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Toggle Summary Get ahead of wintertime blues! Alaska Airlines adds new flights to sun-filled spots
With more flyers returning to the skies, we're announcing additional service from San Francisco, Portland and Palm Springs to destinations across North America SEATTLE , June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- You've already booked long-awaited summer travel plans to be reunited with family and friends.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines to resume full schedule at Paine Field by spring 2022
Recovery continues this fall with 13 daily departures at Seattle-area airport, including new nonstop flight to Tucson that offers guests another warm destination this winter SEATTLE , June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With increasing confidence that air travel is on a steady climb to return to
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines expands in Central America with new service to Belize
Tickets available for purchase now starting at $199 one-way for nonstop flights from Los Angeles and Seattle to Belize City; service begins in November SEATTLE , May 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking to escape to a new tropical destination from the West Coast ?
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Airspace Intelligence announce first-of-its-kind partnership to optimize air traffic flow with artificial intelligence and machine learning
The first-ever use of AI in flight operations control continues Alaska's legacy of innovation, enabling more efficient and sustainable flights SEATTLE , May 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and Airspace Intelligence announced today the signing of a multi-year contract for the use of Flyways
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to webcast fireside chat at the Wolfe Research Transportation & Industrials Conference
SEATTLE , May 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , today announced it will webcast a presentation by CEO Ben Minicucci and CFO Shane Tackett at the Wolfe Research Transportation and Industrials Conference on
Toggle Summary Emerald City meets Queen City: Alaska Airlines connects Seattle and Cincinnati
Airline now serves 95 nonstop destinations from its Pacific Northwest hub SEATTLE , May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As travelers take to the skies again, Alaska Airlines is ready to provide its guests with a brand-new destination: Cincinnati . Daily nonstop service between Seattle and Cincinnati /
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces plans for fleet growth and route expansion
Orders for 30 additional mainline and regional aircraft for flying after recovery; Belize becomes newest international destination added for leisure travelers SEATTLE , May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With recovery on the horizon, Alaska Airlines is taking advantage of strategic opportunities by
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines reveals "Our Commitment" aircraft in partnership with UNCF
Aircraft serves as embodiment of Alaska's values, takes conversation around education, equity and belonging to the skies, and is an extension of a 15-year partnership between Alaska and UNCF SEATTLE , April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines' "Our Commitment" aircraft took to the skies in
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports first quarter 2021 results
SEATTLE , April 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --     Financial Results: Reported a net loss for the first quarter of 2021 under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $131 million , or $1.05 per share, compared to a net loss of $232 million , or $1.89 per share in the first quarter of 2020.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines commits to carbon, waste and water goals for 2025, announces path to net zero by 2040
With this commitment, Alaska joins The Climate Pledge SEATTLE , April 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced its commitment and roadmap to reduce the company's carbon emissions to net-zero by 2040, and commitments across carbon, waste, and water impacts by 2025.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines expands service and presence at Santa Rosa/Sonoma County
New nonstop flights arrive in time for summer holidays and fall harvest SEATTLE , April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is increasing its service and commitment to Santa Rosa / Sonoma County with more nonstop flights between Southern California and the heart of wine country.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and SkyNRG sign partnership to advance sustainable aviation fuel made from municipal solid waste
SEATTLE , April 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and SkyNRG Americas today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) committing to increased investment in sustainable aviation fuel (SAF). The MOU builds on a long history of Alaska leadership advancing SAF and partners the
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces new plans to open Lounge at San Francisco International Airport by summer 2021
Airline rolls out new flexible Lounge membership tiers SAN FRANCISCO , April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines guests will have the opportunity to relax in the new Alaska Lounge at San Francisco International Airport by late summer, as the airline announces updated plans for Bay Area
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
Alaska Air Group, Inc. to announce 2021 first quarter financial results on April 22, 2021 SEATTLE , April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2021 first quarter financial results on Thursday,
Toggle Summary A world of possibilities: Alaska Airlines officially joins oneworld
Guests will enjoy a seamless travel experience on flights within the global alliance to as many as 1,000 destinations in more than 170 countries and territories SEATTLE , March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking a milestone in its 89-year history, Alaska Airlines today celebrated its first day as a
Toggle Summary Get your Bucket List back on track and enjoy an Alaska-sized adventure
Travel to Alaska in 2021 and enjoy up to a 21% discount on Alaska Airlines SEATTLE , March 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Denali? Check. Majestic glaciers? Check. Reunions? Please. Alaska ? Definitely. Starting today, Alaska Airlines is launching a sale that's full of summer fun in the Land of the
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines Board of Directors elects new inflight vice president
Customer experience leader will oversee 5,600 flight attendants SEATTLE , March 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today that Travis Gelbrich will serve as the airline's new vice president of inflight. In his new role, Gelbrich will provide strategic and operational leadership to
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines appoints Constance von Muehlen Chief Operating Officer
von Muehlen is a 30-year aviation veteran with deep safety, compliance and operating experience   SEATTLE , March 22, 2021   /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Alaska Air Group announced the appointment of Constance von Muehlen as Chief Operating Officer of Alaska Airlines , effective April 3, 2021 .
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds new nonstop from Anchorage to Minneapolis-St. Paul
New route from Alaska's largest city to the Twin Cities will provide more nonstops to the state of Alaska SEATTLE , March 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announces today new seasonal service at one of the airline's key hubs in Alaska with new nonstop service between Anchorage and
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines expands Pacific Northwest service with four new routes
Daily nonstop flights will connect Boise to Chicago and Austin; new service scheduled between Seattle and two new destinations: Idaho Falls, Idaho, and Redding, California SEATTLE , March 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- With an eye on recovery and growth, Alaska Airlines continues to strengthen its
Toggle Summary Plan your summer escape with new flights between California and Montana
Alaska Airlines' nonstop jet service will connect Los Angeles and San Diego with Kalispell, and connect San Francisco and San Diego with Bozeman SEATTLE , March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced four new routes between California and Montana for the summer, increasing total
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines gives new California Mileage Plan members a deal to remember with "California, on us" promotion
A golden deal for the Golden State: the first 25,000 residents who sign up get their first intra-California flight on Alaska Airlines* SEATTLE , March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, California residents who enroll in the Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan™ now through March 3, 2021 can book that
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines offers international fliers VeriFLY mobile health passport for required COVID docs
SEATTLE , Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- International guests arriving in the U.S. can streamline their required COVID-19 documents starting Feb. 5 using the third-party app VeriFLY . The free and secure app offers fliers expedited check-in and verification for their arrival to the U.S.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports fourth quarter 2020 and full-year results
SEATTLE , Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- F inancial Results: Reported net loss for the fourth quarter and full year 2020 under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $430 million , or $3.47 per diluted share, and $1.3 billion , or $10.59 per diluted share.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines takes delivery of its first Boeing 737-9 MAX aircraft
Five weeks of preparations begin to ready plane for start of passenger service on March 1 SEATTLE , Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines has accepted delivery of its first Boeing 737-9 MAX airplane, marking a new phase of modernizing the airline's fleet in the coming years.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group board of directors appoints Daniel Elwell as newest member
SEATTLE , Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group announced today the appointment of Daniel Elwell to the company's board of directors, effective immediately. Elwell will also join the boards of directors of the company's airline subsidiaries Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds two new routes from Southern California
Nonstop service will launch between LAX-Austin and San Diego-New York JFK SEATTLE , Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today two new routes from its key hubs in Southern California that will begin flying this spring. The airline will launch daily, nonstop service between Los
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
Alaska to announce 2020 fourth quarter financial results on Jan. 26, 2021 SEATTLE , Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2020 fourth quarter financial results on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021 .
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces revisions to its service animal policy
Following new DOT rules, Alaska updates its policy on service animals onboard SEATTLE , Dec. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Following recent changes to U.S. Department of Transportation's (DOT) rules, Alaska Airlines will no longer accept emotional support animals on its flights. Effective Jan.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines Announces Restructured Agreement With Boeing To Acquire A Total Of 68 737-9 MAX Aircraft With Options For Another 52
New agreement in principle adds 23 orders plus 15 options to airline's overall order SEATTLE , Dec. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today an agreement in principle with Boeing to restructure the airline's order to receive a total of 68 Boeing 737-9 MAX aircraft with options for
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds more 'sun and fun' destinations from Anchorage
New routes from Alaska's largest city to Las Vegas, Denver, San Francisco; Nonstop flights this summer will connect Anchorage to eight destinations in the Lower 48 SEATTLE , Dec. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines continues to strengthen its presence at one of the airline's key hubs in
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines offers last-minute gift ideas for the traveler in your life
SEATTLE , Dec. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With holiday shopping going mostly virtual in 2020, Alaska Airlines is sharing some of the airline's favorite gift ideas for the aviation geek, frequent traveler, ski lover and more in your life. Give the gift of travel for 2021, along with some of the most
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines introduces Hawaii Pre-Clear program
Alaska's Hawaii-bound guests can now skip the line upon arrival in the Hawaiian Islands SEATTLE , Dec. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines guests traveling to Hawaii can now pre-clear on the West Coast , avoiding lines and bypassing the airport screening process after they arrive in Hawaii
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and oneworld announce benefits for elite Mileage Plan members
Alaska flyers will receive matching status in global alliance when traveling with a member airline SEATTLE , Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With Alaska Airlines' membership in one world less than four months away, both companies announced today that Alaska's elite Mileage Plan members will receive
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines further modernizes fleet with 13 new leased 737-9 MAX aircraft
SEATTLE , Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced a transaction today that continues the optimization of its mainline fleet. As part of the agreement, Alaska will sell 10 Airbus A320s to Air Lease Corporation, and subsequently lease 13 new Boeing 737-9 MAX aircraft from them.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines' elite flyers will earn added benefits on American Airlines in 2021
SEATTLE , Nov. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting this spring, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines will make it a more hassle-free, rewarding experience for elite guests from one airline to travel on the other, with new benefits that will roll out during 2021.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines promotes two experienced leaders to vice president positions
SEATTLE , Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With a continuing focus on strategic growth during a period of recovery from the impacts of COVID-19, Alaska Airlines' board of directors has elected two highly experienced leaders to new roles as vice presidents: Sandy Stelling becomes vice president of
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group Announces Leadership Succession Plan
Ben Minicucci to become CEO on March 31, 2021; Brad Tilden to continue as Board Chair SEATTLE , Nov. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group's board of directors announced today that Brad Tilden will retire as chief executive officer on March 31, 2021 , and Ben Minicucci , president of Alaska
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports third quarter 2020 results along with COVID-19 updates
Alaska Airlines extends blocked middle seats through Jan. 6, 2021 SEATTLE , Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --     Financial Results: Reported net loss for the third quarter of 2020 under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $431 million , or $3.49 per diluted share, compared to net income
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Microsoft sign partnership to reduce carbon emissions with flights powered by sustainable aviation fuel in key routes
Sustainable aviation fuel supplied by industry leader SkyNRG signals new approach for business travel SEATTLE and REDMOND, Wash. , Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. employees who fly between their global headquarters in Redmond , Washington, and California on Alaska Airlines will fly
Toggle Summary Former energy executive Jessie J. Knight, Jr. returns to Alaska Air Group board of directors
SEATTLE , Oct. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group announced today the appointment of Jessie J. Knight, Jr. to the company's board of directors, effective immediately. He previously served on the board from 2002 to 2017. Knight will also join the boards of directors of the company's airline
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines partners with Surfline to bring back 'Swell Deals'
Data-driven fare sale, powered by ocean waves, expands discounts to Hawaii, California ahead of holiday travel SEATTLE , Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After the popularity of its first "Swell Deals" fare sale in 2019, Alaska Airlines' data-driven deals are back, giving surfers everywhere one more
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines launches Embraer 175 jet service in the state of Alaska
Service introduced on Alaska Day SEATTLE , Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting Oct. 18 , Alaska Airlines will add jet service on the Embraer 175 aircraft in the state of Alaska . The E175, operated by regional partner Horizon Air , will serve select markets in Alaska .
Toggle Summary Horizon Air names aviator with 30+ years experience as new VP of Flight Operations
SEATTLE , Oct. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Air's board of directors has elected Captain Carlos Zendejas to be the company's new vice president of flight operations. Zendejas will oversee Horizon's 700 pilots and its flight operations support team A seasoned aviation leader, Zendejas has been
Toggle Summary Turn your Alaska Airlines wallet credit into miles
For a limited time, Mileage Plan members can convert $100 into 10,000 miles SEATTLE , Oct. 9 . 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is offering a new incentive to its Mileage Plan members who have wallet balances. Members will be able to convert their wallet credit into miles for future travel – a
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
Alaska Air Group to announce its 2020 third quarter financial results on October 22 SEATTLE , Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc. , the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2020 third quarter financial results on Thursday,
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines to offer rapid COVID-19 testing for Hawaii-bound guests
West Coast pop-up clinics planned in partnership with Carbon Health to support safe return of travel to the islands SEATTLE , Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To help guests prepare for Hawaii's pre-travel testing program, Alaska Airlines will partner with Carbon Health to offer rapid COVID-19
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines Foundation awards $430,000 in grants to inspire young people
2020 marks the largest grant cycle in the nonprofit's 20-year history SEATTLE , Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The nonprofit Alaska Airlines Foundation has awarded $430,000 in LIFT grants to 41 nonprofits in Alaska , California , Hawaii , Oregon and Washington .
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines advances its 'sun and snow' strategy with additional wintertime routes
New service will connect Los Angeles and Palm Springs to four destinations; airline extends middle seat blocking through Nov. 30, flexible travel policy through Dec. 31 SEATTLE , Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone is ready for a getaway right about now.
Toggle Summary When Russell Wilson scores, fans score [deals] too!
Alaska Airlines announces new sale tied to the performance of its Chief Football Officer SEATTLE , Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Football is back! To celebrate Alaska Airlines' Chief Football Officer Russell Wilson returning to the gridiron, the airline announced today a new, season-long sale
Toggle Summary Alaska Airline's 'Get the Row with BOGO' is back!
Get the whole row for you and your guest with the middle seat blocked through Oct. 31, 2020 SEATTLE , Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airline's 'Get the Row with BOGO' is back! Beginning today through Sept. 16 , guests traveling by Oct. 31 could get a whole row to themselves when they book a
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to webcast presentation at the Cowen 2020 Global Transportation & Sustainable Mobility Conference
SEATTLE , Sept. 8 . 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , announced it will webcast a presentation by Ben Minicucci , Alaska's President, and Shane Tackett , Chief Financial Officer, at the Cowen 2020 Global
Toggle Summary Fly with peace of mind: Alaska Airlines eliminates change fees permanently
SEATTLE , Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is giving guests more peace of mind and effective immediately will eliminate change fees on all domestic and international tickets.     "COVID has taught us that flexibility in travel is key. As we evolve our approach to travel to include more
Toggle Summary Pack your skis! Alaska Airlines announces new nonstop flights to Jackson Hole
Flights from Seattle, San Jose, Calif., and San Diego scheduled to begin in December SEATTLE , Aug. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- It has been a challenging time, and for many the great outdoors has become a safe haven. For Alaska Airlines guests, the Grand Tetons just got a bit closer.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines introduces touch-free travel
Airline announces 'From check in to inflight - a more convenient and touch-free experience for guests SEATTLE , Aug. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With hygiene and safety concerns top of mind, Alaska Airlines is making it easier for guests to travel touch-free.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and sustainable, essential oils brand EO introduce "air-omatherapy" at 30,000 feet
Partnership expands Alaska's Next-Level Care commitment to health and wellness SEATTLE , Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced a partnership with leading personal care brand EO , extending Alaska's Next-Level Care commitment to health and safety and taking self-care to new
Toggle Summary BOGO and 'Get the Row:' Alaska launches BOGO sale for travel systemwide
Flights to include enhanced safety measures for travelers, including blocked middle seats through Oct. 31; stricter face mask policies SEATTLE , Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is launching a two-day "Buy One, Get One" sale for travel to 100+ destinations.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines strengthens face covering policy: No mask, no travel, no exceptions
Passengers who do not comply with the requirement will not be permitted to travel SEATTLE , Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of continuing efforts to keep guests and employees safe, Alaska Airlines announced today that all guests must wear a cloth mask or face covering at all times when at the
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports second quarter 2020 results; COVID-19 updates
Alaska receives official oneworld invitation SEATTLE , July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Results: Reported net loss for the second quarter of 2020 under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $214 million , or $1.73 per diluted share, compared to net income of $262 million , or
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds 12 new destinations in 2020 from LAX
New service from Los Angeles includes flights to Florida, Hawaii, Montana and Oregon SEATTLE , July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today seven new routes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to further connect its guests between Southern California and key markets around
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines secures nearly $1.2 billion in private funding
Owned aircraft will be used as collateral; McGee Air Services attains PSP relief SEATTLE , July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines has secured nearly $1.2 billion in private loans to further secure its financial stability and future during the COVID-19 recovery period, while balancing the
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
SEATTLE , July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2020 second quarter financial results on Thursday, July 23, 2020 . A conference call is scheduled at 11:30 a.m. Eastern time / 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces heightened mask enforcement
Guests who refuse to wear face coverings on flights could have future travel suspended SEATTLE , June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For the safety and health of everyone on board its flights, Alaska Airlines announced today that its flight attendants will be able to issue a final notice to any guest who
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds the Embraer 175 jet to state of Alaska flying
Opens opportunities for future new service ANCHORAGE, Alaska , June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines will start flying the Embraer 175 jet aircraft in the state of Alaska starting in October 2020 . The E175, operated by regional partner Horizon Air , will serve select markets in Alaska .
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines expands Next-Level Care safety measures
New flyer health agreement to be required at check-in starting June 30; middle seats blocked and capped cabin seating extended through July 31 SEATTLE , June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today expanded Next-Level Care, the culmination of nearly 100 different measures put in place to
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines offers devoted customers more benefits - in the air and on the ground
New promotions reward loyal guests with quicker ways to earn elite status and more miles SEATTLE , June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, Alaska Airlines customers and members of the award-winning Mileage Plan have three new promotions to enjoy.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines & partners serve up season's first Copper River salmon to first responders
Trident Seafoods, Ocean Beauty Seafoods, Copper River Marketing Association and Tom Douglas partner to salute local medical professionals SEATTLE , May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 200 health care workers at Swedish Medical Center – Ballard will be among the first to enjoy the season's first
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports first quarter 2020 results; COVID-19 response
In the news release, Alaska Air Group reports first quarter 2020 results; COVID-19 response, issued 05-May-2020 by Alaska Air Group over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that in the Guests and Employees section, fourth bullet, should read "Any elite-qualifying miles earned between January
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines to require face masks for frontline employees and flyers
SEATTLE , May 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To align with the Centers for Disease Control ( CDC ) recommendations and to keep employees and guests safe, face masks will be mandatory for guests starting May 11 and for Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air employees who cannot maintain six feet of social
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Cargo begins testing passenger aircraft to fly critical cargo
SEATTLE , April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Cargo announced it will fly passenger jets as cargo-only flights to carry essential goods like mail, medical equipment, e-commerce packages and food throughout its domestic network. Filling the passenger cabin with cargo will backfill the loss in
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines launches #MillionMealsChallenge to feed families in need
Employees and guests encouraged to support local food banks SEATTLE , April 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and the Alaska Airlines Foundation , an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit, have donated more than 1 million meals to help local food banks across the country support the most
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announce receipt of payroll support program funds under CARES Act
SEATTLE , April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air finalized agreements today with the U.S. Treasury Department and accepted full disbursement of funds through the Payroll Support Program (PSP) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, subject to
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines Foundation grants awarded to address critical community needs
SEATTLE , April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alaska Airlines Foundation is awarding $315,000 to 23 nonprofits in Alaska , California , Hawaii , Oregon and Washington . These LIFT grants, the first round of 2020, are in response to urgent needs of food insecurity, shelter, remote educational support
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
SEATTLE , April 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2020 first quarter financial results on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 . A conference call is scheduled at 11:30 a.m. Eastern time / 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announce details of aid expected under the CARES Act
SEATTLE , April 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air agreed to general terms today with the U.S. Treasury regarding their participation in the Payroll Support Program (PSP) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.