When it comes to checking bags, there's not an airline that's better than Alaska. They have a 20 minute checked baggage guarantee, making them the single most efficient airline I've flown when it comes to checked bags. Alaska is continuing to innovate checked bags, and is now letting you tag your own checked bags at home... Show More Summary
We've heard of people being fired for sleeping on the job. But this is on another level. Several thousand feet higher, in fact. One contract employee of Alaska Airlines has been banned from future work with the airline after taking a little bit of a nap on the job?and in a really bad location. Show More Summary
Today only, Alaska Airlines shopping portal is giving 8X miles on purchases at Staples. Combined with purchases on a Chase Ink card, that earns a total of 13X miles and points on office purchases! Up To 13X Miles & Points At StaplesShow More Summary
The end of my journey from Terminal 4 to Terminal 6 through the tunnels of LAX was at the Alaska Airlines Board room in T6. I secured access through my Priority Pass membership, but have the suspicion that an AA Admirals Club membership would also work. Show More Summary
I recently flew round-trip from New York, JFK to Delhi, India on Emirates Airlines (see, I Sat in Coach on an Emirates A380 Flight and it Didn’t Suck!). I credited the trip to Alaska Airlines, and received over 26,000 Alaska Air miles. Let me explain. Show More Summary
Since the merger of USAirways and American Airlines, flights from LAX have been moved to Terminal 6 – previously occupied by United and still by Alaska. United has moved its flights out and created space for US to use 6 gates for its flights. Show More Summary
The unnamed baggage handler who dozed off inside an Alaska Airlines cargo hold has been permanently grounded.
A contract baggage handler who became trapped in the belly of an Alaska Airlines jet on takeoff from Seattle after falling asleep in the plane’s cargo hold this week has been banned from all future work at the airline, a company spokeswoman said on Thursday. The employee of Menzies Aviation,...
SEATTLE (AP) — A baggage handler who fell asleep inside the cargo hold of an Alaska Airlines jetliner called 911 after takeoff to say he couldn't get out and needed someone to stop the plane, according to a 911 call released Thursday. "I'm inside a plane, and I feel like it's moving in the air. Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines has a targeted offer for a $50 credit for Hawaii or Mexico flight for California residents who join Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan by July 24. Offer Terms: The $50 Discount Code offer is valid for new Mileage Plan™ member sign-ups only. Show More Summary
911 dispatchers hear a lot of things, but one call from an airline worker trapped in the cargo hold of an Alaska Airlines flight is something most probably have never encountered before. "I'm in this plane!" a man says. "You're where?"...Show More Summary
An Alaskan Airlines baggage handler who fell asleep inside a cargo hold frantically called 911 for help saying "I'm trapped in this plane!"
Alaska Airlines will e-mail new members who register for the MileagePlan program with a California address a $50 e-certificate discount code valid on flights between California and Hawaii or Mexico. The person who signs up for the account...Show More Summary
While I was away in Myanmar I came across an article about an unfortunate reason a passenger was kicked off of a flight. When I first read the title, I definitely felt bad for the passenger. However, after reading the article I wasn’t sure if I would side with the passenger or the airline. Show More Summary
An Alaska Airlines flight made an emergency landing because a worker got trapped inside the cargo hold. How did it happen?
A napping worker became trapped inside an Alaska Airlines cargo hold on Monday morning. Although the plane was in the air for nearly 15 minutes, the unnamed man was not injured in the incident. As reported by Washington Post, the worker was an employee of Menzies Aviation, which provides sub-contractors to Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Show More Summary
An Alaska Airlines flight made an emergency landing when screams were heard coming from the cargo hold. Naptime rescue mission. (via wxpi) If your job is to load baggage into airplanes, the cargo hold of jet is a poor location for a nap. Show More Summary
Pilots heard a person banging in the cargo hold of the Alaska Airlines Boeing 737.
A worker trapped in a cargo hold caused Alaska Airlines Flight 448 to be diverted from their Los Angeles destination back to the airport in Seattle on Monday. The plane took off from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport at 2:39 p.m. local time. Show More Summary
A terrifying moment occurred Monday for an Alaska Airlines contractor when he fell asleep in the cargo hold and woke up to discover the plane was in the air.