Abdilahi Yusuf Abdi
Officials have released surveillance video of the 15-year-old boy who stowed away on a flight from Mineta San Jose International Airport last month, moments after he landed in Hawaii.
Police in San Jose plan to interview a teen who stowed away on a Hawaii-bound flight two weeks ago and survived sub-freezing temperatures in the wheel well of a jetliner.
An official says the 15-year-old boy who survived a 5 1/2-hour flight from California to Hawaii in a jet’s wheel well has left the state.
A relative of a 15-year-old boy who survived a 5½-hour flight in a jet’s wheel well says Hawaii officials won’t allow the boy’s father to see him, a newspaper reported Friday.
Spokeswoman Kayla Rosenfeld of the Hawaii Department of Human Services that Abdilahi Yusuf has arrived in Honolulu. Rosenfeld said the department’s child welfare unit won’t disclose any information on the release of Yahya Abdi because of privacy concerns and confidentiality.
The father of the teenager who climbed into the wheel well of a jet at the San Jose airport and survived a 5 1/2-hour trip flight to Hawaii says he plans to fly to Hawaii soon to bring his son home to California.
A woman claiming to be the mother of the 15-year-old boy who survived a flight from San Jose to Hawaii in a plane’s wheel well said the boy’s father falsely told their children that she died in a rocket attack, according to a report in a British newspaper.
The father of the Bay Area teen who survived a dangerous flight from San Jose to Hawaii as a stowaway in the wheel well of a jetliner went through a range of emotions as Hawaii police explained his son’s ordeal.