Hawaii declares emergency over Maui wildfires

World Jul 13, 2019

Hawaii declares emergency over Maui wildfires

Hawaii's governor on Friday declared an emergency on the island of Maui, where firefighters were battling a blaze that forced the evacuations of thousands of people and sent huge clouds of smoke billowing over nearby beaches. Although most of the evacuees were later allowed to ...

Alert level increased on Hawaii's Big Island at world's largest volcano

World Jul 3, 2019

Alert level increased on Hawaii's Big Island at world's largest volcano

Federal officials raised the alert level Tuesday for the world's largest active volcano, Hawaii's Mauna Loa, which last erupted in 1984. The U.S. Geological Survey changed the level from "normal" to "advisory" following a steady increase in earthquakes and ground swelling that began in March. An ...

Business Apr 19, 2019

ANA lands test flight of new A380, 'Flying Honu,' in Hawaii

All Nippon Airways has completed a test flight of a new wide-body aircraft, which arrived in Hawaii on Wednesday. The Japanese airline completed the first of two tests when the Airbus A380 "Flying Honu" touched down at Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu, according ...