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Four aircraft struck in Hawaii in single day

Four Hawaiian Airlines aircraft were struck on December 1, 2013 as they flew over the Hawaiian islands. According to local news reports the strikes happened in the following order:

The first strike took place around 12:29 p.m. on Flight 19 from Sacramento to Honolulu.

The next lightning strike happened at 4:10 p.m. on Flight 1121 from Hilo to Honolulu.

The third lightning strike happened at around 5 p.m. on Flight 278 from Honolulu to Kona.

The final lightning strike occurred at around 5:50 p.m. on Flight 236 from Honolulu to Kahului.

Two of the aircraft were removed from service for repairs.

More information is available at http://www.kitv.com/news/hawaii/4-hawaiian-airlines-aircraft-struck-by-lightning/-/8905354/23273644/-/2e35kyz/-/index.html#ixzz2nMdxFLu6

Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 717-200

Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 717-200