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Alaska Airlines Russell Wilson 12th Fan Airlift Sweepstakes Official Rules


Please read these rules before entering the Russell Wilson 12th Fan Airlift Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”). You agree that, by submitting an entry, you will be bound by these Official Rules and you acknowledge that you satisfy all Sweepstakes eligibility requirements.

Eligibility. If you are an individual legal resident the United States, residing in the States of Washington, Oregon or Alaska, and are the older of 18 years of age or the legal age of majority in your state of residence at the time of entry, you are eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.  Entrants from the other 47 States and the District of Columbia are ineligible to enter or win.  Employees of Alaska Airlines (“Sponsor”), the Seattle Seahawks,® the National Football League,® and their spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren (“immediate family members”), and Sponsor’s affiliates, advisors or advertising/promotion agencies (and their immediate family members) and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and their respective agents, officers, and directors, and all individuals, including, but not limited to, consultants, independent contractors, so-called “temporary employees,” former employees and interns (and their immediate family members) who have, within the past six months, performed services for Sponsor are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes.

How to Enter. You may enter the Sweepstakes starting on January 23, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. PST by visiting and completing the online form in its entirety.   Entries must be received before the cut off time of 11:59 p.m. PST on January 26, 2014.  Alternatively you may enter by sending a 3x5 card with your name, address, e-mail address, date of birth, and phone number to Alaska Airlines Russell 12th Fan Airlift Contest, Alaska Airlines, P.O. Box 68900, Seattle, WA  98168.  Mailed entries must be received by Sunday, January 26, 2014.

Limit—One entry per person plus one additional entry for sharing on social media.  Entries may not be acknowledged.  Incomplete entries or invalid e-mail addresses contained in the entry shall render the entry null and void.

Other Promotions. Sponsor may be running similar sweepstakes at the same time as this Sweepstakes. By entering this Sweepstakes, you will not be eligible to receive any prize awarded in any other sweepstakes unless you enter each sweepstakes separately.

Prizes. We will award a total of 56 Winner Prizes each consisting of:

  • 2 round-trip coach Alaska Airlines tickets between Seattle and Newark at specific flight times on specific dates.  Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) $580
  • 2 Nights hotel accommodations, double occupancy in New York City, NY.   ARV  $640
  • Ground transportation to and from the Newark, NJ airport.  ARV $140
  • Admission for 2 to a private game day party at a New York City venue inclusive of food and beverages.  ARV $75


SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY, WINNERS MUST BE ABLE TO TRAVEL FROM SEATTLE-TACOMA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AS EARLY AS 5:30 A.M. FEBRUARY 1, 2014 AND RETURN FROM NEWARK AS EARLY AS 9:00 A.M. FEBRUARY 3, 2014.  TRAVEL TIMES ARE AT THE DISCRETION OF THE SPONSOR.  Any Winner unable to travel at the specific times on the specific dates may be ruled ineligible to win.  In such event, prize may be awarded to the next eligible entrant. 

Winners bear sole responsibility for arriving 2 hours before scheduled flight time at the Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Seattle, Washington.  Winners must possess all necessary documentation required for air travel (e.g. a valid, government–issued Drivers License, US passport, etc.)

Prize Drawings. A random drawing will be held approximately 1 business day after the close of the Sweepstakes to select all 56 Winners. Sponsor or their delegate agency will notify each potential winner by phone or e-mail within 24 hours following the drawing, and each potential winner will be required to sign an Eligibility Statement and Release. We will select an alternative potential winner if any potential winner does not claim the prize within 1 hour of notification, or meet the eligibility criteria. Limit one prize per person.

Odds of Winning. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for each drawing.

Restrictions: Prizes are nonrefundable and nontransferable.  The prizes may not be replaceable if lost, damaged or stolen.  Winner and Guest must be 18 years of age or older or Winner must be the parent/legal guardian of a Guest under 18 years of age.  Sponsor is not required to (but may at its sole discretion) offer any substitutions, cash redemptions, or alternative to prizes awarded under this Contest.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event a prize is unavailable.  Recipients of prize must have a U.S. mailing address.  All prizes awarded are subject to the restrictions and limitations noted in these Official Rules, on the prizes and/or included with the prizes. 

Transportation to and from Winner’s and guest’s home and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, meals, gratuities, rental car, incidentals, optional entertainment, departure taxes, customs and agriculture fees, and all other expenses not specifically mentioned herein are the Winners’ responsibility.  No responsibility is assumed by Sponsor for canceled, delayed, suspended or rescheduled flights (including, but not limited to, flights affected by weather, nature, or acts of god) and no refund or compensation will be made in such instance.  Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply.  Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen airline vouchers/tickets.  Sponsor reserves the right to select airports and flights/routes at its sole discretion.  Airline tickets are nonrefundable and nontransferable and are not valid for upgrades or frequent flyer mileage accrual. 

ALL FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL TAXES AND FEES, INCLUDING INCOME TAX, SALES TAX, AND ANY OTHER EXPENSES ARISING OUT OF THE RECEIPT AND USE OF THE PRIZES, ARE SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.  Any difference between the stated estimated value of a prize and its actual value will not be awarded.  Winners agree to accept prize “as is.” 

Additional Terms. We may, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law and in our sole discretion, change these rules or cancel the Sweepstakes at any time; or modify, terminate, or suspend the Sweepstakes should viruses, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond our control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of the Sweepstakes or submission of entries. We are not responsible for: (a) lost, misdirected, late, postage due, incomplete, or unintelligible entries or for inaccurate entry information, whether caused by you or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes, or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of entries; (b) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes; (c) any error in the operation or transmission, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software, malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; or (d) injury or damage to your or any other computer resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the Sweepstakes. We may, in our sole discretion, disqualify any individual found to be: tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website; acting in violation of these rules; or acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. If your entry is incomplete or if you use robotic, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods, your entry will be void. The authorized subscriber of the e-mail account used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant and must comply with these rules in the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same e-mail account. The authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domains associated with the submitted e-mail addresses. No greater than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. If any technical errors occur in the selection of any potential prize winner or if more prizes are claimed than the number of prizes being awarded as provided in these Official Rules, we may award the prize by random drawing from among all eligible claimants.

Miscellaneous. The Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of the United States. If you win a prize, you may not transfer, assign, or redeem the prize for cash. We may substitute a prize with a prize of equal or greater value. Each winner agrees (for himself or herself and his or her heirs) that, by accepting the prize, we, along with our affiliates and agents, will have no liability, and will be held harmless by the winner for any liability, loss, injury, or damage to property or person, including death, and reasonable attorney’s fees and court costs, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize or participation in the Sweepstakes, even if caused or contributed to by our negligence. You agree that our decisions related to the Sweepstakes and all drawings are final. Each winner agrees that, by participating in the Sweepstakes, we may use the winner’s name, image, or likeness in any manner and in any medium for our promotional purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law, and we may be required to disclose the winner’s address to state regulatory authorities.

Privacy Policy: Any personal information supplied by any entrant to the Sponsor will be subject to the Sponsor’s privacy policy located at:

Winners' List and Official Rules: Individuals may request the names of Winners by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope by March 19, 2014 to: Alaska Airlines P.O. Box 68900, Seattle, Washington 98168.  To receive a copy of the Official Rules during the Sweepstakes Period, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Sponsor at the address above; Attn: Russell Airlift Sweepstakes rules request.  Residents of WA may omit return postage for rules requests. 

Sponsor: Alaska Airlines/Alaska Air Group, Inc. P.O. Box 68900, Seattle, Washington 98168.  The Seattle Seahawks,® the National Football League,® and Facebook in no way sponsor, endorse, or administrate, the Sweepstakes.  

Copyright Notice: The Sweepstakes and all accompanying materials are copyright © 2014 Alaska Air Group, Inc.  All rights are reserved.