US Airways flight diverted to Honolulu for maintenance issue

Published: Mar. 12, 2013 at 12:11 PM HST|Updated: Mar. 12, 2013 at 12:55 PM HST
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Diagram of flight path for US Airways flight 31
Diagram of flight path for US Airways flight 31

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - US Airways flight 31 from Maui to Phoenix, Arizona diverted to Honolulu Monday night due to a maintenance issue.

The plane departed from Maui at 10:25 p.m. and landed without incident in Honolulu at 2:01 a.m. It was able to taxi to a gate under its own power.

The plane has been inspected and is waiting on repairs. There are no details on what the exact problem was.

153 passengers and six crew members were on board the flight.

Some customers flew out on other flights Monday night, while others were provided hotel rooms for the night while they waited for their flights scheduled to depart Tuesday.

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