June 9, 2016 –Mokulele Airlines announced today that they will once again celebrate King Kamehameha Day by lei’ing the first 500 passengers who island hop on June 10th at all 9 airport stations.
“Mokulele was founded in 1994 by a native Hawaiian, Rebecca “Kawehi” Inaba with the goal of sharing the beauty of the islands with passengers,” said Rob McKinney, President of Mokulele Airlines. “Our mission to embrace her passion has only grown. That’s why we provide daily service to some of Hawaii’s smallest and most picturesque communities including Hana, Waimea and Kapalua.”
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.
“King Kamehameha united the islands and the holiday that honors his legacy inspires us to make it convenient and affordable for kama‘aina and visitors alike to visit the neighbor islands,” said McKinney.
“Mokulele Airlines is a locally owned and operated business, and we believe strongly in treating our passengers like family, so we wanted to do something special to commemorate this important holiday and share Aloha.”
To book your island hop visit Mokulele.com
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/.