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Former Aloha CEO predicted future of go!

By Dave Segal

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 19, 2014

~~<p>Former Aloha Airlines CEO David Banmiller said he feels vindicated but sad that everything he predicted and warned people about go! turned out to be true.</p>
<p>&quot;I personally don't think they ever belonged in Hawaii,&quot; Banmiller said by telephone Tuesday from his home in Dublin, Ireland. &quot;It was a decision that I never thought was in the best interest of their shareholders, and has now a few years later proven to be true. Unfortunately, their provocative and misguided entrance into the marketplace, as we predicted, led to the unfortunate demise of Aloha Airlines. Our pleas to both government officials and the media fell on deaf ears.&quot;</p>
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Former Aloha Airlines CEO David Banmiller said he feels vindicated but sad that everything he predicted and warned people about go! turned out to be true.

"I personally don't think they ever belonged in Hawaii," Banmiller said by telephone Tuesday from his home in Dublin, Ireland. "It was a decision that I never thought was in the best interest of their shareholders, and has now a few years later proven to be true. Unfortunately, their provocative and misguided entrance into the marketplace, as we predicted, led to the unfortunate demise of Aloha Airlines. Our pleas to both government officials and the media fell on deaf ears." Login for more...



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