Mokulele Airlines Set To Launch Inaugural Flight From Waimea-Kohala Airport

The first flight from Mokulele's newest airport location will take off on September 21 following a traditional Hawaiian blessing.

Sep 16, 2013, 16:41 ET from Mokulele Airlines

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii, Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mokulele Airlines, Hawai'i's low-cost interisland air carrier, is set to begin service from its new location at the Big Island's Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE). A grand opening celebration is scheduled for September 21 and will begin with a traditional Hawaiian blessing followed by the inaugural flight of the new route which will depart at 7:00 am for Kahului Airport (OGG) on Maui.


September 21 also marks the day that Mokulele will begin daily service between Waimea-Kohala Airport and Kahului Airport with connections available to Honolulu International Airport (HNL). It is a day of celebration on the Big Island, as the grand opening coincides with Waimea's Paniolo Parade and Ho'olaule'a which is part of the month-long Hawai'i Island Festival.

To celebrate the new route, Mokulele is offering an introductory rate of just $59 one way, including taxes and fees, for reservations made by October 31, 2013. The $59 fares are based on availability, and reservations can be made online at

About Mokulele Airlines
Mokulele Airlines, flying the skies of Hawai'i since 1994, was purchased by TransPac Aviation, Inc. in 2011 with a goal of providing high quality, low-cost interisland air service. Mokulele, which is headquartered in Kailua-Kona, now offers more than 115 flights a day connecting O'ahu, Moloka'i, Lana'i, Maui and the Big Island on its fleet of nine-passenger, turbine-powered Cessna Grand Caravans. For reservations & information, visit,, contact your favorite travel agent or call 866-260-7070.

SOURCE Mokulele Airlines