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Australia’s JetStar Reopens Honolulu-Melbourne Route
August 2nd, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Hawaii will get additional airlift from Australia, later this year, when JetStar reinstates service from Honolulu to Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city.


Brisbane, Australia. Red dot on right. Courtesy of Wikimedia.
Australian Visitor Numbers Increasing
June 21st, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Airlines is adding a new Brisbane service to accommodate an increasing number of Australian visitors.


Hawaiian Airlines, photo by Wendy Osher.
Hawaiian Offering $300 “Rescue Fare” to Air Australia Flyers
February 16th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

Hawaiian Airlines announced it is offering a special one-way “Rescue Fare” for travelers stranded by today’s shutdown of Air Australia.


Air Australia has gone into bankruptcy and shut down all flights, including two out of Hawaii. Coutesy of Hawaii News Now.
Hundreds Left Stranded by Air Australia Shutdown
February 16th, 2012 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui Business
 

Air Australia announced today that it will suspend all flights immediately, including two from Honolulu to Brisbane and Melbourne.


Hawaiian Airlines newest aircraft, the 294-seat Airbus A330-200, is seen flying above beautiful Hawaii. Hawaiian is launching daily, nonstop flights between Honolulu and Osaka, Japan, this July. Osaka will be the third Asia destination that Hawaiian has launched service to in recent months, following Seoul in January and Tokyo last November. (PRNewsFoto/Hawaiian Airlines, Chad Slattery)
Hawaiian Beefs Up Sydney Daily With New Airbus
December 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui Business
 

Starting in May 2012, Hawaiian Airlines announced that it is upgrading its Sydney-Honolulu daily flights with a new and larger Airbus A330-200 aircraft.


Hawaiian Airlines, photo by Wendy Osher.
Hawaiian To Fly Daily Year-Round to Sydney
July 26th, 2011 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui Business
 

Starting December 14, Hawaiian Airlines will be running daily year-round nonstop flights between Sydney, Australia, and Honolulu.


File photo.
Hawaiian Passenger Counts Up Slightly In March, Year-To-Date
April 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

Despite the downturn in Japanese tourism in March, Hawaiian Airlines is meeting projections for slight gains in 2011 as it reports a 4% total passenger count increase for March over same period last year.


File photo by Wendy Osher.
HTA Seeks Marketing Proposals by June
April 4th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui Business
 

The Hawai’i Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, announced that it will be issuing a request for proposals (RFP) for external tourism marketing management services on April 5, 2011.


KAPALUA HOLDS ONTO SEASON OPENING PGA EVENT THROUGH 2019: New Name is SBS Championship
KAPALUA HOLDS ONTO SEASON OPENING PGA EVENT THROUGH 2019: New Name is SBS Championship
May 7th, 2009 · Comments Off · Featured, Maui News
 

The season-opening event for the PGA TOUR has a new title sponsor.  Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS) replaces Mercedes-Benz as the title sponsor, with the new 10-year agreement set to run through 2019. The agreement with Mercedes was set to run through 2010 at The Plantation Course in Kapalua.  While the current site agreement is through […]