One of the coolest airline credit card perks out there is the Alaska Airlines credit card’s annual companion fare certificate that allows you to bring along a companion on a purchased Alaska Airlines flight in economy for just $99 base fare + taxes and fees that start at $22. Show More Summary
At a press conference this morning, Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff and Sound Transit Board Chair/King County Executive Dow Constantine announced that Angle Lake Station will open on Saturday, September 24th. Alaska Airlines is sponsoring the opening ceremonies to the tune of $25,000, with total costs for Opening Day expected to be just north of $50,000, more […]
As airlines try to pacify Wall Street by squeezing customers, they may actually be leaving revenue on the table. That's because caring about customers matters for an airline's bottom line. It's no accident that Alaska Airlines has one...Show More Summary
I’ll be the first to admit that I kind of like Alaska Airlines.. it isn’t because I live in Seattle half of the year, or because they have a cool brand video, or because most of the flight attendants are nice (which is true).. But rather because they like to do things their way and be proud that they run a smooth airline. Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines announced a promotion this week that marks down the price of its miles significantly. This is a tiered bonus that rewards you more for buying more points, and you do have to log in (some people might get a smaller bonus than others). But if you can maximize the offer I think it’s a good […] This post was originally published on Travel Codex.
New tabulations from U.S. News & World Report this week have named the best frequent flyer programs across U.S. carriers. Winning the top spot this year was Alaska Airlines with its Mileage Planprogram. In order, the top ten programs were: Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan JetBlue TrueBlue Southwest Rapid Rewards Delta SkyMiles Virgin America Elevate United MileagePlus American [...]
U.S. News and World Report released the results for its annual survey of rewards programs.
Hainan Airlines has low fares to many cities across China with nonstop flights to Beijing down to $468 round trip Seattle SEA and $498 from San Jose SJC with flight connections to a dozen other airports priced in $500s and low $600s round trip. Show More Summary
I've had a blast being featured on BoardingArea this week, and as a final reminder signing off, make sure to sign-up for the newsletter or follow me on social media to keep updated on all the latest posts. In case you missed it, here's...Show More Summary
As a relatively infrequent flyer, I mainly view myself as an airline free agent and will usually just chase the best deal for that particular trip. However, I do have one exception to the rule, and that's for flying Alaska Airlines to Hawaii. The post Flight Review: Alaska Airlines First Class Oakland to Maui appeared first on Hungry for Points.
One reason why Alaska Airlines’ purchase of Virgin America was so surprising is the difference in their two fleets: Alaska Airlines is “proudly all Boeing” when it comes to its mainline aircraft, while Virgin America leases the Airbus A319 and A320. Show More Summary
Business Travel News interviewed Alaska Airlines' senior vice president of communications, and surprisingly there were some awesome -- and revealing -- money quotes. Continue reading Alaska Airlines: Delta Partnership and Future of Virgin America Brand...
United Airlines says it will add round-trip San Jose-Newark service in March, with both flights arriving and departing at the same time as new flights Alaska Airlines announced two weeks ago.
Air France is a member of SkyTeam and shares a common loyalty program, Flying Blue, with the Dutch airline KLM. Flying Blue also has a wide variety of non-alliance partnerships with carriers such as Alaska Airlines, Japan Airlines, Copa Airlines, and others. Show More Summary
Air France's miles are best used for Air France and KLM business class awards when partners like Delta and Alaska aren't offering space. And the program is strategically useful for its oddball airline partners, promo awards (especially...Show More Summary
Effective through Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn up to 1,500 bonus Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan frequent flier loyalty program miles — in addition to the standard Mileage Plan miles...Show More Summary
The Alaska Airlines shopping portal is offering up to 1,500 bonus miles for online shopping. The post Back to School Bonus: Up to 1,500 Bonus Alaska Miles Through Their Shopping Portal appeared first on Frequent Miler.
Last week I wrote about Alaska Airlines' big expansion out of Newark, where over the next several months they'll be adding four additional daily transcontinental flights out of Newark, to Portland, San Diego, San Jose, and Seattle. This...Show More Summary
Alaska Airlines will add three new nonstop routes to the New York City-area airport.
Earlier in the year it was announced that slot restrictions at Newark Airport would be eased starting this fall, making it easier for more airlines to launch flights to Newark Airport. Previously Newark Airport was slot restricted due...Show More Summary