SFO

CDC launches COVID-19 pilot at SFO

The CDC has launched a pilot programme at SFO to enable near-real-time detection of new COVID-19 variants among travellers entering the United States

First direct Vietnam to US flights to launch

Bamboo Airways is to launch the first regularly scheduled nonstop flights between Vietnam and the United States, having signed an MOU with SFO

SFO AirTrain stations awarded LEED gold accreditation

The facilities have been extended as part of an ongoing construction project

SFO to reopen longest runway after four month closure for repairs

San Francisco International Airport is set to reopen its longest runway after a four-month period of repairs

Positives for San Francisco as vaccine tourism takes off

Improvements for San Francisco International Airport as 30,000th vaccine administered

SFO to launch free Covid testing programme

The pilot scheme will become the first in the US to offer free Covid tests

Alaska Airlines to open new lounge at SFO this summer

The carrier is currently expanding its presence within the Bay Area, with more routes set to commence in June from San Francisco

SFO steps up plastic-free policy

The airport has banned the sale of all plastic bottles, pushing the hub closer to its goal of zero waste going to landfill

Air Canada introduces biometric services at SFO

The service streamlines gate experience by automating the identification verification process