State Rallies to Get Customs Facility Active at Kona Airport

Feb 5, 2014

Kona Airport Customs Facility
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  Tourism is the biggest economic drive for the state.  That's also true for Hawaii Island, but international travelers are unable to fly directly into Kona's Keahole Airport.  That airport has been without an approved customs facility since 2012.  But state officials hope to change that--starting at the top.  HPR's Sherry Bracken has more from Kona.