Dhar Joins Hawaiian Airlines Board

Hawaiian Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., has announced the appointment of Abhi Dhar to the company´s boards of directors, the company said.

Dhar, who most recently served as chief information/digital officer of Walgreens, has extensive travel industry experience in leadership roles at Cendant, Travelport and TravelClick. He departed Walgreens to launch Packyge, an e-commerce ship-to-store enterprise as co-founder and chief executive officer.

Hawaiian®, the world´s most punctual airline as reported by OAG, has led all US carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 13 years (2004-2016) as reported by the US Department of Transportation. Consumer surveys by Condé Nast Traveler and Travel + Leisure have placed Hawaiian the among the top of all domestic airlines serving Hawai´i.

Now in its 88th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawai´i´s biggest and longest-serving airline. Hawaiian offers non-stop service to Hawai´i from more US gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 170 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 250 daily flights system-wide.

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com. Follow updates on Twitter about Hawaiian (@HawaiianAir) and its special fare offers (@HawaiianFares), and become a fan on its Facebook page. For career postings and updates, follow Hawaiian´s LinkedIn page.