News Listings for Oakland International

  • ANALYSIS: Large US airports gain from consolidation

    News | 28 Apr 2014 13:28 | Edward Russell

    ​It was not that long ago when American Airlines flew to Burbank and United Airlines to Oakland, two cities that they had served for decades, and Southwest Airlines ringed cities like Washington DC with flights to secondary airports far from the city centre.
  • Solar panels and wind turbines throw up concerns for aviation

    News | 11 Jan 2011 10:00 | John Croft

    Possible interference with radar signals by wind farms is one of several aviation safety issues that have put the brakes on some US renewable energy projects
  • Airport special: Table toppers

    News | 20 May 2007 23:00 | Mark Pilling

    Preliminary figures from Airports Council International show global passenger traffic held up well in 2006. The best performers not unexpectedly came from China and India, while many US airports stalled as domestic capacity stagnated
  • Kaiser approval

    News | 18 Apr 2005 23:00

    <p>KaiserAir has been authorised to provide line maintenance for Honeywell TFE731-series engines and RE100/200 and 36-series auxiliary power units at its Oakland International, California fixed-based operation.</p>
  • Routes

    News | 23 Jul 2001 23:00

    KLM and China Southern Airlines have signed a co-operation agreement which enables both airlines to expand their services between China and The Netherlands. Qantas will continue to operate Perth-Tokyo services direct, after lobbying by the Western Australian Government not to route flights via Sydney. United Airlines will begin daily non-stop flights from Washington Dulles to Oakland International in October. Air Canada has launched new daily Vancouver-Miami services using an Airbus A319, and Toronto-Jacksonville using a Bombardier CRJ. Delta Air Lines plans to codeshare on British European flights beyond London Gatwick, initially to Guernsey, Jersey and Northern Ireland beginning on 1 September. Vietnam Airlines is to launch thrice-weekly flights to Beijing in September and Kunming in October with Airbus A320s. Asiana is launching services between Seoul and Nanjing. Planet Airways is inaugurating a new daily service between Florida and San Juan in Puerto Rico from October. All Nip
  • Routes

    News | 22 May 2000 23:00

    United Airlines has begun codesharing on Air New Zealand's domestic operations between Auckland and Wellington, Christchurch, Dunedin and Queenstown. All Nippon Airways (ANA) has replaced the Boeing 747-400s on its daily Tokyo-Chicago services with smaller, 233-seat Boeing 777-200ERs. The recently delivered ER version will be the first 777s operated by ANA to the USA. Delta Air Lines is expanding services to Latin America and the Caribbean. Daily flights will be added from Atlanta to Nassau, Bahamas, and Providenciales, Turks and Caicos; Cincinnati to San Juan, Puerto Rico; and New York Kennedy to Aruba and Grand Cayman. Subsidiary Delta Connection will introduce regional jet services to Mexico, with flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey and Puebla, and from Atlanta to Monterrey. Delta has also applied to codeshare on Air Jamaica services from New York Kennedy to Port of Spain, Trinidad, via Barbados, and from Phoenix to Montego Bay, Jamaica. Cargolu