Alaska Airlines Suspends All Anchorage Flights Due to Volcanic Ash
Travelers advised to check status of flights at alaskaair.com or 800-ALASKAAIR
Travelers are advised to check the status of flights before leaving home at alaskaair.com or 1-800-ALASKAAIR (1-800-252-7522). Specific information about flight changes related to the Mt. Redoubt volcano is available at alaskaair.com.
“We recognize these cancellations will significantly impact our customers intending to travel to or from Alaska,” said
Volcanic ash poses significant safety concerns to aircraft on the ground and in the air, as it limits visibility and damages engines. The airline was forced to cancel more than 45 flights earlier this week due to eruptions from Mt. Redoubt, affecting about 4,000 travelers.
Passengers booked on a canceled flight
Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together serve more than 90 cities through an expansive network in
SOURCE Alaska Airlines