POSTED: 12:16 p.m. HST, Apr 5, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 12:53 p.m. HST, Apr 5, 2013
Hawaiian Airlines is expanding service to American Samoa for the summer to accommodate increased demand for travel between Honolulu and Pago Pago.
The carrier said the addition of a third flight per week between the two cities will start June 19. The seasonal third flight will operate on Wednesdays through Aug. 21.
In addition, Hawaiian said its Thursday flight between Honolulu and Pago Pago will operate on Fridays from June 21 through Aug. 16, which will give Pago Pago service on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for the summer season.
For the summer period, Hawaiian Flight 1465 will depart from Honolulu on Wednesdays at 4:40 p.m. and arrive in Pago Pago at 9:20 p.m. The return Flight 1466 will depart Pago Pago Wednesdays at 11:20 p.m. and arrive in Honolulu at 5:40 a.m. the following morning. Hawaiian’s Flight 465 / 466 round trip, currently operated on Mondays and Thursdays, will operate Mondays and Fridays at the same times as Flight 1465 / 1466 for the summer season.