Twin Falls - 54.0 F (12.2 C)
  • Thursday

    High: 70º Low: 47º

  • Friday

    High: 54º Low: 44º

  • Saturday

    High; 47º Low: 35º

Teen Apparently Survives Flight To Hawaii In Landing Gear


By KMVT News

Kahului, Hawaii (CNN) A 16-year-old apparently hitched a ride from California to Hawaii in a plane's landing-gear wheel well.

This is video of Kahului Airport in Maui.

The boy told investigators he lost consciousness when the plane took off from San Jose.

He says he regained consciousness after it landed here.

Between oxygen depletion and the cold, most people would not survive the five-hour flight.

The FBI says the boy did not pose a threat.

Subscribe to our Newsletters

KMVT Breaking News Alerts

Morning & Afternoon News Updates