Hawaiian Airlines announced today it is resuming its daily nonstop service between Los Angeles and Maui as well as adding new daily nonstop service between San Francisco and Maui, both effective June 15, 2002. The company is also introducing a fourth daily flight between Los Angeles and Honolulu that will be seasonal service to accommodate summer peak travel demand, effective June 15 - September 2, 2002.
Starting June 15, Hawaiian will resume operation of Flight 5, departing LAX daily at 11:15 a.m. and arriving at Maui’s Kahului Airport at 1:30 p.m. The return Flight 6 will depart Maui at 3:00 p.m. and arrive in Los Angeles at 11:00 p.m.
The new Flight 15 will depart San Francisco daily at 9:40 a.m. and arrive on Maui at 12:00 noon. The return Flight 14 will depart Maui at 1:25 p.m. and arrive in San Francisco at 9:35 p.m.
The new Maui flights will be operated with Hawaiian’s state-of-the-art Boeing 767-300ER extended-range aircraft. The twin-aisle, twinjet Boeing 767-300ER will seat 252 passengers, 18 in First Class and 234 in Coach Class, offering wide-body comfort and the latest in passenger amenities.
With the added flights, Hawaiian will be up to three daily nonstop flights between key West Coast markets and Maui in time for the peak summer travel season. The company previously announced daily nonstop service between Seattle and Maui starting March 15. Hawaiian currently offers seven daily round trip flights between five West Coast gateways and Honolulu.