– August 7, 2014 – Hawaiian Airlines earned the number one spot in on-time performance and
fewest consumer complaints during the month of June, 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 95.3 percent of its flights arriving as scheduled in June.
Hawaiian Airlines also ranked as the industry’s best airline in terms of
consumer complaints, with the DOT receiving only two complaints – the fewest of
any airline – out of the 877,636 passengers served in June, representing just
0.23 complaints for every 100,000 passengers.
addition, Hawaiian Airlines ranked second in the avoidance of flight
cancellations with a total of five cancellations, or 0.1 percent, out of 6,339
flights operated in the same month.
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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