A search and rescue operation was initiated on Dec. 11 after a Makani Kai Air plane crashed shortly after takeoff from Kalaupapa at around 3:35 p.m. Click here to read the story.
Maui police say the plane lost power and the pilot landed the plane in the water about a half mile outside Kalaupapa.
The Coast Guard and the Maui Fire Department lifted eight people out of the water.
One of the passengers swam to shore. Click here to read his story.
One passenger on the plane, State Department of Health Director Loretta Fuddy, died.
Two survivors of the crash spoke exclusively with KITV about their ordeal.
A Coast Guard swimmer talked about what he saw when he got to the scene of the crash.