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2014-09-04 12:20:34

Alaska Airlines Kicks Off Nonstop Flights to Detroit SEATTLE, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Detroit becomes Alaska Airlines' 77(th) nonstop destination out of Seattle, with today's launch of daily, nonstop service. "Expanding our network to connect the Seattle area to Detroit's industry and culture will benefit our business and leisure customers alike," said Joe Sprague, Alaska Airlines' senior vice president of communications and external relations. "Travelers with a flair for...

2014-09-03 08:22:52

Fans invited to follow Russell on the road and save 10 percent on airfare* SEATTLE, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers wearing star NFL quarterback Russell Wilson's No. 3 jersey will be able to board early on Seattle-departing Alaska Airlines flights starting tomorrow. The promotion, which began during the team's playoff run last year, is good through the duration of the Seahawks' 2014 NFL football season. "We're thrilled to kick off the 2014 football season by bringing back priority...

2014-09-03 08:22:02

SEATTLE, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported August and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, and for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air. Detailed information is provided below. AIR GROUP On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 6.8 percent increase in traffic on a 7.5 percent increase in capacity compared to August 2013. Load factor decreased 0.5 points to 87.3 percent. These statistics include flights...

2014-09-02 08:22:04

Prices as low as $169 one-way through Sept. 8* SEATTLE, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines launched daily round-trip service today between Seattle and Baltimore. To celebrate, the airline is offering introductory one-way fares of $169 for tickets purchased by Sept. 8 for travel from Oct. 21 through Nov. 19, 2014. "We're delighted to be adding another great city to our list of nonstop flights available to our Seattle-area customers," said Joe Sprague, senior vice...

2014-08-29 12:21:18

SEATTLE, Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., today announced it will webcast a presentation by Brandon Pedersen, Alaska's executive vice president, finance and chief financial officer, at the Cowen Securities Seventh Annual Global Transportation Conference on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 in New York. The webcast will be presented live at 2:40 p.m. Eastern time. To...

2014-08-26 08:23:12

Blog: Learn the 'Secrets to Finding Great Value in Award Miles' SEATTLE, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members can stretch their frequent flier miles further starting today through Oct. 31 during the airline's biggest award sale of the year. From Aug. 30 through Oct. 31, members can travel for as low as 5,000 miles one-way, a 60 percent discount off a standard award-level ticket. "This fall our members can enjoy unprecedented values on award travel to some of our...

2014-08-18 08:21:33

Introductory fares as low as $59 one way* MAMMOTH LAKES, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Test your luck at the slots and then head to the slopes with new seasonal service operated by Alaska Airlines between Las Vegas and Mammoth Lakes, California. Alaska's nonstop flight from Las Vegas to Mammoth Lakes will operate on Mondays and Thursdays between Jan. 15 and April 6, 2015, giving locals and visitors alike plenty of opportunities to experience "Sin City" and ski fresh powder...

2014-08-05 08:22:13

Prices as low as $59 one-way through Aug. 12* SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines' annual fall sale begins today, with low fares throughout its network including favorite destinations like Philadelphia, San Francisco and Maui, Hawaii. One-way fares start at $69 from Portland, Oregon to San Francisco, $89 between Seattle and San Diego, California and $159 between Seattle and Detroit, one of Alaska's newest destinations.* Visit www.alaskaair.com to find great...

2014-08-05 08:22:08

SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported July and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, and on a combined basis. Detailed information is provided below. AIR GROUP On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 7.0 percent increase in traffic on a 7.0 percent increase in capacity compared to July 2013. This resulted in a load factor of 88.6 percent, consistent with July 2013. These statistics...

2014-07-24 08:22:51

SEATTLE, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Highlights: -- Reported record second quarter net income, excluding special items, of $157 million - a 50% increase over the second quarter of 2013. -- Reported adjusted earnings per share of $1.13 per diluted share, a 53% increase over the second quarter of 2013 and ahead of First Call analyst consensus estimate of $1.11 per share. -- Earned net income for the second quarter under Generally Accepted...


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