Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines to begin scheduled commercial air service from Paine Field (PAE/KPAE) in 2018

Air travel will get a lot easier for flyers living in Snohomish County and North King County, Washington, next year when Alaska Airlines introduces...

British Airways forges closer ties with Alaska Airlines

British Airways customers are set to gain access to even more US cities thanks to a new partnership with Alaska Airlines. In the new agreement,...

Boeing to add Space Bins to existing Alaska Airlines 737 fleet

Airline to modify 34 in-service airplanes to significantly increase overhead storage Boeing and Alaska Airlines announced today at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh that the Seattle-based airline...

Embraer and Horizon Air sign a contract for 30 E175 jets

Embraer and Horizon Air have signed a firm order for 30 E175 jets. The contract also includes options for another 33 aircraft of the...

Alaska Air Group to acquire Virgin America, creating US West Coast’s premier carrier

Seattle-based carrier to become 5th largest U.S. airline Highlights: Deal combines two leading airlines known for outstanding customer service and low fares. Alaska Airlines expands its...

Alaska Airlines unveils first major brand change in 25 years

Alaska Airlines today unveiled its first major brand change in 25 years to a crowd of about 1,800 employees. The refreshed brand was introduced...

Port of Seattle partners with Alaska Airlines and Boeing on plan to supply sustainable aviation biofuel at Sea-Tac Airport

Biofuel use for all Sea-Tac flights to reduce carbon emissions and support aviation biofuel development in Pacific Northwest The Port of Seattle, Alaska Airlinesand Boeing...

Alaska Airlines increases overhead storage nearly 50 percent with first 737 featuring new Boeing space bins

Boeing and hometown partner Alaska Airlines celebrated the first 737 featuring Boeing’s new Space Bins, which increase the room for carry-on baggage by 48...

News Brief: Alaska Airlines achieves Fast Travel Platinum Status

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Alaska Airlines attained Platinum status for Fast Travel implementation, which recognizes carriers that offer four or...

Alaska Airlines ramp employee falls asleep in cargo hold – Airplane returns to Seattle

Statement on Alaska Airlines flight 448 Update 7 p.m. A ramp employee who fell asleep in the cargo hold of an Alaska Airlines aircraft has been discharged from...

Alaska Air Group purchases two more Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft

Order will increase Horizon Air’s fleet to 54 Q400 aircraft; reinforcing the airline’s standing as the largest operator of Q400 turboprops worldwide   Bombardier Commercial Aircraft...