Economic Impact of General Aviation in

Hawaii


According to the PricewaterhouseCoopers study, Contribution of General Aviation to the US Economy in 2013, general aviation in Hawaii contributes $742 million to the state’s economy annually.

Aviation by the Numbers

According to the Hawaii Department of Transportation, there are 15 airports within the Airport System, serving 3,352 pilots and 461 active general aviation aircraft.

Number of Jobs

According to the PricewaterhouseCoopers study, Contribution of General Aviation to the US Economy in 2013, general aviation supports 4,100 jobs in Hawaii, resulting in $260 million in labor income.

Economic Impact

According to the same study, general aviation in Hawaii contributes $742 million to the state’s total economic output annually.

According to the Hawaii Department of Transportation, Hawaii is home to 10 repair stations, 3 FAA-approved pilot schools, 689 student pilots and 738 flight instructors.

In addition, there are 16 fixed-base operators in the state, according to the Hawaii Department of Transportation. According to Helicopter Association International, there are 19 heliports in Hawaii.

Latest News

    More News

    Proclamations and Resolutions

    Across the United States, governors and mayors from all 50 states have signed proclamations recognizing the importance of aviation industry. See what has passed in Hawaii, choose from the list below.

    More Proclamations

    Member Spotlight

      More Spotlights