Top News on Alaska Airlines

  • US Airways retires last 737-400 after 26 years


    ​US Airways flew its last Boeing 737-400 on 19 August, ending a more than a quarter century run for the type at the airline.


  • Other News for Alaska Airlines

  • FARNBOROUGH: Kotil and Ali recognised in Airline Strategy Awards


    Turkish Airlines chief executive Temel Kotil and Adel Ali, group chief executive of Air Arabia, took the top honours...


  • Alaska Airlines approves new online streaming service for fleet


    Alaska Airlines has approved a plan to begin installing in one year a still undisclosed online streaming service across...


  • Alaska orders two more 737-900ERs


    ​Alaska Airlines has ordered two additional Boeing 737-900ER aircraft, bringing its total orderbook for the type to 32.


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  • ANALYSIS: Capacity tweaks drive US domestic network changes

    News | 28 Aug 2014 13:17 | Edward Russell

    ​Tweaking routes to achieve the most efficient and profitable network is a never-ending task for airlines. Questions like whether or not to fly three-times a day between Chicago and Omaha on a Boeing 737 or six-times a day on a Bombardier CRJ200 are common.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Capacity-tweaks-drive-US-domestic-network-changes-403115/
  • US Airways retires last 737-400 after 26 years

    News | 20 Aug 2014 20:45 | Edward Russell

    ​US Airways flew its last Boeing 737-400 on 19 August, ending a more than a quarter century run for the type at the airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-Airways-retires-last-737-400-after-26-years-402885/
  • Alaska to start seasonal Las Vegas-Mammoth Lakes flights

    News | 18 Aug 2014 17:44 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Airlines will launch new seasonal flights between Las Vegas and Mammoth Yosemite airport in California on 15 January, 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-to-start-seasonal-Las-Vegas-Mammoth-Lakes-flights-402796/
  • ANALYSIS: Analysts see Alaska outlasting Delta in Seattle

    News | 15 Aug 2014 17:34 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Industry analysts continue to downplay the affect on Alaska Air Lines of Delta Air Lines’ expansion in Seattle, predicting Delta may reconsider its growth at Alaska’s hometown airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Analysts-see-Alaska-outlasting-Delta-in-Seattle-402747/
  • ANALYSIS: Analysts hot for Alaska and Hawaiian

    News | 15 Aug 2014 14:42 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Airline industry analysts are increasingly optimistic about the financial health of Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines, two relatively-small US players that posted strong financial results last week.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Analysts-hot-for-Alaska-and-Hawaiian-402099/
  • Alaska predicts lower unit costs in 2014

    News | 14 Aug 2014 18:37 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Airlines expects its cost per available seat mile (CASM) excluding fuel will be less in 2014 than previously expected.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-predicts-lower-unit-costs-in-2014-402713/