• Where can I find this state’s “stay at home” or “shelter in place” order?
Order and related materials: https://governor.hawaii.gov/executive-orders/

Updated Information regarding 14 day quarantine: https://governor.hawaii.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/LEO_4637.pdf
  • Does the state’s order provide any specific exemptions concerning aviation activities?  No.    

However additional travel related information is available on the HI Department of transportation – Aviation website at:  https://hidot.hawaii.gov/airports/covid-19/
  • Is there any interpretive guidance available concerning aviation activities?  No. 
  • Who can I contact to request clarification or additional guidance?  Contact the HI DOT-Aviation offices at (808) 836-6413.
  • Additional notes: All who travel interisland will be required to fill out and sign an Interisland Declaration Form. It will include: Name; residential address; contact telephone number; and destination information. They must also indicate the purpose of their travel. The form can be completed prior to arriving at the airport. People traveling interisland to perform essential functions are subject to self-quarantine while traveling, except when performing essential functions. https://governor.hawaii.gov/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Interisland-Decl-Form.pdf
  • What other resources should I consult before deciding to fly? Check with local governments (counties, cities, etc.) for any additional restrictions.
Additional recommendations:
  • Pilots are reminded to carefully check all NOTAMs before flight and be alert for ATC service reductions due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Pilots should also contact the Airport Manager prior to departure/arrival to confirm availability of services. 
  • AOPA cannot provide legal advice or legal opinions on State restrictions.  Members are encouraged to contact the AOPA Pilot Information Center at (800) USA-AOPA for the names of AOPA Legal Services Plan Panel Attorneys licensed to practice in your state.   
  • AOPA recommends following all guidance provided by the CDC and state and local officials.   Stay up to date on the latest COVID-19 impacts to General Aviation at this AOPA web page

Posted by AOPA Announcements on Apr 23, 2020 9:10 AM EDT