Last Thursday, Alaska Airlines reported that its passenger count was up +9.7% for the first half of 2015…not a huge surprise given the numerous destinations and frequencies the airline has added as it continues to battle with Delta.Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines says it is on track to save 87 gallons of fuel, shorten flight times by about nine minutes and reduce carbon emissions by nearly 1 metric ton, every time one of its planes land at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport using new, operations-enhancing Federal Aviation Administration procedures designed by Boeing. This means the benefits of […]
Alaska Airlines launched its official Windows Phone app over a year ago, and now the app has been updated to version 1.2, which adds a new Preferred Plus seats upgrade option.
Alaska Airlines has updated its official app for Windows Phone today. As the leading West Coast airline, and Seattle’s largest carrier, Alaska Airlines consumers can now manage existing reservations, book a new trip, check in, access boarding passes, view Mileage Plan balance and track flights, right from the convenience of their Windows Phone device. The app […]
A few of our favorite apps and games were updated recently, take a look below to see what’s new. Alaska Airlines update (Windows Phone) Now fans of Alaska Airlines can book Preferred Plus Seats right from the app. They’re the seats you dream about – with more legroom, easy seat access, and a free […]
While I've long had the Alaska Airlines Visa Card, it has been noticeably missing one very common perk offered by co-branded US airline credit cards nowadays -- a free first checked bag. Well, it looks like that has finally changed. As...Show More Summary
Of all the U.S. carriers, Alaska Airlines has been the only one off the top of my head that did not include a free checked bag as a benefit of its co-branded credit card. Today that’s changing. Travelers with the Visa Signature card from Bank of America (there are other cards with lesser benefits and a [...] This post was originally published on Travel Codex.
We imagine that working as a flight attendant can be a difficult job: serving hundreds of passengers each flight, traipsing from one city to another, and ensuring that the cabin of the aircraft is equipped and prepared for all situations. One thing these crew members shouldn’t have to worry about: working in an environment with toxic fumes. But that’s apparently … [More]
After previously discussing award routing rules on American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, I’ve been putting off a similar post on United Airlines. Why? United generally lets you do whatever you want as long as you don’t get too crazy. Some people do like to get crazy, perhaps because for a long time United’s policies stood out [...]
Four flight attendants have filed a lawsuit against Boeing Co. because of "devastating health effects" from what they contend were toxic fumes that leaked into a 2013 flight.
One of the great things about American is that they don't just partner with oneworld airlines, but they have partnerships with almost a dozen non-oneworld airlines as well, ranging from Alaska to Air Tahiti Nui to Etihad. That presents...Show More Summary
I love my Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan miles. They're about the only currency I'm tempted to buy when bonus offers are around. Thomas W....suggests that Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan is getting a lot more aggressive in its fraud department, shutting down frequent flyer accounts for suspected violations of rules. Show More Summary
This is part 2 my trip report detailing a recent trip to Maui, Hawaii. You can catch up on all the other installments in the links below 1. Alaska Airlines First Class San Jose to Maui 2. Montage Kapalua Bay 3. Eating Maui – Road to Hana,... read more The post Hotel Review: Montage Kapalua Bay (Maui, Hawaii) appeared first on Hungry for Points.
This is part 1 my trip report detailing a recent trip to Maui, Hawaii. You can catch up on all the other installments in the links below 1. Alaska Airlines First Class San Jose to Maui 2. Montage Kapalua Bay 3. Eating Maui – Road to Hana,... read more The post Flight Review: Alaska Airlines First Class San Jose To Maui appeared first on Hungry for Points.
SkyWest Airlines purchased seven Embraer E-175 regional jets last fall to operate on behalf of Alaska Airlines and just recently placed another order for eight more to be delivered next year. But delivery has already begun for the original seven: pictures on Airliners Gallery show the new Alaska-branded E-175 landing and taking off. Alaska and SkyWest [...]Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines offers breaks to Pride and LGBT-inclusive vacation destinations, and predictable outrage ensues
Gevo’s technology to make jet fuel from cellulosic wood waste will be used in demonstration flight sponsored by Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance and Alaska Airlines. The company’s fermentation technology allows it to produce isobutanol from cellulosic feedstocks such as wood waste, which can then be converted into alcohol-to-jet fuel. This will be used in a […]
The Best of the Rest for Saturday includes American Airlines taking over the LAX-MEX route from Alaska, free $5 on iTunes, and more details on the disturbing soda can incident. Read more.... The post American Airlines Launches LAX-MEX and the Uncomfortable Soda Can Discussion. The Best of The Rest for Saturday, June 6th, 2015 appeared first on Pizza In Motion.
From Alaska Airlines: At Alaska, we have been longtime supporters of the LGBT community and remain committed to a more equitable society. We were elated when the State of Washington expressed the same commitment by legalizing marriage for everyone, regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines AS, che è stata recentemente eletta al top delle linee aeree nordamericane per l’ottavo (!) anno consecutivo, è pronta a lanciare il primo volo commerciale con carburante a base di alcol. La compagnia con base a Seattle ha stretto un… Read more ? The post Alaska Airlines volerà con l’alcol. appeared first on fammi volare.