Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines Order for 10 Next-Generation 737-900ERs

SEATTLE /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Alaska Airlines announced an order for 10 Next-Generation 737-900ER (Extended Range) airplanes, building on Alaska’s all-Boeing fleet. As Seattle’s hometown airline, Alaska continues to invest in the region it calls home. The purchase, which brings Alaska’s total Boeing jets on order to 74, means the airline’s customers will enjoy…

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Alaska Airlines Order Five Next-Generation 737-900ERs

Courtesy Boeing SEATTLE /PRNewswire/ — Alaska Airlines (NYSE: ALK) ordered five additional Next-Generation 737-900ERs (Extended Range). The order, valued at $481 million at list prices, continues Alaska Airlines’ investment in its fleet and efforts to improve fuel performance. The goal of growing Alaska Airlines by 4 to 8 percent a year,” said Mark Eliasen, Alaska…

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Alaska Expands Routes to East Coast

Miami from Seattle service will be dropped and a new route into South Florida will start in the summer. Want to travel overnight from Seattle to Ft Lauderdale non-stop with Alaska. Well you can effective July 16. Miami is being switched to Ft Lauderdale due to better marketing with cruise ships Another great location is…

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Boeing, Alaska Airlines Complete Contract for 15 Next-Generation 737s

Courtesy Boeing Alaska places its first order for the 737-900ER SEATTLE, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Alaska Airlines today announced an order for 15 Next-Generation 737 airplanes, comprised of 13 737-900ERs (extended range) and two 737-800s. The 737-900ER is a new model for the Alaska Airlines fleet. The contract, which includes…

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Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air to Be Official Airlines of Portland Rose Festival

SEATTLE, Jan 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announced today they will be the Official Airlines of the Portland Rose Festival, the area’s largest community event. The three-year sponsorship highlights the airlines’ renewed commitment to the Portland, Ore., community and their expanded air service from Portland International Airport. For 100…

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Apolo Ohno Takes to the Skies in His Quest for Winter Gold

SEATTLE, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Alaska Airlines and Apolo Ohno today unveiled a specially themed Boeing 737-800 adorned with a larger-than-life image of the celebrated speed skater and “Dancing With The Stars” winner. The unique design features the Seattle native on the aircraft’s fuselage and invites travelers to “Follow Apolo” at www.followapolo.com as he pursues…

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