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.


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  • 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: US carriers outline pragmatic plans for fuel savings

    News | 30 Jan 2015 15:39 | Edward Russell

    ​US carriers stand to gain billions of dollars this year if oil prices stay low, cash that they say will largely be put towards further deleveraging of their balance sheets and increased shareholder returns.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-US-carriers-outline-pragmatic-plans-for-fuel-savings-408499/
  • American announces six new Latin American routes

    News | 29 Jan 2015 18:27 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​American Airlines will launch new flights to six destinations this summer as part of an expansion that will see the carrier begin service to Barranquilla, Columbia, a new city on its route map.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-announces-six-new-Latin-American-routes-408455/
  • ANALYSIS: Seattle international terminal project irks Alaska

    News | 28 Jan 2015 20:40 | Edward Russell

    ​Alaska Airlines is against the use of a general passenger facility charge at Seattle Tacoma International airport to fund a proposed $608 million expansion to the international facilities at the airport.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Seattle-international-terminal-project-irks-Alaska-408405/
  • Alaska names new head of marketing

    News | 27 Jan 2015 14:20 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Alaska Airlines announces that former Starbucks executive Sangita Woerner has joined the company as its new vice-president of marketing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-names-new-head-of-marketing-408342/
  • Seattle airport nearly doubles cost of new international facility

    News | 26 Jan 2015 21:19 | Edward Russell

    ​Seattle Tacoma International airport has nearly doubled its cost estimates for an expanded international arrivals facility to $608 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Seattle-airport-nearly-doubles-cost-of-new-international-facility-408319/
  • Wolfe Research again improves forecast for Alaska

    News | 26 Jan 2015 16:06 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Financial analysis firm Wolfe Research has again raised its stock price estimate for Alaska Air Group following that company’s announcement last week of record earnings in 2014.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Wolfe-Research-again-improves-forecast-for-Alaska-408309/