– July 9, 2014 – Hawaiian Airlines completed the month of May as the U.S. airline industry’s
top-ranked carrier for on-time performance, as reported today by the U.S.
Department of Transportation (DOT).
largest and longest-serving airline earned the top spot out of 16 of the
nation’s largest carriers, with 93.2 percent of its flights arriving as
scheduled in May.
Airlines, the leading U.S. carrier in on-time performance for 10 consecutive
years, provides daily non-stop 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. It is the only carrier to offer wide-body, twin-aisle
aircraft for all transpacific flights. The airline is also the leading provider
of air service between the islands of Hawai‘i, operating more than 200 flights
DOT’s monthly Air Travel Consumer Report ranking the nation’s 16 largest air
carriers is available online at www.dot.gov/individuals/air-consumer/air-travel-consumer-reports.
has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 10 years
(2004-2013) 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.
in its 85th 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, China, Australia, New Zealand,
American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights
daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 200 daily flights
Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA).
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