Island Air to stop service to Molokai

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) - Island Air says it plans to stop flying to Molokai.

The company announced Tuesday evening that the last flights to Molokai will be April 1.

The Maui News says the company was purchased last year by billionaire Larry Ellison.

According to the company, all of the airline's Molokai-based employees will be offered an opportunity to transfer elsewhere.

Island Air says it will contact customers with confirmed reservations to or from Molokai on April 2 or later. The company says those customers will receive ticket refunds or have their reservations transferred to another air carrier.

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