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Another plane crash in Hawaii

Another plane crash in Hawaii

MAKAHA, Oahu, Hawaii - Yet another small plane has crashed in Hawaii today, this time on the island of Oahu in Makaha.

There were two people onboard, and one was taken to a nearby ...

Small plane crashed on island of Kauai in Hawaii

5 dead Small plane crashed on island of Kauai in Hawaii

HANAPEPE, Kauai, Hawaii - At 9:30 in the morning today, a small plane crashed near Port Allen Airport, also known as Burns Field, in Hanapepe on the island of Kauai in Hawaii.

Hawaiian Airlines welcomes Premium Cabin, fully lie-flat seating

Hawaiian Airlines welcomes Premium Cabin, fully lie-flat seating

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Bringing the serenity of Hawaii's shores to the air, Hawaiian Airlines has welcomed home its first Airbus A330 aircraft featuring fully lie-flat seating in a spacious Premium ...

DBEDT: Hawaii economy continues strong growth

DBEDT: Hawaii economy continues strong growth

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT) released its second quarter 2016 Statistical and Economic Report, where the data shows Hawaii experienced ...

Passenger safety: The big difference between Hawaiian Airlines and United Airlines

A dangerous United Airlines safety policy? Passenger safety: The big difference between Hawaiian Airlines and United Airlines

Juergen Steinmetz

United Airlines told eTurboNews: "The safety of our customers and employees is paramount."

Devastating tsunami about to destroy Hawaii?

Devastating tsunami about to destroy Hawaii?

There is no reason for tourists to avoid the Aloha State, but the travel and tourism industry should be aware that anytime between now and the next 50 years, the travel and tourism paradise of ...

Hawaiian Airlines awarded Tokyo-Kona route

Hawaiian Airlines awarded Tokyo-Kona route

HONOLULU, Hawaii - The US Department of Transportation this morning approved Hawaiian Airlines' application to serve Honolulu and Kona from Haneda airport in Tokyo.

Air New Zealand flies Dreamliner to Hawaii

Air New Zealand flies Dreamliner to Hawaii

HONOLULU, Hawaii - As the launch carrier of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, Air New Zealand is now operating the aircraft on its popular Honolulu-Auckland route.

Virgin America launches Los Angeles-Honolulu flights today

Virgin America expands its Hawai'i service Virgin America launches Los Angeles-Honolulu flights today

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Virgin America today expands its Hawai'i service with the launch of daily nonstop flights from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Honolulu International Airport (HNL) ...

Halekulani Hotel sponsors Royal Hawaiian Featherwork Exhibition

Halekulani Hotel sponsors Royal Hawaiian Featherwork Exhibition

WAIKIKI, Hawaii - Halekulani, one of the world’s finest and most acclaimed independent luxury hotels known for their devotion in the arts, will be the corporate sponsor of the major Royal ...

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor arrivals set new record for March

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor arrivals set new record for March

HONOLULU, Hawaii – George D Szigeti, president and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), issued the following statement commenting on Hawaii’s visitor statistics for March 2016.

Statement from Hawaii Tourism Authority President and CEO: Dengue fever outbreak halted

Statement from Hawaii Tourism Authority President and CEO: Dengue fever outbreak halted

HTA

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The spread of dengue fever on the Hawaii Island (the Big Island) has been stopped. George D.

Another Waikiki hotel joins Aqua brand

Another Waikiki hotel joins Aqua brand

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Aqua-Aston Hospitality, an operating business of Interval Leisure Group, announced the completion of renovations to the Aqua Ohia Waikiki.

Flight took 56 hours and no fuel used: Hawaii to California

Flight took 56 hours and no fuel used: Hawaii to California

No engines, no fuel was used for this plane to take off from Hawaii. It took 56 hours, and this plane landed in California and not one drop of fuel was burned.

Hawaiian Holdings reports 2016 first quarter financial results

Hawaiian Holdings reports 2016 first quarter financial results

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Holdings, Inc, parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, Inc, today reported its financial results for the first quarter of 2016.

Hawaiian Airlines goes green for Earth Day

Hawaiian Airlines goes green for Earth Day

HONOLULU, Hawaii - As part of Hawaiian Airlines' pledge to lessen its environmental impact, on Earth Day this Friday, April 22 the carrier will be the first to operate a demonstration flight ...

Outrigger Resorts joins Global Hotel Alliance

Outrigger Resorts joins Global Hotel Alliance

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Outrigger Resorts, the premier beachfront resort brand of Outrigger Enterprises Group, has joined Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”) as the growing alliance expands ...

Alaska Airlines launches new flight to Kona, Hawaii

Alaska Airlines launches new flight to Kona, Hawaii

SEATTLE, WA - Alaska Airlines announced today that it will begin weekly flights between Bellingham, Washington and Kona on the Big Island of Hawaii.

Statement from Hawaii Tourism Authority on closing of Makena Beach and Golf Resort

Statement from Hawaii Tourism Authority on closing of Makena Beach and Golf Resort

HTA

HONOLULU, Hawaii – President and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), George D.

NFL and Hawaii Tourism Authority agree to extend Pro Bowl opt out clause

NFL and Hawaii Tourism Authority agree to extend Pro Bowl opt out clause

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The National Football League (NFL) and Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) announced today that, by mutual agreement, the deadline for either side to opt out of the contract for ...

Hawaii Tourism Authority seeks sports marketing/events agency

Hawaii Tourism Authority seeks sports marketing/events agency

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, announced today that a request for proposal (RFP) has been issued to secure a sports marketing/events agency. ...

February a strong month for Hawaii tourism

February a strong month for Hawaii tourism

HTA

HONOLULU, Hawaii – “February was a strong month for Hawaii’s visitor industry, with the bonus of leap year adding an extra day for businesses statewide to generate revenue,” said the ...

Hawaii-based Mokulele Airlines about to enter the California market

Hawaii-based Mokulele Airlines about to enter the California market

Hawaii-based Mokulele Airlines is moving some operations from the Aloha State to California.

Hawaiian Airlines celebrates third anniversary of Auckland service

Hawaiian Airlines celebrates third anniversary of Auckland service

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines, Hawaii's largest and longest-serving airline, this week celebrates its third anniversary of service between Auckland and Honolulu International Airports.

Historic Hotels of America 2016 Awards of Excellence nominations open

Historic Hotels of America 2016 Awards of Excellence nominations open

WASHINGTON, DC - Historic Hotels of America is accepting nominations for its 2016 Awards of Excellence.

Hawaii Tourism seeks proposals for Destination Marketing Management

Hawaii Tourism seeks proposals for Destination Marketing Management

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, announced today that requests for proposals (RFP) have been issued for the following:

Hawaii hosts Consumer Education Fair during National Consumer Protection Week

Hawaii hosts Consumer Education Fair during National Consumer Protection Week

HONOLULU, Hawaii – The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) will commemorate National Consumer Protection Week (NCPW) March 6-12 by hosting a free Consumer Education Fair from 10 ...

Hawaiian Airlines reports February 2016 traffic statistics

Hawaiian Airlines reports February 2016 traffic statistics

HONOLULU, Hawaii - Hawaiian Airlines, Inc, a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc, has announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month of February and year to date.

Threat to Hawaii tourism due to Hawaii's role in blood ivory trade

Threat to Hawaii tourism due to Hawaii's role in blood ivory trade

Some are already calling to boycott travel and tourism to the Aloha State, Hawaii. Tourism is the biggest industry for the 50th state.

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