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2011-11-25 09:18:00

SYMBOL OTCQB:  PIEX NEWPORT BEACH, CA, Nov. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - IBA Green, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Pioneer Exploration (PIEX) announces it has organized a team of planners and engineers to respond to a "Request For Proposal" from the city of Honolulu, Hawaii for the treatment of incinerator bottom ash (IBA). IBA is the toxic residual residue resulting from burning coal or solid waste in the process of generating electric power. "We believe that our...

2011-11-17 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today launched its second Hawaii market from San Diego with a new daily nonstop flight to Honolulu, on the island of Oahu. The service complements the airline's existing daily nonstop flight between San Diego and Kahului, Maui, which started in October 2010. "With its beautiful beaches, historic sites and endless sunshine, Honolulu is a great complement to our existing San Diego-Maui nonstop service," said Joe Sprague, Alaska...

2011-11-17 07:00:00

HONOLULU, Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines today announced the next step in its long-range fleet renewal and expansion plan with the signing of a new firm order with Airbus to purchase five new A330-200 aircraft for delivery between 2013 and 2015, with purchase rights for an additional three A330s. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111117/LA08817) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian's president and CEO, said,...

2011-11-16 12:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines (AA) and Japan Airlines (JAL) today announced the joint operation of JAL's Sakura Lounge at Honolulu International Airport. The shared lounge is the airlines' first joint lounge since gaining antitrust immunity and becoming joint business partners in 2010. "American's co-location with Japan Airlines in Honolulu is a great example of how the airlines are working together to improve our joint customers' travel experience,"...

2011-11-16 05:30:00

HONOLULU, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Start spreading the news: Hawaii's flag carrier will be launching daily nonstop service between New York City's John F. Kennedy International Airport and Honolulu starting June 4, 2012, and is promoting the new service with introductory fares. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111116/LA07857) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) "We are bringing Hawaii to New York. There's nowhere like Hawaii and no airline like...

2011-11-14 15:28:00

HONOLULU, Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the weekend of November 18, 2011, Chozen-ji International Zen Dojo invites guests to a viewing of its students' and Zen masters' works in Chozen-ji Yaki (ceramics), Kado (Way of the Flower), and Shodo (Way of the Brush). The works of arts are passing reflections of the students' and masters' training in Shugyo aimed at developing the inner life and not as particular accomplishments or as in ends themselves. In any pursuit besides the prospect...

2011-11-10 11:22:00

Vincent Lao of Honolulu, HI has been honored with a recognition by Hawaii Business in its selection of "Top 100 Realtors" HONOLULU, Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the June, 2010 issue of Hawaii Business published by PacificBasin Communications. Vincent Lao was selected for the following honor: "Top 100 Realtors." (Photo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111110/DC04458</font>)...

2011-11-03 15:30:00

HONOLULU, Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines and Virgin Australia group of airlines have launched a new agreement that allows Virgin Australia's international airline, V Australia, to codeshare on Hawaiian Airlines flights between Sydney and Honolulu, as well as beyond on connecting neighbor island flights in Hawaii to Kahului, Maui; Lihue, Kauai; and Hilo and Kona on Hawaii Island. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) Hawaiian currently operates...

2011-11-01 07:00:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced new daily nonstop service between Honolulu and Oakland and Honolulu and San Jose, Calif., marking the latest in a series of new Hawaii routes introduced by the carrier this year. The Honolulu service begins April 10, 2012, and complements Alaska Airlines' existing daily nonstop flights from Oakland and San Jose to Hawaii's other three major destinations: Kona, on the Big Island; Lihue, on the island of Kauai; and...

2011-10-28 23:45:00

HONOLULU, Oct. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With Hawaii focusing on the development of the state's abundant wind, wave, sun, geo-thermal, ocean-thermal and bio-mass energy resources, this year, an electric car (use for a year) was awarded to the 2012 State Teacher of the Year during ceremonies held at historic Washington Place, across from the State Capitol. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111029/LA96143 ) Chad Miller, a language arts teacher at Kailua High School, received the...


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Charles L. Veach
2012-10-01 17:13:09

Charles Lacy Veach served as a United States Air Force fighter pilot for over 14 years before being selected as a NASA Astronaut in 1984. Veach served as an astronaut until his passing from cancer on October 3, 1995 in Houston, Texas. “Lacy” Veach was born in Chicago, Illinois and with his family moved to Honolulu, Hawaii. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Marshall E. Veach, still reside in Honolulu. Veach graduated from Punahou School in 1962 and went forward in his academics to the United...

Weather Reference Library
2012-09-03 15:50:59

Honolulu is located in the Pacific Ocean and has a mostly marine time climate. Honolulu has a pretty consistent temperature average from month to month. This is a look at the La-Nina impacts on the local area. January 2010: For the month of January it is typical to see average high temps in the 80’s while overnight lows drop into the 70’s. During the El-Nino event January temps were 60% of the month at the normal, while 40% of the month was marked with above temps and 0% of the month...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 19:12:29

If you live Honolulu Hawaii or the surrounding low elevation area’s this is what you can roughly expect to see with impacts of the three features below when it comes to your heating and cooling budget. The above graph shows the situations that occurred during previous phases of all three events such as normal conditions along with EL-Nino and La-Nina. During a normal cycle it is easy to see that the cooling degree days during March were around 355.5 days. During the same month of March...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 19:06:01

Honolulu, located in the Pacific Ocean, has a mostly marine time climate and has a pretty consistent temperature average from month to month. This is a look at the La-Nina impacts on the local area. January 2012: For the month of January it is typical to see average high temps in the 80’s while overnight lows drop into the 70’s. During the La-Nina event January temps were normal 71% of the month at the, with above temps 23% of the month and 6% of the month found the temps dropping...

2012-06-18 04:29:49

Symbol: CYAC5 Group: Dicot Family: Campanulaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Subshrub Shrub Native Status: HI    N Synonyms:   CYACC Cyanea acuminata (Gaudich.) Hillebr. var. calycina Hosaka   CYOC4 Cyanea occultans H. St. John Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:HI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants...

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