It is a well-known fact that Southwest Airlines is planning on flying routes to and from Hawaii. This we know, and we have been excited ever since the initial announcement was made. However, since the initial announcement that Southwest Airlines planned to fly to and from Hawaii things have kind of slowed down. Here is the latest update.
New video has just been released of the terrifying plane crash that killed one person off the coast of Hawaii last month. As you can see when the video starts, nobody knew anything was happening until the buzzer alarm goes off. By that time the plane was only a few feet off the water, as […]
If you find yourself passing through Honolulu International Airport later this year you can expect to see a lot of construction and upgrades going on around you. $750 million in work is planned out for the Honolulu International Airport in an effort to build new terminals, bigger gates, a new rental car building, and make other improvements on Hawaii’s busiest airport. A busy airport that is really aging.
It looks like Hawaiian Airlines is once again going to expand its fleet and offer more destinations. While other airlines are still faltering, Hawaiian Airlines is in full swing and continuing to add planes and destinations that people are interested in. Hawaiian Airlines will expand its fleet again with up to 25 new long-range, single-aisle aircraft that can reach new markets previously inaccessible with the carrier’s wide-body planes.
Southwest’s new Boeing 737-800 was introduced on Wednesday during a launch party for several hundred employees in a hangar at its Dallas headquarters. This plane could be used for future Hawaii routes.
Finally a bit of good news from the airline industry. Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue have just finished a deal that will partner them up allow passengers to fly on both carriers’ flights on a single ticket. The deal, which will be announced later today, follows Hawaiian Airlines’ announcement of plans to add New York service […]
Hawaii is continuing to gain popularity as a cruise destination. The islands moved up once again on the top cruise destinations list, placing at number 5 this year. While this still pales in comparison to what Europe and the Caribbean book, it is great news for Hawaii and its economy. Hawaii ranks fifth among early […]
Passengers may have to compete with slightly fewer people getting to the airport this Thanksgiving, but flights will be as full as ever, airline industry officials said Thursday. The Air Transport Association’s annual Thanksgiving travel forecast predicts 37,000 fewer passengers — about a 2 percent drop — over the holiday period compared to last year. […]