FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, August 11, 2017
ISLAND AIR ANNOUNCES OPERATIONAL PERFORMANCE FOR JULY 2017
HONOLULU — Island Air announced today that for the month of July 2017, 93.2 percent of its flights arrived on time and it completed 98 percent of its 2,068 scheduled flights.
(With major airlines that report their on-time information to the U.S. Department of Transportation, a flight is counted as “on time” if it arrives within 14 minutes of its scheduled arrival time). *
Island Air publicly discloses its operational performance so that current and potential customers can see how the airline is performing as it continues to expand its service and provide Hawai‘i residents and visitors with an alternative option for interisland air travel.
ABOUT ISLAND AIR:
Island Air is the value leader in the Hawaiian Islands, offering 448 convenient flights each week between O‘ahu, Maui, Kaua‘i and Hawai‘i Island. The affordable alternative for interisland travel, Island Air’s 78-seat Q400 and 64-seat ATR-72 aircraft are able to provide captivating aerial views of Hawai‘i’s remarkable landscapes. Founded in 1980 as Princeville Airways, the company was renamed Island Air in 1992 and has been proudly serving the Islands of Hawai‘i for more than 35 years.
For more information about Island Air or to make a reservation, visit www.islandair.com or call (800) 652-6541. Let us know how we are doing on Yelp or TripAdvisor or just stay connected by liking Island Air on Facebook at www.facebook.com/islandairhawaii, or follow @IslandAirHawaii on Twitter and @IslandAir_Hawaii on Instagram.
* Island Air operational performance numbers reflect system wide operations, based on all of the flights that are operated under its brand, using Official Airline Guide (OAG) published arrival times and Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS) data. Island Air’s performance data is not reflected in the U.S. Department of Transportation monthly Air Travel Consumer Report, which currently tracks the performance and punctuality of 13 of the nation’s largest airlines that are required to submit data.
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