Amid U.S. Golf Boom, Struggling Hawaii Courses Look To Pre-Travel Testing For Needed Boost

Anyone who’s played Ko’Olau Golf Course on Oahu has surely regaled fellow golfers with stories of playing one of the most difficult and visually stunning courses in the world – soaring mountains, lush green

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Kokua Line: Hawaii Department of Health lists more options for pre-travel COVID-19 tests ahead of Oct. 15 reopening

Question: Could you please provide details about the pre-travel testing now that the state has added more providers? All I could see on TV was the sign with the names. I need to know where to make an appointment.

Answer: As your question indicates, the state of Hawaii on Wednesday announced more “trusted testing partners” for its pre-travel COVID-19 testing program. Starting Thursday, passengers from the rest

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

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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

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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

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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

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Oakland Int’l. Aiport to offer free COVID-19 tests ahead of Hawaii’s pre-travel testing plan

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) – Ahead of the start of Hawaii’s pre-travel testing program, the Oakland International Airport (OAK) announced free rapid testing for all.



a sign on the side of a road: Oakland International Airport to give out free COVID-19 test.


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Oakland International Airport to give out free COVID-19 test.

The tests would satisfy the requirements set forth by the program for people flying to Hawaii who want to avoid the 14-day traveler quarantine.

The airport is working with CityHealth Urgent

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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

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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.

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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

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JetBlue to offer at-home pre-travel COVID-19 tests

Vault Health has created a dedicated landing page for JetBlue customers with current reservations, which allows customers to provide their JetBlue confirmation code to start the process and receive a discount on testing.

JetBlue has announced that it is introducing an at-home COVID-19 testing solution to provide more convenience to travellers with pending travel plans.

The airline has partnered with healthcare technology platform Vault Health to offer the at-home test

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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

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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

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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

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

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More Hawaii hotels announce reopening plans as pre-travel testing program start nears

HONOLULU (KHON2) — As the pre-travel testing start date of Oct. 15 nears, more hotels are announcing reopening plans.

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Some of the bigger hotels are announcing reopenings in the later part of the year. Those in the hotel industry say that it is about the time they expect some tourism to ramp up.

“You can’t open a

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Interisland pre-travel testing might happen prior to reopening to tourism – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather

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United Airlines to begin pre-travel COVID-19 testing pilot program in San Francisco for Hawaii-bound travelers

United Airlines, which brought more travelers to Hawaii than any other carrier pre-pandemic, on Oct. 15 will offer rapid COVID-19 tests to Hawaii-bound customers originating from San Francisco.

Lt. Gov. Josh Green, who was among those brokering the deal, said the state has agreed that customers participating in United’s pilot program may participate in the state’s pre-arrivals testing program which begins Oct. 15 and allows passengers to bypass the state’s

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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.

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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

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