Hawaiian Airlines to Celebrate New Haneda to Kona Service

December 17, 2016, 8:30 AM HST
* Updated December 18, 8:41 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...

Hawaiian Airlines will host its inaugural flight from Haneda Airport to Kona International on Wednesday, Dec. 21.

File photo by Wendy Osher.

It will be the first international flight arriving on the Kona Coast since 2010.

Gov. David Ige, U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono, Hawai‘i Mayor Harry Kim and Hawaiian Airlines president and CEO Mark Dunkerley will be in attendance to welcome the airlines inaugural flight from Japan to Hawai’i.

The reception will begin at 11:15 with the program starting at 11:50 a.m.

HA Flight 852 is scheduled to arrive shortly after noon at Kona International Airport.


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments


Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.