HAC Minutes 1957

HAC 1957-01-31.pdf

Summary: Damon Tract appraisal; uncollectible bad debt; Spencecliff’s protest re vending machines in lobby; Lockheed Air Terminal’s report; DPW request for additional funds for stockpiling of fill material; request to rearrange Customs building in new terminal; Transocean’s request to erect building exgtension; Andrew’s request for Hangar #7; ground transportation license renewals; HAL’s request for an office building in new terminal; replacement of County police by HAC employees; revised request for U-drive concession; Kona Master Plan; Kahului Master Plan; CAA’s request for least of land, Molokai; land exchange Homestead Field, Molokai & Hilo Airport; jet fuel tax amendment.

HAC 1957-02-28.pdf

Summary: appraisers for Damon Tract area; rate schedules recommended by Lockheed Air Terminal; Guide to Hawaii request for reduction of concession fee; proposed public address system, HNL; water storage tank & pipe line for Hana Airport; HC&S request to rent area for cane land, Kahului Airport; HC&S offer to purchase Puunene Airport; disposal of surplus buildings, Kahului; request for alterations, Hilo restaurant; HVB request for space in Hilo terminal; cost of repairing Upolu runway; removal of Conestoga airplane from Kona Airport; Lihue Airport Master Plan; request for auto parking sheds and servicing facilities, Lihue; building alterations at Lihue; termination of Cockett Airlines tenancy; HAL request to purchase hangars & sheds.

HAC 1957-03-23.pdf

Summary: public address system, HNL; Damon Tract appraisers; economic survey by DPW, HNL; Law & Wilson and Ted Vierra’s contracts; resolution regarding grant agreements ratified; bad debt; request for facility by Andrew Flying Service; application for Federal Aid at HNL; request to operate aircraft sales & service & flight school; Kahului Master Plan; Kona Master Plan; Lihue Master Plan; termination of lease for Lihue restaurant; HAL proposal to purchase HAC hangars & sheds; Damon Tract.

HAC 1957-04-13.pdf

Summary: Public address system, HNL; HAL proposal regarding their reverted facilities; request to operate aircraft sales & service & flight school; disposal of surplus buildings; request from Kamaaina Tours of Maui; Kahului Control Tower estimated cost of operation; request from research associates; Lihue Airport terminal plans.

HAC 1957-05-18.pdf

Summary: House Resolution #47 re Upolu Point; report from Legislative committee; Hawaiian Automotive’s request for reinstatement of their lease; redesign of proposed interisland ramp area, HNL; quonset huts at Kahului; Kahului control tower & runway lighting; Lihue alterations & parking area; federal aid request; meeting with Undersecretary of Commerce; commendation of airport architect Vierra; proposal from Lockheed Air Terminal; users committee meeting; application for director of aeronautics.

HAC 1957-05-24.pdf

Summary: special meeting to establish the position of the Users’ Committee with regard to the terminal planning at HNL.

HAC 1957-06-22.pdf

Summary: operating budget for 1958; Lockheed contract; CAP request for funds; resolution re Honolulu Technical School; resolution authorizing $14 million in Aviation Revenue Bonds; vending machine policy; Kahului grant agreement; HVB space in Hilo terminal; Hilo runway hazards; Kona runway extension, terminal building & auto parking lot; automatic sprinkler system for Molokai Airport; status of General Lyman Field; election of officers; proposal from Mercury International Sales & Service Company for over the counter trip insurance.

HAC 1957-07-13.pdf

Summary: appointment of Aaron P. Storrs as Director of Aeronautics; Mercury International Sales & Service Company’s proposal; R. H. Moulton Company’s proposal.

HAC 1957-07-27.pdf

Summary: CAP request for funds; resolution commending Peter Gluckmann for his solo flight from SF to HNL and return; employee service awards; Honolulu Technical School; in-flight meal service furnished by Pan American; sewerage system at HNL; additional lobby seating, HNL; Damon Tract; Standard Oil request for service station at Kona; general project priorities; Kona injunction; additional cost of Kahului Control Tower & Vault; Molokai Airport rental rates; Mackenzie travel organization’s request for ground transportation license, Lihue.

HAC 1957-08-24.pdf

Summary: exchange of leases with Army & Navy; delinquent accounts; report by AG on trip to Washington DC; restaurant concessions Kahului, Lanai & General Lyman Field; removal of wrecked Conestoga airplane, Kona; Mackenzie request for ground transportation lease; Hawaiian Airmotive license; Murrayair proposal to purchase hangar; sewage disposal system, HNL; tree hazards, GLF; visiting bond analysts & investors; commendations; HAL comments re Kona Airport; Lorrin Thurston comments re Kona Airport.

HAC 1957-09-28.pdf

Summary: JAL proposal for office space; Honolulu Technical School; R. H. Moulton contract; extension of contract for Kahului Control Tower services; raditifcation of Kahului grant agreement; Lanai & Molokai Airport pavement rehabilitation; space for CAP, Molokai; tree hazards, General Lyman Field; disposal of Conestoga; hump in runway 8-26, HNL; meeting with City & County of Honolulu re: HNL; Pan American debt; proposal to enlarge Sky Room.

HAC 1957-10-26.pdf

Summary: reduction in force, HNL crash fire; Hilo housing lease; proposed auto parking area, HNL; creation of full-time staff engineer for the HAC; Lockheed contract; Kona hearing; condemnation proceeding status of Damon Tract.

HAC 1957-11-30.pdf

Summary: pavement rehabilitation Runway 8-26, HNL; extension of Kahului Airport control tower services; TOWAC building contract, Kahului; Kahului Airport runway lighting contract; alterations & repairs to the passenger terminal & additional auto parking, Lihue Airport; Flintkote lease, General Lyman Field; Spencecliff proposal to enlarge Skyroom, HNL; list of priorities for airports; cost estimates & timetable, HNL.

HAC 1957-12-28.pdf

Summary: ground transportation service licenses policy; schedules of rates & charges, HNL; Spencecliff Sky Room alterations; staff report on aircraft; additional appraiser for Damon Tract; Damon Tract condemnation; Naska emergency homes lease, Kahului; repainting & repairs to General Lyman Field terminal building; request for space, GLF; Carter’s gift shop, HNL.

Terms & Conditions

Please read the following Terms & Conditions of Use carefully before using this website. You are required to expressly accept the following Terms and Conditions of Use, without any modifications, prior to each use of this website. The State of Hawaii Department of Transportation Airport Division (the “HDOTA”) may revise the Terms and Conditions of Use without any specific notice to you. The Terms and Conditions of Use posted at the time of your use of this website governs that use. If you do not agree with any part of the following Terms and Conditions of Use, you will not be permitted to use this website.

The images and other content, (the “Media”), on this site, http://aviation.hawaii.gov, are protected under applicable intellectual property laws. Unless otherwise stated, intellectual property rights in the website are administered by HDOTA on behalf of itself and the State of Hawaii.


You are prohibited from using the Media for any commercial purpose. Any use, whether or not commercial, that may tend to degrade, tarnish the reputation of, or embarrass the content creator (photographer, videographer etc.), the State of Hawaii, or HDOTA is strictly prohibited.


The following are general examples of what Media may not be used for or in connection with. The following list is not exhaustive.

  • Taking or attempting to take Media for commercial, marketing, self-promotion, or novelty applications;
  • Taking or attempting to take any action that results in editing or altering images -cropping is acceptable;
  • Taking or attempting to take any action that compromises the website;
  • Taking or attempting to take any action that involves reprinting on coffee table books, garments, posters, mugs, or any medium.

You agree that, upon notice from HDOTA, you will immediately cease all use of the Media and, to the extent possible, remove all Media from any and all materials in which they appear.

Credit is required for each of the Media as specified on this website. Credit must be placed adjacent to any use of the Media.

You, your successors and assigns, agree to release, indemnify and defend HDOTA and the State of Hawaii from and against all costs, liability, loss, damage, and expense, including all attorneys’ fees, and all claims, suits, and demands therefor, arising out of or resulting from your acts or omissions under these Terms & Conditions of Use and your use of the Media.