Hawaiian Airlines reports 2.9% increase in 2018 passenger traffic

Carries Record 11.8 Million Passengers in 2018, Updates Expected Fourth Quarter 2018

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA) has reported it welcomed 11,840.178 guests in 2018, a 2.9% increase over 2017, the company said.

The record number of passengers in 2018 marks 14 straight years of growth as Hawaiian continues to expand its network and fleet, providing travelers with more options to fly to, from, and within the Hawaiian Islands than any other carrier.

Hawaiian has led all US carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 14 years (2004-2017) as reported by the US Department of Transportation.

Hawaiian is Hawai´i´s biggest and longest-serving airline. Hawaiian offers non-stop service to Hawai´i from more US gateway cities (12) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 250 daily flights system-wide.