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The AirTrain will be taken out of service on June 1, 2016 from 10:30 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. to perform required maintenance tasks on the track. SFO Shuttle will operate buses to and from all Terminals and the Rental Car Center during the outage. In the event of rain, the outage would be postponed to a future date and an advisory will be sent out. The buses will pick-up and drop-off customers on the departure level center islands for T1, T3 and IT. T2 pick-up and drop-off will be curbside. Below is the bus frequency: Between the hours of 10:30 p.m. – 1:00 a.m. and 3:01 a.m. – 5:30 a.m. buses will...
Welcome to Plane Spotting , a new series designed to educate employees about the various types of aircraft in operation at the Airport. Each entry of Plane Spotting will feature a specific aircraft type and will cover a range of basic statistics that will help enhance recognition and general knowledge for that plane. Among the provided information will be specific identifying features, general range information, cities served, and who operates the featured aircraft at SFO. Featured Aircraft for May, 2016: The Airbus A380 The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner...
The SFO Medical Clinic will be closed on Saturday, May 28, 2016 through Monday, May 30, 2016 in observance of Memorial Day. The Clinic will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. For emergencies, please call 911. The nearest medical facility is Peninsula Medical Center at 1501 Trousdale Drive, Burlingame, (650) 696-5446. Please contact the SFO Medical Clinic at (650) 821-5601 if you have any questions.
SFO Custodial employee Yin Peng Yao’s fast and conscientious action on Thursday, April 28, led to the quick return of a traveler’s lost wallet – and helped the traveler return to SF in the process. Yin came across the wallet in the Terminal 3 Boarding Area E restroom and immediately contacted her supervisor. The passenger was then paged, but she had already departed SFO. After an internet search of the passenger’s name, Airport Duty Manager Lily Wang was then able to contact her via email. Because the passenger’s Driver’s License, along with cash and credit cards, were in the wallet, a...
In 2010, the City and County of San Francisco (CCSF) including SFO, joined the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA’s) National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). By participating in this program, SFO adheres to the FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) and develops strategies to protect areas which could be affected by a 100-year flood. Based on a detailed San Francisco Bay Area Coastal Study, this preliminary FIRM designates portions of the City as coastal flood hazard areas, which include the Airport. On November 12, 2015, FEMA issued a preliminary FIRM to inform flood risk in San...
The May 2016 Plant of the Month is Lupinus succulents, more commonly known as Arroyo Lupine. The Arroyo Lupine is a California native that can grow to as much as 3 feet tall by 3 feet wide and has silver foliage with intense blue purple flowers that bloom in late spring to early summer. This lupine needs full sun and good drainage to thrive and, once established, needs little to no water. Vulnerable to snails and slugs, it is deer resistant and is a favorite of native pollinators. It is often seen growing alongside other California native wildflowers such as California poppy. Lupine is a...