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Alaska, Virgin America flight attendants agree to merger deal

Air Transport World  2018-02-17 18:14:00

Alaska Airlines, Virgin America and the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) reached a tentative merger agreement for the airline's 5,400 flight attendants, the organizations announced.read more

Alaska Airlines operations veteran Todd Sproul and long-time industry executive Shane Jones named to Alaska's leadership team

PR Newswire  2018-02-15 17:30:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines' board of directors elected Todd Sproul and Shane Jones to its growing leadership team in Seattle Wednesday. Sproul will serve as vice president of ...

Alaska Airlines, Virgin America and its flight attendants reach tentative merger agreement

PR Newswire  2018-02-15 00:50:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines, Virgin America and the Association of Flight Attendants announced today they have reached a tentative merger agreement for the airline's 5,400 flight ...

Flight Attendant Union Reaches Merger Tentative Agreement With Alaska Airlines

PR Newswire  2018-02-14 14:39:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The leaders of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), representing Alaska Airlines and former Virgin America Airlines, reached an agreement with ...

Alaska Airlines ex-pilot to plead guilty to flying while drunk

CNN  2018-02-08 11:18:48

A former Alaska Airlines pilot plans to plead guilty in California to flying with a blood-alcohol level three times the legal limit for pilots.

Portland Timbers, Alaska Airlines announce renewal of jersey sponsorship

PR Newswire  2018-02-06 00:30:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portland Timbers today announced that the club has entered into a multiyear partnership extension with Alaska Airlines. As part of the continued partnership, ...

Portland Timbers, Alaska Airlines announce renewal of jersey sponsorship

PR Newswire  2018-02-06 00:30:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portland Timbers today announced that the club has entered into a multiyear partnership extension with Alaska Airlines. As part of the continued partnership, ...

Japan Airlines and Alaska Airlines expand codeshare deal

Breaking Travel News  2018-02-02 08:09:01

Japan Airlines and Alaska Airlines have agreed to expand their existing codeshare partnership, which will provide customers with an enhanced network to travel between Japan and cities in the US.

Alaska posts $1 billion 2017 profit, integration set for early spring

Air Transport World  2018-01-26 13:47:00

Alaska Air Group reported a $1 billion net profit?in GAAP terms?for full-year 2017, incorporating a one-time $274 million tax benefit associated with the US tax reform legislation enacted in late December ...

Alaska Airlines and Seattle fashion designer Luly Yang unveil new uniform collection

PR Newswire  2018-01-19 00:45:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and fashion designer Luly Yang debuted a modern, West Coast-inspired, custom-designed uniform collection today. At a fashion show this afternoon inside ...

Alaska Airlines receives single operating certificate from FAA

PR Newswire  2018-01-11 20:10:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines received a single operating certificate from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today for Alaska Airlines and Virgin America, marking another ...

Alaska Air Group to announce financial results

PR Newswire  2018-01-03 19:13:00

SEATTLE, Jan. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc., Virgin America Inc., and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., will announce its fourth quarter ...

Is it the right time to invest in American Airlines, Alaska Air, JetBlue, Southwest Airlines, or SkyWest?

PR Newswire  2017-12-28 14:31:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAL, ALK, JBLU, LUV, and SKYW. To see either the suitability of buying or selling the stock or high-return ...

Randi Zuckerberg 'disgusted' by 'sexual harassment' on Alaska Airlines flight

The New Zealand Herald  2017-12-01 00:33:04

Alaska Airlines said on Thursday (US time) it's investigating a claim that flight attendants allowed a passenger to sexually harass a former Facebook executive on a flight.Randi Zuckerberg, who is also ...

Alaska Airlines to connect Seattle and Pittsburgh

Breaking Travel News  2017-11-17 10:23:49

Alaska Airlines will add a non-stop, daily service between Seattle and Pittsburgh next autumn. This new service is currently the only non-stop flight offered from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to ...

Alaska Airlines to fly the only nonstop flight from Seattle to Pittsburgh

PR Newswire  2017-11-15 19:00:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced it will add nonstop, daily service between Seattle and Pittsburgh next fall. This new service is currently the only nonstop flight ...

Alaska Airlines to fly the only nonstop flight from Seattle to Pittsburgh

PR Newswire  2017-11-15 19:00:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced it will add nonstop, daily service between Seattle and Pittsburgh next fall. This new service is currently the only nonstop flight ...

Alaska latest to pull out of Cuba as US ends ?people-to-people? trips

Air Transport World  2017-11-15 15:49:00

Alaska Airlines has become the latest US carrier to give up on the Cuba market, announcing it will end its daily Los Angeles-Havana service on Jan. 22, 2018.read more

Alaska Airlines will discontinue flying to Havana, Cuba

PR Newswire  2017-11-14 23:08:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today that it will end a daily flight between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba. The last flight is planned for Jan. 22. The airline will redeploy ...

Alaska Airlines will discontinue flying to Havana, Cuba

PR Newswire  2017-11-14 23:08:00

SEATTLE, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today that it will end a daily flight between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba. The last flight is planned for Jan. 22. The airline will redeploy ...