Hawaiian Holdings, Inc.: Hawaiian Airlines Ranks Highest for On-Time
Performance in July
HONOLULU - September 12, 2013-Hawaiian Airlines, Hawai'i's largest and
longest serving airline, scored the highest marks for best on-time performance
for the sixth consecutive month this year, and fewest canceled flights among
the nation's 16 largest carriers in July, as reported today by the U.S.
Department of Transportation (DOT).
Hawaiian Airlines' flights arrived on schedule 94.6 percent of the time
throughout July, earning it DOT's #1 ranking for on-time performance. In
addition, the DOT reported that Hawaiian Airlines ranked first overall in the
category of fewest flight cancellations for July at 0.1 percent, representing
four cancellations out of 6,646 total flights.
Hawaiian Airlines 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, Taiwan, 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
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