Hawaiian Airways Flight Returns to LAX three Instances

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hawaiian Airways says a flight sure for Maui returned to the gate at Los Angeles Worldwide Airport thrice for 3 separate issues earlier than lastly being canceled.

Spokesman Alex Da Silva says Flight 33 took off and landed once more twice on Saturday. A 3rd time the jetliner pushed again from the gate after which got here again.

Da Silva says every return was “attributable to separate and unrelated faults with completely different techniques.” He didn’t elaborate.

The greater than 200 passengers got resort rooms and will likely be positioned on different flights.

Da Silva says Flight 33 is categorized as an “extended-range operation” due to the space between LAX and Maui’s Kahului Airport. He says such flights require extra security precautions.