Japan Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Honolulu International

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Japan Airlines flight made an emergency landing at the Honolulu International Airport Saturday afternoon.

CNBC reports that the pilot declared an emergency for a hydraulic issue.

Officials say the Japan Airlines flight #2 was originally headed to San Francisco. There were reportedly 171 people onboard, including staff.

The plane landed at the Honolulu International Airport around 1:10 p.m.

Officials say the passengers were deplaned safely.

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