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15 year-old Yahya Abdi survived a flight from San Jose to Honolulu after he stowed away in a Boeing 767.

Teen plane stowaway recalls trip 'above the clouds' in wheel well

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Santa Clara, CA (CNN) -- The California teenager who defied laws and nature by surviving a plane ride to Hawaii as a stowaway in the wheel well says he remembers seeing the ocean from 38,000 feet above Earth.

"It was above the clouds, I could see through the little holes," Yahya Abdi, 15, of Santa Clara told CNN affiliate KPIX on Wednesday.

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