A Honolulu-bound jetliner had to divert to
The wide-body jet took off from Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport at 10:38 a.m. local time on a scheduled 81/2 hour nonstop flight to Hawaii.
The plane landed at LAX with about five hours of fuel remaining, prompting the control tower to call in fire crews to be on hand in case of an emergency.
The plane landed without incident and taxied safely, said
Maintenance crews were trying to fix the lavatories and there was no estimated time of departure from Los Angeles, Aran Coello said.