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Alaska Airlines is in a Newark State of Mind
7/21/2016 3:00 p.m. (PT)
Alaska Airlines announced today a significant expansion to the New York City area with multiple new routes to Newark Liberty International Airport.

Alaska Air Group Reports Record Second Quarter 2016 Results
7/21/2016 5:00 a.m. (PT)
Alaska Air Group, Inc., (NYSE: ALK) today reported second quarter 2016 GAAP net income of $260 million, or $2.10 per diluted share, compared to $234 million, or $1.79 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2015.

Alaska Air Group announces senior leaders for planned Virgin America subsidiary
7/13/2016 1:00 p.m. (PT)
Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines, today announced two senior leaders who will be responsible for guiding the planned Virgin America subsidiary upon transaction close, expected early in the fourth quarter this year.

Alaska Airlines announces new flights between Portland, Oregon and Sun Valley, Idaho; increases Sun Valley-Seattle flying
7/13/2016 5:01 a.m. (PT)
Portland, Oregon ski and sun enthusiasts will soon have a direct connection to some of the West's best slopes, when Alaska Airlines launches twice-weekly, seasonal nonstop flights to Sun Valley, Idaho later this year.

Alaska Airlines flight to Havana, Cuba approved
7/7/2016 10:41 a.m. (PT)
The Department of Transportation announced today that it tentatively approved Alaska's application for daily nonstop service between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba. Alaska was the only carrier to propose daily nonstop service from Los Angeles to Havana.

Alaska Air Group reports June 2016 operational results
7/5/2016 4:59 a.m. (PT)
Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported June and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines, Inc. (Alaska), and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries, Inc. and third-party regional carriers, SkyWest Airlines and PenAir.

Alaska Air Group to Announce Financial Results
7/1/2016 7:05 p.m. (PT)
Alaska Air Group, Inc. will announce its second quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, July 21, 2016.

Alaska Airlines, 700 local business leaders celebrate Boeing's 100th birthday
6/30/2016 11:29 a.m. (PT)
Alaska Airlines and 700 Pacific Northwest business leaders are celebrating the 100th birthday of Boeing today at the Museum of Flight, unveiling a new Alaska 737 painted in a special centennial paint theme.

Alaska Airlines to launch service between Seattle and San Luis Obispo, California
6/29/2016 4:55 a.m. (PT)
Alaska Airlines will launch daily, nonstop service between Seattle and San Luis Obispo, California, on April 13, 2017.

Alaska Airlines Announces New Flying Between Portland, Oregon, and Orlando, Florida
6/22/2016 4:59 a.m. (PT)
Alaska Airlines today announced new, daily nonstop flights between Portland, Oregon, and Orlando, Florida, to begin in March 2017.

The sky's the limit: Making air travel easier for children with autism
6/23/2015 11:28 a.m. (PT)
For most families, an airplane just takes you to your destination where new people and experiences await. For families with children on the autism spectrum, the plane itself is an experience, and not always a good one.

Alaska launching Apple Watch app
4/23/2015 11:32 a.m. (PT)
The mobile team at Alaska Airlines is all about saving travelers time and hassle. So when they received the developer kit for Apple's brand-new Apple Watch launching tomorrow back in November, they couldn't wait to get started. Four months of planning, customer interviews, field trips to the airport and many, many sticky note sketches later, they are ready to launch a simple, beautiful, wearable companion to Alaska's award-winning mobile app when the Apple Watch store launches April 24

Alaska Airlines helps students build a plane, learn to fly
2/27/2015 10:29 a.m. (PT)
Inside a small hangar, the parts and components of a two-seat plane are starting to come together, piece by piece, built by teenagers, guided by mentors.

How'd they film that? Alaska Airlines' Disney airplanes star in new air-to-air video
2/3/2015 9:19 a.m. (PT)
In the world of aviation photography, the money shot looks like this: Alaska Airlines' bright-blue Disney plane soars through billowy white clouds, perfectly spotlighted by midmorning sun. But how do they get that shot?

Kendall's gift: Fairbanks, Alaska girl spreads cheer to sick kids in Seattle
12/22/2014 10:14 a.m. (PT)
Sometimes big things do come in small packages. And sometimes, even bigger things come when inspired by the season of giving and a simple idea.

Fantasy Flight makes magic for underprivileged kids
12/19/2014 9:01 a.m. (PT)
The skies were clear and the sun was setting Saturday as Alaska Airlines flight 1225 took off, fueled by a force more powerful than jet fuel. The magic of 64 children and Santa's elves helped propel the Boeing 737 on its annual pilgrimage from Spokane International Airport to the ''North Pole.''

Reborn as carry-on bags, recycled airplane seat leather will continue to fly
12/11/2014 10:15 a.m. (PT)
Reclaimed leather from replaced airplane seats will fly again as carry-on bags, thanks to a collaboration between Alaska Airlines and an innovative design team.

In Barrow, Alaska, the country's northernmost game of prep football
10/17/2014 1:11 p.m. (PT)
On a sunny September day 330 miles above the Arctic Circle, 22 high schoolers play what is arguably the country's most extreme game of football.

Champions never rest: new Russell Wilson TV commercial debuts
8/6/2014 11:22 a.m. (PT)
This is an exclusive sneak peek at the first of three brand-new Alaska Airlines TV commercials featuring Russell Wilson, shot on location in Seattle over the course of a 12-hour day. It will air on TV stations from Bellingham to Vancouver, Washington beginning Aug. 7.

Onboard cocktails: celebrate summer with a complimentary ginger sunrise
7/22/2014 10:40 a.m. (PT)
You don't have to be at cruising altitude on ''#TravelTuesday'' to enjoy a cocktail today, but if you are, Alaska Airlines is footing the bill for a complimentary ginger sunrise for each passenger 21 and older.