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2011-06-30 15:35:00

HONOLULU, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines today announced that it has leased three additional Boeing 717-200 aircraft in response to increasing consumer demand. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110630/LA29195) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) With these aircraft joining the fleet, Hawaiian will be able to expand its interisland service between Honolulu and Kahului, Lihue, Hilo, and Kona during peak travel periods, and further...

2009-11-12 01:03:00

HONOLULU, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, the pioneering carrier of the Pacific and one of the nation's longest-serving carriers, today celebrated its 80th anniversary of continuous service for Hawaii. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091112/LA10039) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) Hawaiian's airport stations statewide were decorated to recognize the historic occasion, and arriving passengers at Honolulu International Airport were...

2008-10-03 09:00:24

Hawaiian Airlines has added the first of four Boeing 717-200 jets to its inter-island fleet to increase operating efficiency and improve its flight schedule for customers. The other three jets will join the fleet, one per month, in the months of November and December in 2008, and January 2009, giving Hawaiian a total of 15 B717s for its inter-island service. By the end of 2008, Hawaiian is expected to add 110 inter-island roundtrip flights per week to its current service schedule from...

2008-07-17 09:00:51

SEATTLE, July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Airlines today will inaugurate daily, year-round service between Seattle and Kahului, Hawaii, on the island of Maui. Flights from Seattle will depart daily at 8:20 a.m. Pacific time and arrive at 11:35 a.m. Hawaii time. Return flights will depart at 1:05 p.m. Hawaii time and arrive at 9:45 p.m. Pacific time. "Our customers have welcomed our new Hawaii service with open arms," said Gregg Saretsky, Alaska Airlines' executive vice president of...

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