Airports News

KONA – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT) celebrated the dedication of a new Aircraft Rescue and Fire-Fighting (ARFF) station at the Kona International Airport earlier today. The new 24,000 square-foot facility includes five truck bays and a fueling area, along with improved work and living areas for firefighters, office space, dorm rooms and a ...
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HONOLULU – The state Department of Transportation advises Honolulu International Airport users that the Aolele Street cell phone waiting lot, currently located between the Delta Airlines and United Airlines cargo facilities (see map below), will be moved up the street ¼-mile in the Diamond Head (east) direction to accommodate construction of a new airport access ...
Read More Honolulu International Airport Aolele Street Cell Phone Waiting Lot Will Be Relocated June 12

Summer internships are available at HDOT. Applications must be submitted by Friday, May 23, 2014. Please click below for an application form and more details. 2014 Summer Application

HONOLULU — The six Hawaii winners of the 2014 International Aviation Art Contest were honored at a ceremony held today at the Honolulu International Airport. The annual contest is sponsored by the Federation Aeronautique Internationale (FAI), the National Aeronautic Association (NAA), and the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO). The purpose of the contest ...
Read More 2014 International Aviation Art Contest Hawaii Winners Honored at Ceremony at Airport

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation Airports Division advises motorists of modified traffic patterns entering the Honolulu International Airport.  Beginning early Saturday morning, May 10, new traffic signals at the bottom of the H1 Freeway Airport off-ramps (Exits 16) leading to the ground level (Arrivals/Baggage Claim), and Aolele Street westbound approaching the Inter-Island Terminal, ...
Read More New Honolulu International Airport Traffic Signals To Be Activated May 10

KAHULUI – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Kahului and Wailuku residents of an expected increase in aircraft traffic over the area due to runway rehabilitation work on Taxiway A at Kahului Airport. Repairs will require night flights to use Runway 5-23, which requires flying over Kahului and Wailuku. Construction is expected to begin ...
Read More Taxiway Construction To Begin April 30 At Kahului Airport

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Honolulu and Ewa residents of an expected increase in aircraft traffic over these areas due to airfield maintenance work at the Honolulu International Airport. Runway 4R-22L will be closed from 6 p.m. to 9 a.m., Sunday nights through Friday mornings, weekly, through the end of September, for ...
Read More Honolulu International Airport Closures for Pavement Repairs

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Honolulu and Ewa residents of an expected increase in aircraft traffic over these areas due to airfield maintenance work at the Honolulu International Airport. Runway 4R-22L will be closed from 6 p.m. to 9 a.m., Sunday nights through Friday mornings, weekly, through the end of September, for ...
Read More Honolulu International Airport Runway Closures for Pavement Repairs

 HILO – The state Department of Transportation (HDOT), Airports Division, advises Hilo motorists of new speed bumps that will be installed at the Hilo International Airport fronting the terminal building on Monday, March 24, to address community concerns about speeding in the area.  The first speed bump will be installed at the crosswalk on the ...
Read More Hilo International Airport to Install New Speed Bumps to Address Speeding Concerns

HONOLULU — The state Department of Transportation advises Ewa residents of an expected increase in aircraft traffic over the area due to airfield maintenance work at the Honolulu International Airport. Runway 8L-26R will be closed for pavement maintenance work beginning at 3 p.m., Wednesday, February 26, to 7 a.m., Thursday morning, February 27. During this ...
Read More Honolulu International Airport to Close Runway for Maintenance