Airport workers celebrated a $15 victory in December. As of Tuesday, it seems that Alaska Airlines' last objection to $15 was denied by the state Supreme Court. Working Washington Sorry, Alaska Airlines. The state Supreme Court saysShow More Summary
A drunk man who yelled “You’re all going to die!” got escorted off a plane to cheers Tuesday night after the flight was diverted.
Seeing Alaska Airlines listed for a low fare flight to Beijing caught my attention. In 2015 Alaska Airlines teamed up with China’s Hainan Airlines. The $553 round trip fare flying Alaska Airlines to Seattle and Hainan Airlines Seattle...Show More Summary
An Alaska Airlines flight was forced to land midway after an unruly and visibly intoxicated passenger threatened the crew and his fellow passengers with death, according to a statement released by the company late Tuesday night. Alaska Airlines Flight 769 was en route from Boston to San Diego when the male passenger “became disruptive,” read... Show More Summary
Things got out of hand after a passenger was denied the alcohol he had brought on board Alaska Airlines Flight 769 Tuesday evening. The flight from Boston to San Diego made an emergency diversion to Denver after a passenger in row 13...Show More Summary
An Alaska Airlines flight headed to Boston from San Diego last night had to make an unscheduled stop midway through the trip, when a drunk passenger allegedly became abusive and threatened the crew, the airline said. A male passenger who was intoxicated “became disruptive,” the carrier said. “He was told to calm down by flight crew, and then became agitated …
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Nearly two decades after its last creative review, Alaska Airlines has chosen Mekanism as its new creative agency of record. This announcement follows the Seattle-based travel brand's first full makeover in 25 years. Mekanism, an independent...Show More Summary
Flights from San Francisco to Maui OGG are available for midweek and some Saturday departures from February into May 2016 with American $355, United $348-$358, Hawaiian $338 and Virgin America $338 round trip. Alaska Airlines and Delta are sitting this SFO fare out. Show More Summary
When you’ve gone and repainted your planes with a new logo, we can understand the desire to show it off to everyone. But maybe consider running your new ad slogan by a few people before it goes public. KTUU reports that the carrier apologized and made a tweak to its recent announcement after it came under fire for using the …
Earlier this week I provided a comprehensive look at upgrade policies on Alaska Airlines and United Airlines. Today we’ll cover the different upgrade types on American Airlines, which have less variety and are somewhat easier to find...Show More Summary
In general, doing anything in the airline industry involves a high level of difficulty and complexity. But doing a brand... Read More
United is shifting some regional flying back to the mainline putting regional airlines at risk. For years, regional airlines, which now provide as much a 50% of departures for United, Delta, American and Alaska, now face new hurdles, which will finally force industry consolidation and failures as legacy partners shift flying [...]
Pilot charged: In the Jan. 25 California section, an article about an Alaska Airlines pilot facing alcohol charges said that federal law considers commercial airline pilots intoxicated if their blood-alcohol concentration is 0.10% or higher. That is the threshold in the U.S. code under which the...
Alaska Airlines unveiled its first redesign in 25 years this week. The redesign will soon appear on all aspects of the airline, including the plane cabin interiors, employee uniforms, digital marketing, at the airports and on creditShow More Summary
Here’s something you don’t ever hear from BOA: “I’m sorry we can’t approve you for a card at this time.” Currently, I have a balance of 7,000 Alaska points which would get me from Juneau to Fairbanks if I was lucky. In order to shore up this meager balance which is a... The post Alaska Airlines Rejection: Maybe I Do Have Too Many Inquiries appeared first on ThePointsOfLife.
After nearly 25 years without a change, Seattle-based Alaska Airlines updated its branding yesterday, giving its wordmark, colors and iconic Eskimo logo a refresh. The new approach from Alaska reflects a strongerappeal to younger, more design-focused passengers while keeping trademarks from the legacy design. “The clean lines and italics of our [...]
Seattle-based Alaska Airlines has been undergoing quite a transformation lately, which they've called "Alaska Beyond." At some point they realized they were a bit behind the times, so they started improving their onboard product a bit, perhaps largely pressured by Delta's invasion of Seattle. Show More Summary
I’m continuing my series on upgrade policies at each of the major U.S. carriers after briefly summarizing just the complimentary elite upgrades in a post last week. Yesterday I covered the upgrade policies at Alaska Airlines, which I know quite well and which are relatively simple. Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines today unveiled its first major brand change in 25 years on a newly painted Boeing 737-800. The new look will soon will be featured not just on its jets, but throughout the airport experience, on all digital channels, in marketing materials and across Alaska’s entire fleet. Show More Summary