Go! Airlines says goodbyeUPDATED 7:56 AM HST Apr 01, 2014Video Transcript
for its final landing" last night. The airlines flew it's last route from Hilo to Oahu. KITV 4's Ashley Moser joining us from the newsroom -- with more. Ashley? Ann...it was a short flight from Hilo to Honolulu last night where crew serviced their last Go! Airlines route. We spoke to some crew members who say this was a sad time for them. Most of them started from the beginning...eight years ago. They say now they are looking new jobs ... But are worried they won't be able to find any here in Hawaii...instead looking to take a job on the mainland. John 25:36 "WORKING HERE AT GO AIRLINES IS LIKE A GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR ME. UM I'M GOING TO MISS THEM A LOT. SO IT'S HARD. ONE SAYING ...IT'S PRETTY EASY FOR ME TO SAY 'HI' AND 'HELLO' BUT IT'S HARD FOR ME TO SAY GOODBYE." 25:55 40 seconds Go! Air broll final flight Travelers may be thinking Go!'s departure will lead to higher interisland fares... Island Air's announcement of new aircraft comes a few weeks after Hawaiian Airlines launched its Ohana Service with ATR-42 planes, which seats 48 people. The Hawaiian service includes three daily trips between Honolulu and Molokai, and two daily trips to Lanai. So Ann...even though Go! Is gone... customers are left with alternatives. Reporting Live Ashley Moser...KITV 4 News. Back to you!