Reef runway briefly closed after threat - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Reef runway briefly closed after threat

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) – Officials at Honolulu International Airport briefly closed the Reef Runway Tuesday afternoon after an alleged threat to an Island Air flight was called in. The flight from Kahului to Honolulu landed shortly after 1:00 PM.

Security teams searched the baggage and the aircraft but have not reported finding anything suspicious. Six passengers were on board the flight and were safely escorted off. The threat was called in at around 12:45 PM.

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