Hawaiian Airlines has been named the world´s most punctual airline in 2016 according to results released by air travel intelligence company OAG in its annual ranking of on-time performance (OTP) for all airlines and airports, the airline said.
Hawaiian has led all US carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 12 years (2004-2015) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation.
The OAG Punctuality League, derived from the most comprehensive airline schedules database in the world, revealed that 89.9 percent of Hawaiian´s flights arrived on time in 2016. The OAG Punctuality League is the most transparent global benchmark for the world´s airlines and airports.
Hawai´i´s largest and longest-serving airline provides daily non-stop service to Hawai´i from 11 gateway cities in North America using Airbus A330-200 and Boeing 767-300 aircraft, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa, and Tahiti.
Hawaiian Airlines also operates approximately 160 daily flights between the Hawaiian Islands using Boeing 717-200 aircraft. It is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA).
OAG is an air travel intelligence company that provides accurate, timely and actionable flight information and applications to the world´s airlines, airports, government agencies and travel-related service companies. Its air travel data includes a definitive schedules database of more than 900 airlines and over 4,000 airports. The company handles approximately 54 million records of flight status updates per year, processes 1.4 billion requests, and continues to deliver in excess of 35 million dynamic flight status updates daily.