What is the best airport to fly into on Maui?
Kahului Airport is the primary airport on the island of Maui and receives both overseas and interisland flights. On Maui you’ll find beautiful beaches, exciting water sports, Haleakala Crater, the old whaling town of Lahaina, blue skies, great dining and the Aloha spirit. We look forward to welcoming you to the Valley Island.
Why are lines at Kahului Airport so long?
TSA said the long lines are simply because Kahului airport can’t handle the influx of travelers. “We seen a good increase here for the summer season due to the increase in the flight schedules,” said Maui Airport district manager Marvin Moniz.
How much land was transferred to the USA for Maui Airport?
On November 26, 1941, Governor’s Executive Order No. 959 transferred 14.77 acres of land to the USA for Maui Airport Military Reservation and the Army contributed $600 for construction work at the airport.
What happened to the Hawaiian Airlines plane?
Hawaii News Now reported, citing the Coast Guard, that the Honolulu Control Facility reported losing radar contact with the plane approximately 15 nautical miles offshore south of Hana, Maui. The station said that the flight had departed from Kahului and was headed to the Waimea-Kohala airport.