Bird strike forces flight from Oakland airport to return

An airplane from Oakland to Minneapolis was forced to return on Monday after a bird strike, officials said.

Executive Jet Airways Flight 686 was headed to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport when a bird strike was reported by crew, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The twin-jet Cessna Citation Latitude aircraft returned to Oakland International Airport around 12:30 p.m.


United flight from SFO makes emergency landing at LAX after hydraulics failure

A United Airlines flight from San Francisco International Airport en route to Mexico City was diverted to LAX due a "hydraulics issue," according to the FAA.

Oakland airport officials said the incident did not significantly impact airport operations.

The FAA will investigate the incident.