21 April 2014
Hawaiian Airlines reported it has launched three-times weekly nonstop service to Beijing, the latest addition to its expanded international network and first mainland China destination.
Hawaiian Airlines launched inaugural service between Honolulu and Beijing, the airlines first destination in mainland China.
Hawaiian Airlines´ new nonstop service between Honolulu and Beijing will add nearly 50,000 seats to both travel markets. According to HTA, the state´s official tourism agency, Hawai´i welcomed more than 132,000 visitors from China in 2013, and projects an increase of 37 percent in 2014. In addition, the China market is the highest spending visitor market with an average of USD397 per person per day spending.
Hawaiian has led all US carriers in on-time performance for each of the past ten years (2004-2013) as reported by the US Department of Transportation. It is a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA). Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com.