Stories

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ARFF at San Jose International Airport

At Mineta San Jose International Airport, we have a specialized team of firefighters trained specifically to handle Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting, often abbreviated as ARFF.

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Grand Opening of Boarding Gates 31-36

On June 13, 2019, we officially opened the doors to our new Interim Facility housing Gates 31-36.

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Zero Emissions Outside, New Bus Smell Inside

Springtime at SJC brought April showers, May flowers, and green buses. San José Mayor Sam Liccardo led the commissioning of our brand-new fleet of 10 battery-electric, zero-emission buses.

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Violin at Gate 17

Passengers find all sorts of ways to kill time while waiting to board flights here at SJC, Silicon Valley's airport. Ben from South San Jose pulled out his violin before heading to Detroit.

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SJC Turns 70

Time has flown by since February 1, 1949 when dedication ceremonies of the San José Municipal Airport were held to welcome the first commercial flight – a Southwest Airways DC-3 with two pilots, se

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Go Somewhere

Adorable kids, cute puppies, heart-warming family reunions, you name it. Every day at SJC brings new stories.