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Aloha Airlines Breaks Records for Nation's Best On-Time Performance

HONOLULU (KHNL) - Aloha Airlines reclaimed the top spot as the most punctual of the nation's airlines, with a record-breaking 97% on-time record for the month of August 2007.

That is the best monthly performance posted in the past two years among all the airlines that report to the U.S. Department of Transportation.

"This is the kind of achievement that tells Aloha's 3,500 employees that their hard work day in and day out has paid off," said David A. Banmiller, Aloha's president and chief executive officer. "We strive to be among the best airlines in on-time performance not purely out of our sense of pride but for our customers, who have come to expect this from Aloha Airlines."

Hawaiian Airlines was at the number one spot from January 2007 to August 2007.  Hawaiian now drops to the second spot at 93%.

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