Utility to use copter for inspections
Hawaiian Electric will be inspecting lines and equipment by helicopter on Molokai on Thursday and Maui on Friday.
The inspections will occur from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day with dates and locations subject to change based on the weather.
Routine aerial inspections of equipment, including electrical lines, poles and substations, are necessary to maintain stable and reliable electrical service, the utility said.
For questions about this work, call Hawaiian Electric’s Customer Service Center at 871-9777.