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Hawaiian Airlines Celebrates ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i Month

Hawaiian Airlines Celebrates ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i Month

February 02, 2021
HONOLULU – Hawaiian Airlines is celebrating mahina ʻōlelo Hawai‘i (Hawaiian language month) by partnering with local designer Keola Nakaʻahiki Rapozo to launch the ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i Collection, a co-branded line of clothing and accessories whose sales...
Hawaiian Airlines Embraces ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i with New Language Certification

Hawaiian Airlines Embraces ‘Ōlelo Hawai‘i with New Language Certification

February 11, 2019
HONOLULU – He ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i anei ‘oe? (Are you a Hawaiian language speaker?) Hawaiian Airlines today marked an important cultural milestone as Hawai‘i’s airline by establishing an ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i (Hawaiian language) certification program for employees. Launched in time to celebrate ‘ōlelo Hawai‘i Month, the certification, which is available at no cost to any of Hawaiian’s 7,200-plus employees, broadens the carrier’s commitment to honor and perpetuate Hawai‘i’s rich culture throughout its operations.