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Island Air Adds Flights for Summer Travelers

July 28, 2016, 10:21 AM HST
* Updated July 28, 10:26 AM
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Island Air photo.

Island Air photo.

Island Air has added flights to Kona and Kahului in response to increased demand for interisland flights this summer.

The airline has added one roundtrip flight between Honolulu and Kona on Fridays and Sundays, and three roundtrip flights between Honolulu and Kahului on Fridays and Sundays,

The seasonal flights will be in operation through the end of the Labor Day weekend on Sept. 4.

“We are happy to accommodate our customers’ requests for additional flights to Kahului and Kona during the busy summer travel season, particularly on Fridays and Sundays, which are peak travel days for weekend getaways,” said David Uchiyama, president and chief executive officer of Island Air. “We hope these additional flights will provide more convenient options for residents and visitors to Island hop this summer.”

With the additional summer flights, Island Air operates:

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• Five roundtrips between Honolulu and Kona each Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,Thursday and Saturday, and six roundtrips each Friday and Sunday.

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• Six roundtrips between Honolulu and Kahului each Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,Thursday and Saturday, and nine roundtrips each Friday and Sunday.

• Six roundtrips daily between Honolulu and Līhu‘e.

Island Air offers 238 flights each week between O‘ahu, Maui, Kaua‘i and Hawai‘i Island.

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For more information about Island Air or to make a reservation, visit www.islandair.com or call (800) 652-6541.

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