This is historical material, "frozen in time." The web site is no longer updated and links to external web sites and some internal pages will not work.

HDOT NEWS RELEASE: Reef runway (8R-26L) temporarily closed at Honolulu International Airport for maintenance

Posted on Jun 17, 2016 in Latest Department News

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) advises Oahu residents that Runway 8R-26L (Reef Runway) will be closed from 12:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. June 18, 2016.

The purpose of this closure is to allow Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam staff to perform maintenance work on safety systems used by military aircraft.

During this time an increase in noise activity over Downtown Honolulu may be observed. All work is weather permitting.

HDOT thanks the community for its cooperation as we work to maintain the safety of Honolulu International Airport’s runways.