Runway repairs to route flights over downtown Honolulu tonight - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Runway repairs to route flights over downtown Honolulu tonight

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu residents can expect an increase in aircraft traffic Monday night due to airfield maintenance work at the Honolulu International Airport.

The state Department of Transportation says runway 8R-26L will be closed for airfield maintenance work from 6 p.m. Monday night through 2 a.m. Tuesday.

State transportation officials say the work will force more aircraft traffic over parts of urban Honolulu, from Kalihi to downtown Honolulu.

 Copyright 2012 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly