HONOLULU, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (Amex: HA; PCX) ("Holdings" or "the Company"), today announced that it filed an extension notification with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its Annual Report on Form 10-K. The Company announced in an 8-K filed March 15 that it has recently completed a significant refinancing of its term A and term B credit facilities. As a result of the management resources dedicated to the refinancing effort, the Company has filed for this extension to allow additional time to complete the work required to finalize the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K.

Forward Looking Statements

The foregoing information contains certain forward-looking statements that reflect the Company's current views with respect to certain current and future events and financial performance, including statements regarding the positioning of the Company for future growth. These forward-looking statements are and will be, as the case may be, subject to many risks, uncertainties and factors relating to the Company's operations and business environment which may cause the Company's actual results to be materially different from any future results, expressed or implied, in these forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, the ability of the Company satisfy the conditions necessary to release the loan proceeds from the restricted account. Any forward-looking statements in this release are based upon information available to the Company on the date of this release. The Company does not undertake to publicly update or revise its forward-looking statements even if experience or future changes make it clear that any statements expressed or implied therein will not be realized. Additional information on risk factors that could potentially affect the Company's financial results may be found in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

SOURCE Hawaiian Holdings, Inc.
03/17/2006
CONTACT: Keoni Wagner, VP Public Affairs of Hawaiian Airlines,
+1-808-838-6778, keoni.wagner@hawaiianair.com; or Investor Relations, Allyson
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of Integrated Corporate Relations, +1-310-395-2215, for Hawaiian Holdings, Inc.
(HA)