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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (“HDOT”) is tasked with ensuring that the State of Hawaii’s transportation facilities including its airports and harbors are run in a way that protects the safety and well-being of its citizenry. These facilities play a vital role in the life and economy of the State. Currently, 80% of ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has notified the Hawaii Department of Public Safety (DPS) of its intention to terminate the agreement between the departments at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL). HDOT believes the agreement is out of date. The current agreement between HDOT and DPS began July 1, 2002 and ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), Airports Division is hosting a Career Fair at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport for persons interested in working for HDOT. The fair will present job seekers with various employment opportunities with our Airports, Harbors, Highways, and Administration Divisions. The Career Fair will be held at the ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) is responding to Attorney General Doug Chin’s announcement that no criminal charges will be filed against the Securitas law enforcement officer involved in the death of an unrestrained pit bull at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport the night of March 28, 2017. “We thank the investigators ...
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HONOLULU – With immense pride the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) officially announces the Honolulu International Airport is now the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport (HNL). “Dan spent more than 50 years flying between Honolulu and Washington, DC. representing the people of Hawaii. The iconic tower upon which his name is now affixed is a ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) Airports Division alerts travelers of limited parking at the Honolulu International Airport’s public parking lots during Memorial Day weekend due to an anticipated increase in airline passengers. There are nearly 5,200 parking spaces available to the public at Honolulu International Airport (HNL). During holiday weekends, typically the ...
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State to save hundreds of millions of dollars in guaranteed airport electricity savings HONOLULU — The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) has entered the second phase of its Energy Savings Performance Contract with Johnson Controls to provide high-efficiency lighting at 11 Hawaii airports and solar photovoltaic systems at Honolulu International Airport. The total guaranteed energy ...
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HONOLULU – A bill that would have created an airport corporation to manage Hawaii’s 15 airports, failed to make it out of the State Legislature by today’s deadline. The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) and many other airport stakeholders strongly supported Senate Bill 658. The following quotes are responses to the measure’s unsuccessful bid this ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT), in coordination with the Airlines Committee of Hawaii, the Airport Concessionaires Committee, and various stakeholders agree the inefficiencies associated with the Airports Division system must be changed, which are reasons they support the airport corporation proposal currently being debated in the State Legislature. The current process requires ...
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HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu residents that Runway 4R-22L will be closed early Saturday morning, April 15, 2017, from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m., for airfield survey work. During this time, flight patterns will be altered to use other operational runways which may cause an increase in air traffic over ...
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