39 Out-of-State Air Travelers Arrive on MauiApril 17, 2020, 8:36 AM HST · Updated April 18, 11:43 AM 0 Comments
The Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation has temporarily closed sections of its airports because of low passenger volumes, which are down 99 percent from last year. At the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport the closures include all the B and C gates and nearly half of the baggage claims.
764 Passengers Arrive on Wednesday, Including National Guard Soldiers
On Wednesday, 764 people arrived in Hawai‘i including 105 visitors and 480 residents. The returning resident count is particularly high for Wednesday because it includes about 300 National Guard Soldiers who returned from a deployment.
39 Out-of-State Air Travelers Arrive on Maui
On Maui, there were 39 individuals who arrived from out-of-state including nine crew members, 23 residents and seven visitors.
Thursday marked three weeks since the state’s mandatory 14-day self-quarantine started for all passengers arriving in Hawai‘i from out of state.
During this same time last year, nearly 30,000 passengers arrived in Hawai‘i daily, including residents and visitors. The quarantine order was expanded on April 1st to include interisland travelers.
Crew = flight crew members
Intended Resident = people who are moving to Hawaii such as military members and their families, and former residents who intend to live in Hawaii
Resident = people who have a Hawaii ID
Transit = people who are in transit to another location through Hawaii and aren’t leaving the airport
Visitor = people who do not have a Hawaii ID including essential health care workers, essential federal workers, former residents such as mainland college students coming to stay with family, military on temporary assignment, and leisure travelers