Kona-bound flight returns to LAX after reports of smoke in cockp - CBS 3 Springfield - WSHM

Kona-bound flight returns to LAX after reports of smoke in cockpit

Posted: Updated:
KAILUA-KONA, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) -

A United Airlines flight bound for Kona was forced to return to LAX due to reports of smoke in the cockpit and cabin Saturday morning. 

According to Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor, United Flight 1296 landed back in LAX without incident at 11:38 a.m. local time, about three hours after it took off. 

We will keep you updated as soon as more information becomes available. 

Copyright 2014 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

 

Powered by WorldNow
WSHM
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2014, WSHM; Springfield, MA. (A Meredith Corporation Station) and WorldNow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.