Runway Incursions Status

Meetings on HNL runway incursions occurred April 12. The HNL runway incursions (RIs) are trending down with HNL first place in the nation going to either number 4 or 5 (this is good). This year so far it appears that there were a total of 21 RIs (14 PDs, 6 OIs—read tower, and 2 vehicles […]

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Hawaii Airport Construction Projects status

State DOTA briefed on April 12, 2017 the following airport projects throughout the State.  Please remember the dates may slip do to various reasons: HNL    Work on TW L&G Widening project for RW8L starts May 8 and is three phases (west end, east end and middle).  When the west end work is being done, […]

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Runway Safety Planning at Honolulu Airport

A two plus year study was concluded April 11, 2017 on how to change the geometry at Honolulu Airport in order to reduce runway incursions and to generally improve efficiency at the airport. The implementation of the plan needs to be approved and funded by the FAA and will take over 21 years to fully […]

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