The family of the 15 year old who breached security at Mineta San Jose International Airport and stowed away in the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines jet says he’s run away before, and was not trying to get to Africa, or see his birth mother, despite international reports.
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.
Plan your next flight with this year’s Air Quality Ratings to find the United States’ best airlines.
Hawaiian Executive Vice-President and Chief Commercial Officer Peter Ingram said there’s been tremendous demand for Maui service from customers in Oakland and San Jose.
A Hawaiian Airlines flight from Oakland has landed in Honolulu after engine trouble diverted the plane to San Francisco.