(OAHU, Hawaii) -- Two pilots are alive after their plane crashed several miles off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii, following an emergency, according to the Hawaii Department of Transportation. The Transair Boeing 737-200 cargo plane was en route to Maui from Honolulu when the pilots... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- American fighter jets were twice in flight over Hawaii earlier this month as a precaution against Russian bombers training in the region, ABC News has learned. A U.S. defense official told ABC News that F-22 Raptors were sent out on patrol from... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Starting this week, fully vaccinated Hawaii residents can skip COVID-19 testing and quarantine requirements when flying between the islands. According to the new rules, which Gov. David Ige announced last month, Hawaii residents who were vaccinated in the state are exempt from... Read More.
(HONOLULU) — On Wednesday, somewhere over the Pacific, a woman who didn't know she was pregnant gave birth to a baby boy. Lavinia "Lavi" Mounga was flying from Salt Lake City to Honolulu on April 28 for a vacation when she gave birth to her... Read More.
The upcoming spin-off NCIS: Hawaii has cast its boss: Vanessa Lachey. CBS announced that the Love Is Blind veteran will be playing Jane Tennant, the first woman special agent in charge of the NCIS Hawaii office. She's described as a "diplomatic" yet "hard-charging" woman in a male-dominated agency, and also a dedicated... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Hawaii has experienced very heavy rainfall since Sunday, with some areas getting 1 to 2 feet of rain in just 24 hours.The rain caused catastrophic flooding for Maui and Oahu, which temporarily forced... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- A flight instructor and a student pilot were rescued by a U.S. Coast Guard crew Saturday night after their plane experienced engine trouble, forcing them to ditch the aircraft in the ocean off the coast... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said "widespread hazardous tsunami waves" were possible after a 7.7-magnitude earthquake struck the South Pacific Ocean.There's no tsunami threat to Hawaii or Guam. A brief tsunami watch for... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A Hawaii couple has been arrested after they boarded a flight home while allegedly knowing they had COVID-19.Wesley Moribe and Courtney Peterson were flying home to Lihue Airport in Kauai from... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(HONOLULU) -- Hawaii's governor approved a sweeping stay-at-home mandate in Oahu that significantly rolls back reopening plans on the state's most-populous island.The order, which goes into effect Thursday at midnight and last for two... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A rare hurricane warning was in effect for parts of Hawaii overnight as Hurricane Douglas passed dangerously close to the state.The warning has since been canceled, but Douglas is still bringing... Read More.