United Airlines Flight Diverted To Midway Island
(CNN) - A United Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing on a remote island in the middle of the pacific.
This is file video of Midway Island.
Flight 201 -- a Boeing 777 -- had to land about halfway through a flight from Hawaii to Guam.
Passengers and crew reported smoke and a burning smell in the cabin.
A replacement aircraft was sent to midway to bring passengers back to Hawaii.
A special flight was then arranged to make it to their final destination in Guam.
Midway Island is a U.S. territory that was key for military operations during World War II.