Articles tagged “hawaiian”

U.S. Airlines Cave In to Chinese Demands About Taiwan

U.S. Airlines Cave In to Chinese Demands About Taiwan

Bloomberg

U.S. airlines are choosing their pocketbooks over their principles as they bow to Chinese pressure to designate Taiwan as part of China. U.S.-based tech companies have gone along with Chinese censorship in the past so it's not a big surprise that airlines caved in. It is, however, regrettable.

12 months ago

Hawaiian Airlines Trims Schedule Because of Late Airbus Deliveries

Hawaiian Airlines Trims Schedule Because of Late Airbus Deliveries

Michael Sasso, Bloomberg

Hawaiian Airlines was not digging those big vibrations in Pratt & Whitney engines, and delays in getting them fixed is forcing the airline to play mix and match with its schedule.

1 year ago

Hawaiian Airlines Changes Surfboard Policy After Wave of Complaints

Hawaiian Airlines Changes Surfboard Policy After Wave of Complaints

Associated Press

Mahalo to Hawaiian for acting on customer feedback.

2 years ago

Hawaiian Airlines Is First U.S. Airliner to Help Monitor Climate Change

Hawaiian Airlines Is First U.S. Airliner to Help Monitor Climate Change

Associated Press

The sprawling Pacific has few weather observation posts. To fill the gap, scientists are fitting air and pollution monitors onto commercial aircraft. Kudos to Hawaiian for being the first U.S. airline (and the seventh airliner worldwide) to participate.

2 years ago

Airlines See Pajama Styles as Competitive Advantage for Premium Passengers

Airlines See Pajama Styles as Competitive Advantage for Premium Passengers

Justin Bachman, Bloomberg

Airline competition is evolving from lounges to loungewear in the front of the plane. Hey, if they have lie-flat seats on long-haul flights, then frequent flyers might as well walk the aisles and sleep in style.

3 years ago

Hawaiian Airlines Hires Design Firms to Restyle Uniforms

Hawaiian Airlines Hires Design Firms to Restyle Uniforms

Associated Press

When it comes to uniforms there's nothing wrong with a refresh every few years as long as the designers know what they are doing and take the views of employees into account.

3 years ago

U.S. Airlines With the Best On-Time Performance in 2014

U.S. Airlines With the Best On-Time Performance in 2014

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Route location plays a huge part in Alaska's and Hawaiian's continued success. A better indicator of aviation progress is overall industry on-time pefromance, record, which continues to decline.

4 years ago