Plane From Tracy Headed To Maui Runs Out Of Gas

The pilot of a single engine Cirrus SR-22 aircraft that ran out of fuel is safe after ditching his aircraft 253 miles northeast of Maui, Hawaii Sunday (1/25/15) . At approximately 4:44 p.m. the pilot was able to deploy the aircraft's airframe parachute system and safely exit the aircraft into a life raft.