Quantcast
  

Tuesday, October 21, 2014         

TO ACCESS SUBSCRIBER CONTENT:
Current Print Subscribers
ACTIVATE account
- OR -
LOGIN or SUBSCRIBE
for full digital access

Lure in new airlines, isle officials say

Adding different carriers and routes would buoy tourism in a "very competitive world"

By Dave Segal

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 29, 2014

~~<p>Hawaii tourism officials are courting about a dozen airlines not currently serving Hawaii, which they hope will some day set up shop here.</p>
<p>Even as visitor arrivals and spending continue on a record pace for the third straight year, those involved in the state's No. 1 industry can't afford to get complacent. Airplanes are movable assets and could easily be redeployed elsewhere.</p>
~~

Hawaii tourism officials are courting about a dozen airlines not currently serving Hawaii, which they hope will some day set up shop here.

Even as visitor arrivals and spending continue on a record pace for the third straight year, those involved in the state's No. 1 industry can't afford to get complacent. Airplanes are movable assets and could easily be redeployed elsewhere. Login for more...



Login or sign up below for the complete story

Print Subscribers
ACTIVATION
Current print subscribers, activate your premium content account for unlimited online access & commenting
New Subscribers
Find subscription offers in your area and choose the package that suits your reading preferences.

14-DAY PASS
14 day premium online access and commenting ability on StarAdvertiser.com