HONOLULU, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (Amex: HA; PCX), today announced its systemwide traffic statistics for the month of August and year-to-date (see chart below). In August, Hawaiian served 548,169 passengers, while recording Revenue Passengers Miles (RPMs) of 596,026,000, Available Seat Miles (ASMs) of 695,477,000, and Load Factor (LF) of 85.7 percent.

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    HAWAIIAN AIRLINES, INC.
    TRAFFIC STATISTICS

             AUGUST      AUGUST     %         AUGUST YTD    AUGUST YTD    %
              2006        2005    CHANGE         2006          2005     CHANGE

    SCHEDULED
    OPERATIONS

    PAX      544,203      528,026   3.1%        4,075,743      3,845,919  6.0%
    RPMS 585,769,920  617,322,678  (5.1%)   4,485,237,012  4,324,561,233  3.7%
    ASMS 682,914,713  683,909,838  (0.1%)   5,139,117,255  4,994,171,608  2.9%
    LF        85.8%      90.3%    (4.5) pts      87.3%         86.6%   0.7 pts

    CHARTER
    OPERATIONS

    PAX        3,966        3,908   1.5%           31,112       42,003 (25.9%)
    RPMS  10,256,388   10,852,516  (5.5%)      85,640,830  116,020,239 (26.2%)
    ASMS  12,562,648   13,035,238  (3.6%)      96,311,414  141,880,596 (32.1%)
    LF        81.6%      83.3%    (1.6) pts       88.9%        81.8%   7.1 pts

    TOTAL

    PAX       548,169     531,934   3.1%        4,106,855    3,887,922   5.6%
    RPMS(000) 596,026     628,175  (5.1%)       4,570,878    4,440,581   2.9%
    ASMS(000) 695,477     696,945  (0.2%)       5,235,429    5,136,052   1.9%
    LF         85.7%      90.1%    (4.4) pts      87.3%        86.5%   0.8 pts



    PAX:  Passengers transported
    RPM:  One paying passenger transported one mile
    ASM:  One seat transported one mile
    LF:   Percentage of seating capacity utilized

     Additional information is available online at HawaiianAirlines.com.

SOURCE Hawaiian Airlines, Inc.

CONTACT: Keoni Wagner of Hawaiian Airlines, Inc.
1-808-838-6778, Keoni.Wagner@hawaiianair.com