Around Hawai‘i and Back: A Pass Traveler’s Journey to Fly Our Entire Neighbor Island Network in One Day – Hawaiian Airlines Mana’o
Remember my day flying to all the Hawaiian 717 stations? Well, one Hawaiian employee decided to top that and include all the ‘Ohana by Hawaiian stations as well. Of course, this meant he had to backtrack through Honolulu… A LOT. But he was able to hit all the stations in one day that made my look like a walk in the park. Alex — who is not the same Alex that flew with me — actually used to work for Cranky Concierge a couple years back before he got his job with Hawaiian. The company loved what he did, so they wrote it up on their blog. Enjoy the read.
United has a new tool to help you make tight connections. They say it’s saved 50,000 missed flights. – The Washington Post
United talked about its ConnectionSaver tool on its earnings call this week, and people are taking notice. Since I wrote about this in detail a few months ago, the Post reached out to me for comment.
How Will Airlines Handle the Return of Boeing’s 737 Max 8? – AdWeek
This is a really good look at the issues that will face the airlines when the 737 MAX starts flying again. It requires free registration to read the whole article.