April 21, 2014 - On Sunday authorities at
Kahului Airport, Hawaii were stun to learn a 16
year old boy had survived a flight from
California to Hawaii in the wheel well of a
Hawaiian Airlines’ Boeing 767-300 jet.
Security video shows the 16 year old had climb
over a fence at Santa Clara airport, California
and made his way to Hawaiian Airlines Flight 45
at Terminal A where he climbed up into the
aircrafts wheel well.
Flight 45 departed San Jose International
Airport at about 8:03 AM and climbed to 38,000
feet. The Boeing 767 traveled 2,751 miles and
after 5 hours 15 minutes the aircraft landed.
FBI spokesman, Tom Simon said “How he survived I
don’t know, it’s a miracle. He was unconscious
for pretty much the entire flight. I imagine he
must have blacked out at about 10,000 feet. The
air is pretty thin up there.”