airport, duty manager…

Asiana Pilots Point Fingers At Each Other Over Decision Not To Abort Fatal Landing

Asiana Pilots Point Fingers At Each Other Over Decision Not To Abort Fatal Landing

Two pilots who were at the controls of an Asiana Airlines flight that crashed at San Francisco International Airport in July each thought the other…

Postponed NTSB Hearings On Crash Of Asiana Flight 214 Compressed Into Single Day

Postponed NTSB Hearings On Crash Of Asiana Flight 214 Compressed Into Single Day

A postponed National Transportation Safety Board hearing on a fatal airline crash at San Francisco International Airport scheduled for today in Washington, D.C., was rescheduled…

Bad East Coast Weather Causes Bay Area Flight Cancellations

Bad East Coast Weather Causes Bay Area Flight Cancellations

8:55 AM: Problems with a machine used to de-ice airplane wings is causing flight delays at San Jose Mineta International Airport this morning, and winter…

Snowstorm Delays NTSB Hearing On Crash Of Asiana Flight 214

Snowstorm Delays NTSB Hearing On Crash Of Asiana Flight 214

A hearing before the National Transportation Safety Board on the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight at San Francisco International Airport last July that was…

Winter Storms Cause Cancellations At Bay Area Airports

Winter Storms Cause Cancellations At Bay Area Airports

Winter storms in the Northeast and Texas are affecting flights in and out of Bay Area airports today. At San Francisco International Airport, 10 arriving…

Elderly Bay Area Man Reunites With Family After 42-Day Detainment In North Korea

Elderly Bay Area Man Reunites With Family After 42-Day Detainment In North Korea

An elderly Palo Alto man who was detained in North Korea for more than a month has reunited with his family in the Bay Area…

Texas Ice Storm Causes Cancellations At SFO

Some Bay Area airports have canceled flights today because of a big ice storm in Texas. At San Francisco International Airport, 12 flights in and…

Here’s How Cold It Is: They’re De-icing Planes At SFO

Several planes were “de-iced” this morning at San Francisco International Airport—a rare occurrence at the airport as temperatures dipped into the freezing range, an airport…