Hawaii Superferry Completes Maintenance and Inspection

Voyages between Maui and Oahu resume February 18

Tuesday, February 17, 2009 (HONOLULU): Hawaii Superferry announced today that the Alakai is resuming service between Oahu and Maui beginning February 18, 2009, as scheduled, after completing the annual maintenance inspection and U.S. Coast Guard re-certification process.

“We¹re sailing on Wednesday,” said Hawaii Superferry President and CEO Tom Fargo. “The annual inspection went very smoothly, and we¹re geared up to continue service for the people of Hawaii for 2009. Plus we plan to have a steady stream of special offers through the spring.”

Hawaii Superferry also announced that customers have until February 18, 2009 to book offers for travel through August 31, 2009 which included roundtrip travel for 4 passengers and car and 2 of the passengers go Free and other similar fares.

Hawaii Superferry's ship, the Alakai, seats up to 800 passengers and carries approximately 200 vehicles. Visit http://www.HawaiiSuperferry.com for more information and arrival and departure times.

Media Contact: Lori Abe (808) 539-3415 / labe@mcneilwilson.com