ALASKA AIR NEWS

 

Alaska Airlines to launch Bellingham-Honolulu service

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-08-02 16:48:00

In an apparent move to preempt Allegiant Air, Seattle-based Alaska Airlines on Monday announced that it would launch daily service between Bellingham, Wash., and Honolulu on Jan. 11.

Horizon Air faces challenges in a stressed industry

The News Tribune  2010-08-01 08:05:00

Soon after Glenn Johnson moved his office across SeaTac’s International Boulevard from Alaska Airlines’ headquarters to Horizon Air’s head offices, a flurry of press releases announced ...

Judges revive suit by passengers booted from Alaska flight

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-07-30 19:24:00

A federal judge improperly dismissed a lawsuit by passengers booted off an Alaska Airlines flight, an appeal panel ruled Friday.

Alaska Airlines to launch San Jose-Los Cabos service Nov. 20

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-07-29 17:24:00

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines will start service three times a week between San Jose, Calif., and Los Cabos, Mexico, Nov. 20, subject to government approval, the carrier announced Thursday.

Alaska, Horizon to codeshare with Icelandair

Air Transport World  2010-07-29 00:24:23

Alaska Airlines and its Horizon Air regional affiliate entered into a codeshare agreement with Icelandair under which the latter will place its code "on select Alaska and Horizon flights," the ...

Alaska and Horizon launch codeshare with Icelandair

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-07-27 17:03:00

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announced Tuesday that they have entered into a codeshare agreement with Icelandair and will launch a reciprocal frequent flier partnership.

Alaska Airlines tests 'greener' landing at Seattle

USA Today  2010-07-26 10:17:56

Alaska Airlines says it's flown another test flight of landing procedures at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport that can save fuel, reduce ...

Alaska operates 737-700 RNP demonstration flight, tests Sea-Tac approaches

Air Transport World  2010-07-23 21:00:33

Alaska Airlines said Friday it flew a 737-700 on a test flight last week over Puget Sound using RNP guidance and demonstrated eight continuous descent approaches into Seattle-Tacoma, reducing carbon dioxide ...

Alaska Airlines cuts fuel use, emissions in Sea-Tac test

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-07-23 17:58:00

In a test flight over Puget Sound this week, an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-700 cut fuel use and reduced emissions by 35 percent compared with a conventional landing, the carrier announced Friday.

Alaska Air Group doubles second-quarter net income, orders two more 737-800s

Air Transport World  2010-07-23 02:21:00

Alaska Air Group doubles second-quarter net income, orders two more 737-800s

Seattle-based Alaska Air Group reports record profit

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-07-22 17:21:00

Seattle-based Alaska Air Group notched a record quarterly profit in the three months ending in June, the company reported Thursday.

Alaska Airlines, Boeing, airports in biofuels program

Air Transport World  2010-07-14 21:16:44

Alaska Airlines, Boeing, Portland International, Seattle-Tacoma International, Spokane International and Washington State University announced

Alaska Airlines, Boeing, airports in biofuels program

Air Transport World  2010-07-13 02:05:45

Alaska Airlines, Boeing, airports in biofuels program

Aircraft News

Air Transport World  2010-07-10 02:22:43

Alaska Airlines completed outfitting all 55 of its 737-800s as well as 10 737-900s with Aircell's Gogo inflight Internet service, representing more than half the carrier's fleet. It said the service ...

Alaska Tops Aviation Week Rankings

Aviation Week  2010-07-09 23:19:40

Alaska Airlines is ranked first in its class, according to Aviation Week's 2010 Top Performing Airlines study.

Airline Routes

Air Transport World  2010-07-07 01:45:33

Continental Airlines will launch Newark-Cairo service May 18 aboard a 777-200ER, subject to government approval. It plans to operate the route daily during the peak summer travel season, slowing to five- ...

Airline Routes

Air Transport World  2010-06-26 03:04:30

Alaska Airlines will launch service to Lihue from San Jose (thrice-weekly beginning March 27) and Oakland (four-times-weekly beginning March 28). ANA will launch service from Tokyo Haneda to Los Angeles ...

Alaska Airlines announces Seattle-St. Louis service

Seattle Post-Intelligencer  2010-06-17 17:17:00

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines will launch daily service between Seattle and St. Louis starting Sept. 27, the carrier announced Thursday.

Alaska Air Group authorizes share repurchases

Air Transport World  2010-06-16 00:37:09

Alaska Air Group authorizes share repurchases

Alaska Mulls Dipping Into Cash Reserves

Aviation Week  2010-06-15 23:37:23

Alaska Air Group intends to use its strong cash position to pay down long-term debt and repurchase shares.