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Some Airline Service Between Central And South Coasts, Bay Area Impacted By Runway Repairs

A project to rebuild a key runway at a Bay Area airport is disrupting some airline service on the Central and South Coast. The project to upgrade the runway at San Francisco International Airport has disrupted United Airlines flights to Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo.

The five daily United flights in each direction from San Francisco to Santa Barbara have been canceled. United’s service between San Francisco and San Luis Obispo have also been impacted. On its website, United says service could be affected through September 26th.

It’s offering waivers to affected passengers, and is helping passenger make alternative travel plans.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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