EL SEGUNDO (CBSLA.com) — A number of flights scheduled to depart from Los Angeles International Airport on Friday en route to Hawaii were canceled because of back-to-back hurricanes hitting the islands.
Major airlines, including United, Delta, American and Hawaiian are all reportedly affected by the cancellations.READ MORE: DEA Agents Going Online In Effort To Catch Drug Dealers, Distributors
Hawaiian Airlines was able to move one flight to Maui up by five hours Thursday afternoon in order to beat the storm.READ MORE: Report: Orange County Hate Crimes Against Asian-Americans Up 1,200%
While the majority of flights from LAX to the islands took off without any interruption Thursday, many passengers said they had anxieties about flying into a major storm.MORE NEWS: OC Receives More Than 83,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses In Single Day
“Well, I’m a bit nervous,” traveler Ann Sneddon said. “I’ll be glad when the plane actually arrives, and we’re safe and sound.”