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March 16, 2018

Paradise Helicopters CEO Releases Statement in Light of NYC Copter Crash

The CEO of Paradise Helicopters commented on the recent FAA directive on “doors-off” helicopter flights using specific types of passenger harnesses.
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February 23, 2018

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Tremendous Surge of Lava

The collapse of nearly the entire east wall of the lava lake within the Puu'u 'O'o Vent was overshadowed by many lava flows on the Pali on Feb. 20.
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February 21, 2018

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Many Lava Flows

Several streams of pahoehoe, ending in a‘a were discovered on the Pali and more flows just above the cliff scarp combined with the steam for dramatic effect.
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February 08, 2018

Nature Conservancy Transfers 222 Acres to HVNP

A 222-acre property at the southern end of Hawaiʻi Island has been transferred from The Nature Conservancy (TNC) to Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.
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January 11, 2018

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Puʻu ʻŌʻō Celebrates 35th Birthday With ‘Extreme Activity’

The crew of Paradise Helicopters conducted an overflight on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, the day after Puʻu ʻŌʻō's 35th birthday.
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December 25, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park January Lineup of Events

In 2018, Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park will continue its tradition of sharing Hawaiian culture through After Dark in the Park and other programs.
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December 08, 2017

Plan Ahead & Prepare for Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park Visit

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park rangers expect another busy holiday season starting this weekend and into the New Year.
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November 15, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Overflight: Big Lava Outbreaks Near Vent, Coast

Small surface breakouts were observed on the delta and breakouts were also active upslope on the coastal plain.
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October 13, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Oct. 12, 2017

On the East Rift Zone, the 61g flow remained active, with lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna and surface breakouts downslope of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō.
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October 06, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Oct. 5, 2017

On the East Rift Zone, the 61g flow remained active, with surface breakouts downslope of Pu‘u ‘Ō‘ō and lava entering the ocean near Kamokuna.
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September 28, 2017

Hawai‘i Volcano Activity Update: Sept. 28, 2017

Active lava flows and a small collapse were observed on the Kamokuna lava delta this week.
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September 25, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Picturesque Lava Outbreaks

"Great spattering in Puʻu ʻŌʻō's lava lake, a new skylight on the Pali and our volcanic rivulets have become picturesque outbreaks!" 
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September 18, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Lava Rivulets Stream Down Pali

"A veritable plethora of volcanic rivulets streamed down the Pali today, under a spectacular East Hawai‘i sunrise!."
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September 12, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Huge Lava Outbreak Above Pali

Activity continued as usual on Kīlauea's 61g flow extending from the Pu'u 'O'o vent to the ocean entry at Kamokuna on Thursday, Sept.7, 2017.
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August 29, 2017

Kīlauea Volcano Overflight: Hawai‘i Island Lava Delta Persists

The expanding lava delta at Kamokuna on Hawai‘i Island is still intact, but for how much longer?
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