Did you know that in the 1960s there was a heliport next to the Ferry Building in San Francisco? From the 1960s to the 1980s, SFO Helicopter Airlines operated local helicopter flights between San Francisco and Oakland. In 1976, the company operated seventy-two flights a day to and from SFO. Did you ever fly on SFO Helicopter Airlines? Image: SFO Helicopter Airlines, downtown San Francisco heliport, 1968. SFO Museum Collection. 2011.032.1723 This image was posted on May 26, 2020.