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Airfields in Hawai'i: Kona Airport at Kailua

This is a short guide to assist you in finding out information about airports and airfields in Hawai'i.


Old Kona Airport at Kailua opened in 1949 and closed in 1970 after Kona International Airport at Keahole was opened. It is now a State Recreation Area.


​Kona Airport, 1954 (USGS)

Aerial photograph of Kona Airport, 1954

Old Kona Airport State Park 1996 (detail from USGS topographic quadrangle map of Keahole Point)

Map of Old Kona Airport State Park