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Hilo plane crash victim describes what happened

A 21-year-old man says he’s lucky to be alive after the single-engine Cessna he was in crashed in Hilo.

The state Department of Transportation said the plane was executing touch-and-go maneuvers when it crashed at Hilo International Airport shortly before 2 p.m. 402 more words


Pilot in Hilo plane crash was instructing students

A source familiar with the plane crash that occurred Tuesday at Hilo International Airport told KHON2 that the pilot was acting as a flight instructor and had two student pilots with him. 289 more words


2 victims flown to Honolulu after plane crashes at Hilo airport

Two victims in Tuesday’s plane crash in Hilo have been flown to Honolulu.

Hospital officials confirm to KHON2 that they were flown to Queen’s Medical Center Tuesday evening. 435 more words


Flight delayed after Hawaiian Airlines plane struck by lightning

A Hawaiian Airlines flight was delayed Friday night after a plane got struck by lightning.

Hawaiian Airlines says flight HA 380 was hit while flying from Honolulu to Hilo. 171 more words


Rainfall eases Big Island drought - West Hawaii Today

Rainfall eases Big Island drought
West Hawaii Today
Little moisture was measured in West Hawaii until Monday, when Kona International Airport and Honaunau gauges each registered around a third of an inch.

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Hawaii Island News, Friday, 20 June 2014. Post #7086

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As Hawaii Island prepares for the weekend, here are some of the news stories we are following on Friday, 20 June 2014: 1,213 more words