October 22, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A United Airlines flight has arrived safely back at Los Angeles International Airport after smoke was reported in the cockpit and cabin during a flight to Hawaii.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says United Flight 1296 landed without incident at 11:38 a.m. Saturday.
Gregor says the Boeing 757 was headed to Kona International Airport with about 150 people on board when the smoke was reported.
The Los Angeles Fire Department moved engines and ambulances to the airport as a precaution.
Copyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.