HONOLULU - March 13, 2014 - Hawaiian Airlines today announced that it will reinstate its daily San Jose service beginning May 16, 2014. In addition, the airline will also be up-gauging the aircraft on its Oakland route to the 294-seat Airbus A330-200, adding a total of 60 more seats each day, beginning June 18, 2014.
"We are excited to bring back our daily non-stop service between San Jose and Honolulu, giving our Northern California travelers more access to the Hawaiian Islands," said Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Airlines president and CEO. "The demand for travel from the Bay Area has been strong, so additionally, we are pleased to offer more capacity and all of the enhanced amenities that our A330 aircraft has to offer for our Oakland travelers."
Hawaiian Airlines currently offers daily non-stop service between Oakland and both Honolulu and Kahului, Maui. The airline previously announced that new seasonal summer service between Oakland and both Lihu'e, Kaua'i and Kona, Hawai'i Island will commence this June, connecting all four main Hawaiian Islands to Northern California.
Daily San Jose-Honolulu Schedule
Daily non-stop service between San Jose and Honolulu will be operated on Hawaiian Airlines' wide-body, twin-aisle Boeing 767-300ER aircraft with the following schedule:
|HA 44||HNL-SJC||2:20 p.m.||10:30 p.m.||Boeing 767-300ER||May 16, 2014|
|HA 43||SJC-HNL||10:10 a.m.||12:35 p.m.||Boeing 767-300ER||May 17, 2014|
Hawaiian Airlines' B767 aircraft seats 264 passengers in a two-class cabin, with 18 in Business Class and 246 in the Main Cabin. Amenities include personal electronic tablets available for purchase.
Daily Oakland-Honolulu Schedule
Daily service between Oakland and Honolulu will continue with slightly adjusted times beginning June 18, 2014:
|HA 48||HNL-OAK||2:10 p.m.||10:25 p.m.||Airbus 330-200||June 18, 2014|
|HA 47||OAK-HNL||10:00 a.m.||12:20 p.m.||Airbus 330-200||June 19, 2014|
Travelers to and from Oakland will enjoy Hawaiian Airlines' A330 amenities, highlighted by the personal on-demand entertainment system at each seat, increased legroom, and a roomy interior. With high-resolution LCD touch-screen monitors in each seatback, the A330's state-of-the-art entertainment system lets customers choose from a wide range of movies, TV programs, music, and video games, while also offering a USB port for the use of their own personal media players.
Adding to the enjoyment of the travel experience on Hawaiian Airlines is the carrier's signature onboard hospitality program, Mea Ho'okipa (translation: I am host). Travelers will enjoy island-style complimentary meals and made-in-Hawai'i snacks to go along with Hawaiian Airlines' engaging presentation of the islands' culture, people and Aloha Spirit throughout the flight.
For more information, or to book tickets today, visit HawaiianAirlines.com or call Hawaiian Airlines' reservations department toll-free at (800) 367-5320.
About Hawaiian Airlines
Hawaiian® has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 10 years (2004-2013) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Consumer surveys by Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all ranked Hawaiian the highest of all domestic airlines serving Hawai'i.
Now in its 85th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawai'i's biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the U.S. mainland. Hawaiian offers nonstop service to Hawai'i from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. New nonstop service will begin between Honolulu and Beijing, China in April 2014, subject to government approval. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands.
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