Washington, D.C. 20549



Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):

July 18, 2018

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

3375 Koapaka Street, Suite G-350
Honolulu, HI 96819
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)

(808) 835-3700
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)

Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)

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Item 1.01    Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On July 18, 2018, Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. (“Hawaiian”), a Delaware corporation and wholly-owned subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (the “Registrant”), entered into a purchase agreement (the “Agreement”) with The Boeing Company (“Boeing”) for the purchase of ten (10) Boeing 787-9 aircraft, including purchase rights for an additional ten (10) Boeing 787-9 aircraft. The Agreement provides for delivery, subject to certain flexibility rights, of two (2) aircraft in calendar 2021; three (3) aircraft in calendar 2022; one (1) aircraft in calendar 2023; three (3) aircraft in calendar 2024; and one (1) aircraft in calendar 2025. The Agreement has a total list-price of $5.6 billion if all purchase rights are fully exercised. The Company also intends to enter into additional related agreements in connection with the Boeing 787-9 purchases, including for the purchases of aircraft engines, a flight simulator, spare parts and materials and related services.

The foregoing description is not complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full text of the Agreement which the Registrant intends to subsequently file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Registrant also intends to seek confidential treatment of certain terms of the Agreement.


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: July 24, 2018
/s/ Aaron J. Alter
Name: Aaron J. Alter
Title: Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary