Notice of Flight Operations
Contact: Jessica Ferracane, 808-985-6018
Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park announces the following upcoming flight plans:
- Tues., Oct. 8, between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. to Halapē
- Fri., Oct. 11, between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to Halapē
The park regrets any noise impact to residents and park visitors. Dates and times are subject to change based on aircraft availability and weather.
Management of the park requires the use of aircraft to monitor and research volcanic activity, conduct search-and-rescue missions and law enforcement operations, support management of natural and cultural resources, and to maintain backcountry facilities.
Did You Know?
The `ohi`a lehua (Metrosideros polymorpha) is a pioneer plant on new lava and a dominant tree in most mature Hawaiian forests. Honeycreepers, like the `apapane and `amakihi, are often seen sipping sweet nectar from its flowers. More...