Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. : Hawaiian #1 for On-Time Performance in May
HONOLULU - Thursday, July 11, 2013 - Hawaiian Airlines has once again led the
U.S. airline industry for on-time performance during the month of May, as
reported today by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).
Hawaiian scored the DOT's highest ranking for punctuality, with 92.4 percent
of its flights arriving as scheduled throughout the month of May.
Hawaiian provides daily nonstop service to Hawai'i from 11 gateway cities in
North America - more cities than any other carrier - using Airbus A330-200 and
Boeing 767-300 aircraft, making it the only carrier to offer wide-body,
twin-aisle aircraft for all transpacific flights.
Hawai'i's largest and longest-serving carrier is also the leading provider of
air service between the islands of Hawai'i.
The DOT's monthly Air Travel Consumer Report ranking the nation's 16 largest
air carriers is available online at
About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past
nine years (2004-2012) 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.
Now in its 84th 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, New Zealand, American Samoa, and Tahiti. New nonstop service will
begin between Honolulu and Beijing, China in April 2014, subject to government
approvals. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between
the Hawaiian Islands.
Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:
HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com. Follow
updates on Twitter about Hawaiian (@HawaiianAir) and its special fare offers
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