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2011-07-12 22:24:00

HONOLULU, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third time in eight months, Hawaiian Airlines began service to a new destination in Asia today with the inauguration of daily service between Honolulu and Osaka, Japan. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110712/LA34417) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040827/LAF044LOGO) To celebrate the launch of its new route, Hawaiian treated today's inaugural flight passengers to performances of Hawaiian music, hula and a...

2011-07-12 15:00:00

TOKYO, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and ANA completed the 787 service ready operational validation in Japan over the weekend. As part of the validation, ANA pilots, together with Boeing, flew the Dreamliner on routes from Seattle to Tokyo and Tokyo to four airports across Japan, including Osaka (Itami and Kansai), Okayama and Hiroshima. Maintenance and ground crews from ANA also gained experience with the airplane in the simulated operational environment. "Giving our...

2011-03-31 07:00:00

HONOLULU, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prompted by the announcements of other carriers' intentions to reduce service to Japan, Hawaiian Airlines today reaffirmed its commitment to Japan and its broader plan of expansion in Asia. President and Chief Executive Officer Mark Dunkerley said, "The earthquake and the tsunami which hit Japan on March 11 devastated the littoral communities in North Eastern Japan. All of us at Hawaiian send our deepest sympathy to those who have lost loved ones...

2011-03-11 10:12:00

ATLANTA, March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is waiving change fees for customers whose flight plans may be affected by the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) Customers booked on Delta-ticketed flights to, from or through airports in Japan today through March 15 may make a one-time change for travel with the same origin and destination as long as new flights are ticketed and rescheduled with...

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