comscore Mechanical issue forces United Airlines flight to return to Honolulu | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Hawaii News | Top News

Mechanical issue forces United Airlines flight to return to Honolulu

A United Airlines flight from Hawaii to Denver returned to the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu due to a mechanical issue.

United Airlines spokeswoman Maddie King said Flight 383 carrying 261 passengers departed the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport at 9:20 p.m. Sunday.

The Boeing 777-200 aircraft returned and landed safely at the airport in Honolulu at 11:03 p.m. after a mechanical issue was detected.

King declined to comment further on the mechanical issue, noting a crew will be looking into the aircraft.

United Airlines provided hotel rooms for affected passengers overnight and will use another Boeing 777 aircraft for Flight 383 that is slated to depart just after noon today.

Comments (0)

By participating in online discussions you acknowledge that you have agreed to the Terms of Service. An insightful discussion of ideas and viewpoints is encouraged, but comments must be civil and in good taste, with no personal attacks. If your comments are inappropriate, you may be banned from posting. Report comments if you believe they do not follow our guidelines.

Having trouble with comments? Learn more here.

Scroll Up