Hawaiian Airlines, Inc.
Now in its 86th year of continuous service, Hawaiian Airlines® is Hawai‘i’s biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the U.S. mainland. Hawaiian® offers non-stop service to Hawai‘i from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from American Samoa, Australia, China, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 200 daily flights system-wide. Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA).
January 30, 1929, as Inter-island Airways, Ltd.
First scheduled flights: November 11, 1929
- Neighbor Islands
Hawaiian will add two more A330s by the end of 2015, which will bring the total count to 22 and complete its A330-200 fleet. Two B767 will be retired in May and November 2015. By the end of year 2020, Hawaiian plans to have 16 new narrow body A321 NEO aircraft. In addition, Hawaiian will have six new A330-800neo aircraft starting in 2019.
Headquarters: Honolulu, Hawai‘i (U.S.A.)
Hawai‘i: Leading provider of air service between Honolulu and Līhu‘e, Kaua‘i; Kahului, Maui; and Kona and Hilo, Hawai‘i Island, with approximately 160 daily flights.
Hawaiian Airlines now offers flights between Honolulu and Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i through its new turboprop operation, ‘Ohana by Hawaiian, in partnership with Empire Airlines.
North America: Scheduled non-stop service is offered between Honolulu 11 U.S. gateway cities:
New York City
Scheduled non-stop service is offered year-round between Kahului, Maui and Seattle, Oakland, San Jose, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Summer seasonal non-stop service between Oakland and Los Angeles, and Līhu‘e, Kaua‘i and Kona, Hawai‘i Big Island will commence on May 20, 2015. A second daily seasonal flight between Kahului and Los Angeles will start on June 11, 2015.
International: Scheduled non-stop service is offered between Honolulu and 11 destinations throughout Asia and South Pacific:
More than 200 daily
Hawaiian’s frequent flyer program, HawaiianMiles®, provides members with industry-leading flexibility to redeem mileage awards. HawaiianMiles members enjoy the privileges of no blackout dates, restrictions, penalties, or round-trip booking requirements. Enrollment is free and done online.
From the moment travelers board a Hawaiian Airlines flight, the airlines’ signature Mea Ho‘okipa (translation: I am host) onboard hospitality engages them throughout the flight with its warm and friendly celebration of the culture, people, and Aloha Spirit of the Hawaiian Islands. Hawaiian is the only carrier serving Hawai‘i to offer complimentary meals in Economy Class, through its completely redesigned onboard service program that features new menu options designed by Executive Chef Chai Chaowasaree, complimentary wine with meals, and made-in-Hawai‘i products.
Hawaiian’s A330 aircraft features high-resolution LCD touch-screen monitors in each seatback, allowing customers to choose from a wide range of movies, TV programs, music, and video games, while also offering a USB port for the use of their own personal media players.
Travelers on Hawaiian’s B767 aircraft can enjoy over 100 hours of the latest Hollywood releases, television shows, and a variety of exciting interactive games on iPad minis that are complimentary in the Business Class cabin and available for rent in the Coach cabin on North America and Pago Pago routes.
5,345 (as of September 2014)
Air China, American Airlines, China Airlines, Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, US Airways, All Nippon Airways (ANA), Korean Air, Virgin America, and Virgin Australia.
Hawaiian has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for the last 11 consecutive years (2004-2014) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Consumer surveys by Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all ranked Hawaiian the highest of all domestic airlines serving Hawai‘i.
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