May 19, 2016 – Mokulele Airlines announced today that they are celebrating Memorial Day weekend by offering free standby flights to military dressed in uniform* from any of their 9-airports statewide.
“Being a veteran myself, I have great admiration and appreciation for all the members of our armed services,” said Ron Hansen, CEO of Mokulele Airlines, “That’s why to thank the military for their services we’re inviting them to try a little of ours free of charge from May 27th-May 30th ”
In addition to the free standby flights for people in uniform, anyone with a valid Military I.D. will receive 10% OFF the published fare and two free checked bags when they use promo code SALUTE on mokulele.com. The offer is valid for travel through 1/31/17 to allow military to island hop over the New Years holiday and save.
“On behalf of the entire Mokulele ohana, let me extend a sincere and heartfelt Mahalo to all of our military personnel and their families,” said Hansen. “We have a tremendous amount of respect and admiration for all of those who serve, and have served, this great country of ours. We look forward to showing you the true beauty of the islands. Welcome aboard.”
Mokulele Airlines operates over 120 daily flights from 9 airports including – Honolulu and Kalaeloa (Barbers Point) airports on O‘ahu, Kapalua, Kahului and Hana airports on Maui, Kona and Waimea airport on the Big Island, Ho‘olehua and Kalaupapa airports and Mokoka‘i.
*Military not dressed in uniform will still be allowed to take advantage of the offer by showing their military ID.
The family owned and operated airline has quadrupled their number of flights since 2011 when CEO Ron Hansen purchased the company from Mesa Airlines. Mokulele is based in Kona, Hawai‘i and employs just under 250 employees. Mokulele utilizes 15 late-model Cessna Grand Caravans and operates with over 120 daily flights from 9 airports – Honolulu and Kalaeloa (Barbers Point) on O‘ahu, Kapalua, Kahului and Hana airports on Maui, Kona and Waimea airports on Hawai‘i, and Ho‘olehua and Kalaupapa airports on Moloka‘i. To book your flight visit https://www.mokuleleairlines.com/.