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2011-02-14 07:00:00

HONOLULU, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines took the next step in its growth strategy today by announcing new daily, nonstop flights between Honolulu and Osaka, Japan, its third new Asia destination in recent months. Subject to Japan government approval, Hawaiian's inaugural flight from Honolulu International Airport to Osaka's Kansai International Airport is scheduled for July 12, with the inaugural return flight from Osaka to Honolulu on July 13. (Photo:...

2010-07-06 16:21:00

HONOLULU, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hawaiian Airlines' plan for expansion into Asia and other destinations took a major step forward with today's announcement by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) giving final approval to its application to offer nonstop daily service between Tokyo's Haneda Airport and Honolulu International Airport. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100706/LA31191) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100706/LA31191) (Logo:...

2010-04-26 14:43:00

LAS VEGAS, April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA) today honored the eight Detroit-based flight attendants who successfully thwarted a terrorist attack onboard Northwest flight 253 on December 25, 2009 with the prestigious C.B. Lansing Award for Heroism at the annual AFA-CWA Board of Directors meeting. "A catastrophe was averted on Christmas day because of the professionalism of the flight attendants on Northwest flight 253," said Patricia...

2010-03-04 15:24:00

HOUSTON, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) begins new flights from Los Angeles and Orange County to Maui and a flight between Orange County and Honolulu on Sunday, March 7. "We are excited to launch more service to Hawaii," said Jim Compton, Continental's executive vice president of marketing. "The new flights to Maui complement our existing service to Honolulu, providing our customers more travel options to Hawaii." The new daily flight from Los Angeles...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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