Top News on Mokulele Airlines

  • Republic takes stake in struggling Mokulele


    <p>US regional operator Republic Airways Holdings has deepened its ties with new partner Mokulele Airlines after converting an existing loan into an equity stake in the Hawaiian carrier. </p><p>Republic in October 2008 negotiated a deal with Mokulele for its Shuttle America subsidiary to operate four Embraer E-170s on inter-island routes, and also loaned the Hawaiian carrier $8 million. </p><p>Operations started in November, but last month Mokulele barely escaped defaulting on a $300,000 payment to Republic after its employees agreed to defer wages in order for the carrier to pay Republic. </p><p>In a recent earnings call outlining Mokulele's discussions with stakeholders to recapitalize, Republic CEO Bryan Bedford said: "We are obviously, if we have to, we are going to become a lot more intimate with what it means to be a Hawaiian airline." </p><p>Bedford and Republic followed through on that pledge after the carrier agreed to convert a large portion of the $8 million loan into a 50%


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  • Hawaiian buys two turboprops


    Hawaiian Airlines has signed agreements to buy two turboprop aircraft from an unnamed supplier as part of its plan to...


  • Island Air shows off new livery as Hawaiian competition heats up


    Hawaii-based Island Air has revealed a new livery to adorn a new fleet of 50- and 70-seat turboprops schedule to enter...


  • Hawaiian to launch new regional subsidiary


    Hawaiian Holdings has signed a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire turboprop aircraft from an unnamed supplier as part of...


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  • Mokulele Airlines to add service on Hawaii island

    News | 03 Jul 2013 15:19 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has selected Hawaiian carrier Mokulele Flight Services to provide air service from Kamuela on Hawaii island to...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mokulele-Airlines-to-add-service-on-Hawaii-island-387916/
  • Hawaiian buys two turboprops

    News | 05 Sep 2012 15:30 | Edward Russell

    Hawaiian Airlines has signed agreements to buy two turboprop aircraft from an unnamed supplier as part of its plan to launch a new regional subsidiary in Hawaii. Scott...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hawaiian-buys-two-turboprops-376101/
  • Island Air shows off new livery as Hawaiian competition heats up

    News | 20 Jul 2012 12:52 | Stephen Trimble

    Hawaii-based Island Air has revealed a new livery to adorn a new fleet of 50- and 70-seat turboprops schedule to enter service next month, but its growth...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Island-Air-shows-off-new-livery-as-Hawaiian-competition-heats-up-374585/
  • Hawaiian to launch new regional subsidiary

    News | 17 Jul 2012 21:04 | Edward Russell

    Hawaiian Holdings has signed a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire turboprop aircraft from an unnamed supplier as part of plans to set up a new regional subsidiary...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hawaiian-to-launch-new-regional-subsidiary-374464/
  • Mesa considers more CRJ200s in Hawaii

    News | 16 Oct 2009 00:52 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Mesa Air Group may place a sixth Bombardier CRJ200 in the Hawaiian inter-island market in 2010 now that it has taken over Mokulele Airlines' flights from...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mesa-considers-more-CRJ200s-in-Hawaii-333520/
  • INTERVIEW: Republic chief executive Bryan Bedford

    News | 19 Aug 2009 14:53 | Lori Ranson

    Bryan Bedford is attempting to get ahead of the game, making bold moves to redefine Republic's role in the American regional markethttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Republic-chief-executive-Bryan-Bedford-331221/