Hawaiian Airlines Reports September Traffic Statistics

HONOLULU, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: HA), today announced its systemwide traffic statistics for September, third quarter, and year-to-date.

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    SYSTEMWIDE OPERATIONS
    SEPTEMBER                2009              2008          % Change
    ---------                ----              ----          --------
    PAX                    683,829           595,070             14.9%
    RPMS (000)             647,500           599,188              8.1%
    ASMS (000)             772,467           749,155              3.1%
    LF                       83.8%             80.0%          3.8 pts.

    THIRD QUARTER             2009              2008          % Change
    -------------             ----              ----          --------
    PAX                  2,202,143         2,049,060              7.5%
    RPMS (000)           2,127,655         1,959,310              8.6%
    ASMS (000)           2,507,288         2,441,366              2.7%
    LF                       84.9%             80.3%          4.6 pts.

    YEAR-TO-DATE              2009              2008          % Change
    ------------              ----              ----          --------
    PAX                  6,278,113         5,936,036              5.8%
    RPMS (000)           6,139,389         5,932,617              3.5%
    ASMS (000)           7,335,032         7,114,213              3.1%
    LF                       83.7%             83.4%          0.3 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.

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