The Kapalua Airport is located in West Maui and is served by commercial propeller air carriers and commuter/air taxi aircraft only. This facility started as a private facility until its acquisition by the State of Hawaii in 1993.
The facility consists of a single runway, terminal facilities and support facilities. There are no air cargo facilities at this airport. Access to this airport is provided from a two-lane road off of Honoapiilani Highway. Improvements to this airport are limited to certain upgrades only. The runway, apron and other facilities cannot be expanded without changes to the existing agreement with the County of Maui. Operations are limited to daytime hours only.
The airport is managed by the Maui Airport District, headquartered at Kahului Airport.