Airport runway work to increase aircraft traffic over Honolulu

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

The state Department of Transportation says runway 8L/26R will be closed for airfield maintenance work at 10 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, through 6 a.m., Thursday, April 25.

During this time, flight patterns will be modified, resulting in increased air traffic over Downtown Honolulu.

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