Hawaiian Sets New Record with 9.48 Million Passengers in 2012

        Hawaiian Sets New Record with 9.48 Million Passengers in 2012

PR Newswire

HONOLULU, Jan. 8, 2013

HONOLULU, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary
of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA), today announced its systemwide
traffic statistics for December, fourth quarter, and full year 2012.

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Hawaiian carried 9,484,204 passengers in 2012, the most in the company's
history. Passenger statistics for December and the fourth quarter were also
company records.

FULL YEAR                                     2012       2011       % Change
PAX                                           9,484,204  8,666,319  9.4%
RPMS (000)                                    12,217,635 10,151,216 20.4%
ASMS (000)                                    14,687,472 12,039,937 22.0%
LF                                            83.2%      84.3%      (1.1 pts.)
FOURTH QUARTER                                2012       2011       % Change
PAX                                           2,413,629  2,155,310  12.0%
RPMS (000)                                    3,279,105  2,607,548  25.8%
ASMS (000)                                    4,006,840  3,104,833  29.1%
LF                                            81.8%      84.0%      (2.2 pts.)
DECEMBER                                      2012       2011       % Change
PAX                                           812,395    740,660    9.7%
RPMS (000)                                    1,095,269  892,269    22.8%
ASMS (000)                                    1,371,367  1,077,262  27.3%
LF                                            79.9%      82.8%      (2.9 pts.)
PAX: Passengers transported
RPM: One paying passenger transported one
ASM: One seat transported one mile
LF: Percentage of seating capacity

About Hawaiian Airlines

Hawaiian has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past
eight years (2004-2011) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Consumer surveys by Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all
ranked Hawaiian the highest of all domestic airlines serving Hawai'i.

Now in its 84^th year of continuous service, Hawaiian 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
nonstop service to Hawai'i from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other
airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, the Philippines,
Australia, American Samoa, and Tahiti. New nonstop service will begin between
Honolulu and Auckland, New Zealand on March 13, 2013, and between Honolulu and
Taipei, Taiwan in July 2013. Hawaiian also provides approximately 170 daily
jet flights between the Hawaiian Islands.

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:
HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com. Follow
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SOURCE Hawaiian Airlines, Inc.

Website: http://www.hawaiianairlines.com
Contact: INVESTOR RELATIONS, Susan Donofrio, Sr. Director, Phone:
908.719.3206, Susan.Donofrio@HawaiianAir.com; MEDIA, Keoni Wagner, VP, Phone:
808.838.6778, Keoni.Wagner@HawaiianAir.com
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