HONOLULU – Sept. 29, 2009 - Hawaiian Airlines has been advised by the FAA that Pago Pago International Airport in American Samoa is closed due to runway damage.

Hawaiian’s next scheduled flight from Honolulu to Pago Pago, Hawaiian Flight 465, is scheduled for departure at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 1, 2009. The company intends to operate this flight as scheduled, pending its confirmation that conditions at Pago Pago International Airport are satisfactory and will support its operations.

Hawaiian Airlines is otherwise operating normally and no other operations have been affected.

Additional information will be announced as details are confirmed.