Alaska Airlines is launching new seasonal flights between Bellingham and Maui beginning Thursday.
Port of Bellingham Aviation Director Daniel Zenk says airlines are discovering a lot of customers in the Bellingham area who want to go to Hawaii during the rainy months.
Alaska air will offer the new flights to Maui four times per week from November 8 through April 14, 2013.
Alaska Air currently flies seven days a week from Bellingham to Honolulu.
In addition, Allegiant Air will start offering two flights a week from Bellingham to Maui as well as two flights a week to Honolulu starting this month.