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Hawaii's position as a major vacation destination for Asian tourists is at the hub of American International Airways' decision to make the island the centerpiece of a series of strategic cargo links with Pacific Rim airlines.
"What's important for us is forming alliances with Asian combination carriers," said Beti Ward, chief executive of AIA, which has a major freight-handling facility at Honolulu International Airport. "Code-share alliances will allow us to use larger and more economic aircraft, while it helps fill their bellies and creates two-way traffic."
Ward has her eyes on the cargo Asian …