Hawaiian Airlines still tops in on-time travel

Hawaiian Airlines remained the nation´s top carrier for punctuality in 2015, as reported by the US Department of Transportation (DOT), marking the airline´s 12th consecutive year holding the title, the airline said.

Hawai´i´s largest and longest-serving airline averaged an 88.4 percent on-time performance rating in 2015, earning the top ranking in nine of the 12 months and exceeding the industry average for the year by 8.5 percentage points. For December, Hawaiian Airlines ranked first for flight arrivals, recording a 93 percent on-time performance rating. The carrier also ranked first in fewest flight cancellations with 0.1 percent, or only five cancellations out of 6,260 flights.

Hawai´i´s largest and longest-serving airline provides daily non-stop service to Hawai´i from 11 gateway cities in North America and ten cities throughout Asia and South Pacific using Airbus A330-200 and Boeing 767-300 aircraft, making it the only carrier to offer wide-body, twin-aisle aircraft for all transpacific flights. Hawaiian Airlines also operates approximately 160 daily flights between the Hawaiian Islands using Boeing 717-200 aircraft.

Hawaiian® has led all US carriers in on-time performance for each of the past 12 years (2004-2015) as reported by the US Department of Transportation. Now in its 87th year of continuous service, 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 Airlines, Inc. is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA).