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A Mokulele Airlines branded Cessna 208 sitting in Imperial, Calif (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Joey Gerardi)

Trip Report: Flying Mokulele in the States

Essential Air Service (EAS) routes are vital to providing airline routes to small communities around the country. While some states have many cities that qualify, some have only one or two. The state of California currently has three EAS cities: Imperial, Merced and Crescent City. I found myself looking through the list of EAS cities and which carrier serves them, and I came across an odd flight that just had to try for myself located in southern California, Los Angeles…