Aviation

WATCH: The ‘new normal’ of flying between the Hawaiian Islands

While its services to Australia and New Zealand currently remain suspended, and as more of the carrier’s employees return to the workplace, Hawaiian Airlines has shared a video to show the ‘new normal’ of flying between the Hawaiian Islands.

Quarantine orders between Hawaii’s neighbour islands have now been lifted, and Hawaiian is taking a major step toward rebuilding inter-island flight schedules from Honolulu, Oahu to Maui, the Big Island, Kauai, Molokai, and Lanai.

Since late March, Hawaiian has been operating a reduced flight schedule within the Hawaiian Islands to support essential travel and cargo transportation.

The airline increased its services between the Hawaiian Islands in June, following the ending of a 14-day quarantine requirement for inter-island passengers as part of a phased reopening of the economy, given the state’s progress containing the spread of COVID-19.

Guests arriving at Hawaiian’s airport lobbies in Hawaii will notice new health and safety protocols including social distancing measures when checking in, boarding and inflight; plexiglass shields at counters and podiums; and frequent cleaning of self-service kiosks and aircraft, including electrostatic disinfection of cabins.

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