Hawaiian Airlines suspends Ohana by Hawaiian service | News

Hawaiian Airlines has said it will suspend its regional subsidiary Ohana by Hawaiian on 1 November as the carrier continues to experience economic hardship due to the coronavirus and resulting quarantine requirements.

Ohana by Hawaiian, operated by Empire Airlines on ATR-42 and ATR-72 aircraft, serves routes between Hawaii’s capital Honolulu and Molokai island as well as Lanai on Maui. Earlier this year the airline already suspended its connection between Honolulu

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines to Suspend ‘Ohana by Hawaiian Service – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather

“Those that cannot walk up the stairs on the smaller commuters, they need to use a wheelchair ramp, which Ohana is the only one that has that wheelchair ramp accessibility. On the smaller commuters weight can be a problem, so if you’re over the 200 pound mark you can be denied flying on smaller airlines. So Ohana is huge when we’re looking them right now,” Representative Decoite said.

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Expands Pre-Travel COVID-19 Testing Options with At-Home Service | Maui Now

PC: Courtesy Hawaiian Airlines / Vault Health

Hawaiian Airlines today announced a new COVID-19 test option for travelers visiting or returning to the Hawaiian Islands from the US mainland. The airline’s customers can order a $150 mail-in saliva test online through Vault Health.

The test kit will be express mailed overnight to guests who will self-collect their sample with assistance from a testing supervisor in a video call. The kit

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines begins massive layoffs, cutting staff by nearly one third

National/World

Click here for updates on this story

    Hawaii (KITV) — As the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect businesses around the state, one airline has announced they will be reducing their staff by about one third.

Thursday, Hawaiian Airlines began laying off 2,501 people from their current total of 7,447 employees.

Union workers affected by the layoffs come from the following locations:

Daniel K. Inouye International Airport
Hilo Airport
Kahului

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines expands pre-travel COVID-19 testing options

Hawaiian Airlines is offering a take-home pre-travel COVID-19 testing option for those traveling or returning to the Hawaiian Islands from the United States.

Last month, Hawaiian became the second major carrier after United Airlines to offer COVID-19 testing for travelers, first implementing a drive-thru polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing at the airline’s

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Expands Pre-Travel COVID-19 Testing Options with Convenient At-home Service

HONOLULU, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hawaiian Airlines today began offering travelers visiting or returning to the Hawaiian Islands from the U.S. mainland a pre-travel COVID-19 test they can take from the comfort of their home to qualify to be exempt from the state of Hawai’i quarantine.

Hawaiian’s guests can order the $150 mail-in saliva test online through Vault Health. The test kit, which is available for travelers of

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines Increasing Flights in Preparation for Pre-Travel Testing Program | Maui Now

Hawaiian Airlines is bringing back more flights and routes between the US mainland and Hawai‘i to welcome guests who will have the option to bypass the state of Hawai‘i quarantine with a pre-travel negative COVID-19 test starting Oct. 15.

Hawaiian will resume nonstop service between Honolulu’s Daniel K. Inouye International Airport and McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas starting tomorrow, and between HNL and Oakland, Phoenix and San Jose international

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines increases flights in preparation for state’s pre-travel testing program

HONOLULU (KHON2) — With the pre-travel testing program set to take place starting Oct. 15, Hawaiian Airlines announced it is bringing back more flights and routes between the U.S. mainland and Hawai‘i.

[Hawaii’s Breaking News–Download the FREE KHON2 app for iOS or Android]

Th airline says it will resume nonstop service between Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL) and McCarran International Airport (LAS) in Las Vegas starting Oct. 1. A

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines to Offer Guests Pre-Travel COVID-19 Tests

Hawaiian Airlines is making it easy for travelers to finally take a long-awaited Hawai’i vacation with convenient drive-through COVID-19 tests in select U.S. mainland gateways.

The drive-through COVID-19 tests in select U.S. mainland gateways will allow guests to bypass the state of Hawai’i quarantine and begin enjoying the islands from the moment they arrive.

Hawaiian’s partnership with Worksite Labs will give guests exclusive access to drive-through PCR testing ($90 for

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines rolls out drive-through testing

CLOSE

COVID-19 widespread testing is crucial to fighting the pandemic, but is there enough testing? The answer is in the positivity rates.

USA TODAY

One day after United Airlines announced it will offer COVID-19 testing for Hawaii-bound passengers departing from San Francisco, Hawaiian Airlines announced it will also provide the service to passengers in the Bay Area and Los Angeles. 

In a Friday press release, Hawaiian said services will be

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines offering pre-travel drive thru testing for its passengers – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather

“With these labs in partnership with worksite labs we will be able to take children as long as the parents are able to help get a sample. I know some of the commercial partners won’t take children of a certain age, but we know how important travel with children and family is and so we wanted to make sure that we had that option available to our guests,” Senior VP

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines offering coronavirus testing to travelers

Hawaiian Airlines is now

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines to Offer Guests Drive-through Pre-Travel COVID-19 Tests

HONOLULU, Sept. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hawaiian Airlines is making it easy for travelers to finally take a long-awaited Hawai’i vacation with convenient drive-through COVID-19 tests in select U.S. mainland gateways that will allow guests to bypass the state of Hawai’i quarantine and begin enjoying the islands from the moment they arrive.

Hawaiian’s partnership with Worksite Labs will give guests exclusive access to drive-through PCR testing ($90 for results within

Read More

Hawaiian Air Touts Drive-Through Virus Tests in Answer to United

(Bloomberg) — Hawaiian Airlines will offer customers drive-through coronavirus testing in California to help island-bound travelers avoid a 14-day quarantine rule — its answer to rival United Airlines’ new on-the-spot airport screenings.

Loading...

Load Error

The competing testing plans would satisfy Hawaii’s requirement for visitors to show a negative test result within 72 hours of arrival in order to avoid its self-isolation rule, which has discouraged most travelers to the island

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines to offer passengers pre-travel testing – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather

Island News: If It Matters To You, It Matters To Us 

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines joins United in offering pre-flight COVID-19 tests



a large passenger jet sitting on top of a tarmac


© Provided by The Points Guy


MSN has partnered with The Points Guy for our coverage of credit card products. MSN and The Points Guy may receive a commission from card issuers.

Thursday morning, United Airlines shared plans to provide COVID-19 testing for Hawaii-bound travelers once the islands reopen to tourists (without a mandatory 14-day quarantine) next month.

I was a bit surprised that it wasn’t Hawaii’s namesake airline kicking

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines says more furloughs could come if pre-travel testing program is extended again

HONOLULU (KHON2) — A total of 2,501 jobs were cut from Hawaiian Airlines.

[Hawaii news on the go–LISTEN to KHON 2GO weekday mornings at 7:30 a.m.]

One thousand eight hundred and fifty Hawaiian Airlines contract employees accepted voluntary packages for retirement or extended leave, while 466 were laid off.

Hawaiian Airlines said more furloughs could be on the way if the pre-travel testing program gets delayed again.

Governor David Ige

Read More

Hawaiian Airlines: Relief May Finally Be on the Way

While 2020 has been an awful year for every major airline, it has been especially bad for Hawaiian Holdings (NASDAQ:HA). In late March, the Hawaii state government countered the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic by imposing a 14-day mandatory quarantine on everyone arriving in the state. Naturally, this obliterated tourist demand: Hawaiian Airlines’ main source of traffic.

Hawaii now plans to relax the quarantine in mid-October for travelers who

Read More