Airlines has issued the below media release following the Chile Earthquake
& subsequent Tsunami Warning.
Airlines has restored flights from Honolulu to Hilo Airport, on the Big Island
of Hawaii, following the tsunami warning overnight Australian time.
warning did not affect flight operations through Honolulu International Airport
or the other island airports served by Hawaiian Airlines – Kahului, on the island of Maui, Lihue on
the island of Kauai or Kona on The Big Island of Hawaii.
and surrounding roads, were closed temporarily as a precautionary measure
whilst safety alerts were in force.
As a result,
Hawaiian Airlines cancelled 14 interisland flights.
Airlines is now working to ensure that all passengers affected by today’s
cancellations or flight delays are accommodated on other flights as soon as
Hawaiian Airlines flight from Sydney to Honolulu, HA 452, will operate as