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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 .