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Horizon Air to defer six Embraer E175s

Air Transport World  2017-09-05 20:04:00

Alaska Airlines? Seattle-based regional flying subsidiary Horizon Air will defer delivery of six Embraer E175s, an Alaska Airlines spokesperson confirmed with ATW. read more

Alaska Air Group to webcast presentation at Cowen's 10th annual Global Transportation Conference

PR Newswire  2017-08-30 17:09:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc., Virgin America Inc. and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., today announced it will webcast ...

Alaska Airlines to operate Virgin Atlantic A320s through 2020s

Air Transport World  2017-08-29 19:08:00

Alaska Airlines will keep the Airbus A320 fleet it got through its acquisition of Virgin America for at least 10 more years, an executive with the carrier told ATW?s sister publication Aviation Daily.read ...

Alaska Airlines inaugurates service from San Jose, California to Austin, Texas and Tucson, Arizona

PR Newswire  2017-08-28 12:00:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines this week begins daily, nonstop service from San Jose, California to Austin, Texas, and Tucson, Arizona. With these new flights, Alaska serves more ...

Gogo satellite Wi-Fi to be installed on Alaska/Virgin America aircraft

Air Transport World  2017-08-22 16:23:00

Alaska Airlines has reached an agreement with Gogo to equip its Boeing 737s and Virgin America?s A320 family aircraft with Gogo?s satellite-based 2Ku Wi-Fi service, an upgrade over the air-to-ground (ATG) ...

Alaska Airlines Selects Gogo's 2Ku Inflight Connectivity Solution for its Entire Boeing and Airbus Fleet

PR Newswire  2017-08-22 13:00:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo (NASDAQ: GOGO), the leading global provider of broadband connectivity products and services for aviation, announced today that it has been selected by Alaska ...

Alaska Airlines' frequent flyer program once again named No. 1 loyalty program by U.S. News & World Report

PR Newswire  2017-08-09 12:05:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- For the third year in a row, Alaska Mileage Plan has received top honors in U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Airline Rewards Programs. The Best Airline Rewards ...

Alaska Air Group reports July 2017 operational results

PR Newswire  2017-08-09 12:00:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported July and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiaries ...

Alaska Airlines lanza servicio sin escalas desde San Francisco y Los Ángeles a la Ciudad de México

PR Newswire  2017-08-08 20:00:00

SEATTLE, 8 de agosto de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines hoy lanzó servicio al Aeropuerto Internacional Benito Juárez en la Ciudad de México desde dos importantes centros en California: el Aeropuerto ...

Alaska Airlines lanza servicio sin escalas desde San Francisco y Los Ángeles a la Ciudad de México

PR Newswire  2017-08-08 19:55:00

SEATTLE, 8 de agosto de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alaska Airlines hoy lanzó servicio al Aeropuerto Internacional Benito Juárez en la Ciudad de México desde dos importantes centros en California: ...

Alaska Airlines launches nonstop service from San Francisco and Los Angeles to Mexico City

PR Newswire  2017-08-08 17:30:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Alaska Airlines today launched service to Mexico City's Benito Juarez International Airport from two major California hubs: San Francisco International ...

Alaska Airlines launches nonstop service from San Francisco and Los Angeles to Mexico City

PR Newswire  2017-08-08 15:30:00

SEATTLE, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today launched service to Mexico City's Benito Juarez International Airport from two major California hubs: San Francisco International Airport and ...

Alaska Air Group posts $505 million adjusted pre-tax profit in 2Q

Air Transport World  2017-07-26 20:34:00

Alaska Air Group?parent of Alaska Airlines, Virgin America and Horizon Air?earned $296 million in net income in the second quarter, up 13.8% over a net profit of $260 million in the 2016 June quarter, ...

Alaska Air Group reports second quarter 2017 results

PR Newswire  2017-07-26 12:00:00

SEATTLE, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Highlights: Reported net income for the second quarter under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP") of $296 million or $2.38 per diluted ...

Virgin America is 'Top Domestic Airline' 2017 in Travel + Leisure 'World's Best Awards'

PR Newswire  2017-07-11 15:05:00

SEATTLE, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Virgin America today was named "Top Domestic Airline" 2017 in Travel + Leisure "World's Best Awards" for a 10th-consecutive year. In May, Alaska Airlines ranked highest ...

Alaska Air Group reports June 2017 operational results

PR Newswire  2017-07-10 16:54:00

SEATTLE, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported June and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiaries ...

Obama picks up a baby and Twitter asks who charmed who?

CNN  2017-07-08 20:46:49

Barack Obama may not be president anymore, but his legendary baby-whispering skills are apparently still going strong, after photos of his encounter with a baby at an Alaska airport were circulated widely ...

Alaska Air Group to announce financial results

PR Newswire  2017-07-07 16:03:00

SEATTLE, July 7, 2017 /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 second quarter ...

Alaska Airlines plans flight to chase "The Great American Eclipse"

PR Newswire  2017-06-26 12:00:00

SEATTLE, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is chasing "The Great American Eclipse" on August 21, with a special charter flight for select astronomy enthusiasts and eclipse chasers to experience ...

To Reduce Maintenance Time And Cost, Leading Airlines Select UTC Aerospace Systems' Wheels And Brakes

PR Newswire  2017-06-21 07:30:00

PARIS AIR SHOW, Paris, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), announced today that it has been selected to supply wheels and brakes to five ...