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‘HONOR FLIGHTS' TAKE VETERANS TO D.C. WAR MEMORIALS

Some arrive in wheelchairs. Others are aided by walkers or canes. Some come on the arm of a guardian. Alaska Airlines has flown more...

9 MUST-SEE PLACES ON YOUR IRELAND ROAD TRIP

From the scenic rolling green hills of the countryside and the rugged cliffs towering over the Atlantic coastline, to the abundance...

 
 
 

ALASKA RANKED THE MOST SUSTAINABLE AIRLINE IN NORTH AMERICA

For a second year in a row, we've been ranked No. 1 for North American aviation on the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index....

WE FLY GREENER: BY THE NUMBERS

With more than 1,200 flights transporting more than 130,000 passengers every day, we are conscious of our environmental footprint....

 
 
 

HAWAII: THE ISLAND FOR SIGHTSEERS

You are an adventurer. You travel to a place because it's different and new. Before you leave on your trip, you probably check travel...

HAWAII PERSONALITY QUIZ: WHICH ISLAND ARE YOU?

Planning your next vacation? We've got low fares from the West Coast to Hawaii and a great onboard experience. Think assigned seats...

 
 
 

KAUAI: THE ISLAND FOR NATURE LOVERS

Nothing is more rejuvenating than being out in nature. Breathing fresh air, exploring a waterfall, feeling the sun on your skin......

MAUI: THE ISLAND FOR SUN LOVERS

When someone says Hawaii, you think: laying on the beach all day with a cold beer or cider, jumping in the water for a swim, and then...

 
 
 

OAHU: THE ISLAND FOR GO-GETTERS

You came to the Hawaiian Islands for a little R&R, but that doesn't mean you want lounge on the beach all day. How about some snorkeling...

WE'RE SMILING FROM WING TO WING

It's a privilege to be recognized as “Best Airline” any time of year -- but twice in one week? We're thankful to flyers for choosing...

 
 
 

REVIEW: A WARM TASTE OF IRISH HOSPITALITY ON AER LINGUS, AN ALASKA GLOBAL PARTNER

Having spent a summer studying in Ireland many moons ago where I got a taste of authentic Irish hospitality and hearty traditional...

‘RISE, GRIND, SHINE AGAIN': KEVIN DURANT'S MESSAGE TO WILLIE BROWN MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS

Hundreds of middle schoolers screamed in delight last Friday when Kevin Durant's 6-foot 9-inch frame emerged onstage at Willie Brown...

 
 
 

MOVIE THEATER IN THE SKY? ALASKA TRIALS VR ENTERTAINMENT AT 35,000 FEET

Guests enjoy catching up on the latest movies and TV shows when traveling. The popularity of our streaming and tablet entertainment...

3 REASONS TO VISIT FINLAND'S HIDDEN HELSINKI

Mention to most people that you're traveling to Helsinki, Finland and you're likely to receive one of three reactions: a blank stare,...

 
 
 

FLYING NONSTOP TO PITTSBURGH: HERE'S HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR VISIT

With affordable, nonstop Pittsburgh flights departing Seattle daily, those from the Pacific Northwest can get a feel for why the city...

DREAM BIG, FLY HIGH: WHAT RUSSELL WILSON'S NEW PLANE IS ALL ABOUT

Forget what the playbook says: tailgating starts at the gate. Seattle football fans flying to the regular season opener in Denver are...

 
 
 

TAKING NEW ROADS IN THE SKY: NASA AND ALASKA AIRLINES ARE MAKING IT HAPPEN

Have you ever been stuck in traffic and thought: “There has got to be a better way to get where I'm going”? Pilots often think the...

WEEKEND WANDERER: SAN FRANCISCO TO CABO SAN LUCAS

By Kachet Jackson-Henderson and Ruthie Ridley We just came back from a girls' trip to Los Cabos, and it was an adventure to remember....

 
 
 

INFORMATION ON HORIZON AIR AIRCRAFT

Update: 1:20 a.m. on Aug. 11, 2018 - A STATEMENT FROM ALASKA AIR GROUP CEO BRAD TILDEN AND HORIZON AIR CEO GARY BECK Brad Tilden: “There...

SUB POP PLANE MAKES ALASKA'S FLEET SING

When we heard Seattle's Sub Pop Records was celebrating 30 years and had always dreamt of having their own plane, we figured it was...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

The Real Battle in the U.S. Grand Prix Will Be Max Verstappen Versus the Kerbs

The Real Battle in the U.S. Grand Prix Will Be Max Verstappen Versus the Kerbs

The Formula One driver championship is essentially decided, with leader Lewis Hamilton only needing score eight points more than Sebastian Vettel to clinch his fifth title. So... Read more ...

Saturday's Best Deals: Google Wifi, Nest Sale, Leaf Blowers, and More

Saturday's Best Deals: Google Wifi, Nest Sale, Leaf Blowers, and More

Nest smart home products , a fast wireless charger , and our readers' favorite Wi-Fi routers lead off Saturday's best deals from around the web. Read more ...

Texas newspaper that endorsed Ted Cruz in 2012 is now throwing its support...

Texas newspaper that endorsed Ted Cruz in 2012 is now throwing its support behind Democrat Beto O'Rourke for the midterm election

Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File The Houston Chronicle has endorsed Democrat Beto O'Rourke for US Senate in Texas over the Republican incumbent Sen. Ted... Read more ...

My Favorite Books of 2018

My Favorite Books of 2018

Posted: 10/19/2018 | October 19th, 2018 I've been terrible this year when it comes to books. I started off with a reading bang, but writing my own book and planning TravelCon... Read more ...

Cadillac XT4 V-Sport and a Mystery Car Show Up on Cadillac's Website

Cadillac XT4 V-Sport and a Mystery Car Show Up on Cadillac's Website

When Cadillac isn't busy trying to sort out its strategy for the future again amid a move back to Michigan from New York , it's posting a whole bunch of potential hints at... Read more ...

This Coachbuilder Will Make Your Ferrari GTC4Lusso Look Like A New 412, And...

This Coachbuilder Will Make Your Ferrari GTC4Lusso Look Like A New 412, And That's Totally Rad

Back in 1984, legendary U.K. motoring journalist L.J.K. Setright called the Ferrari 412-and by extension its 365 GT4 2+2 and 400i siblings-“one of the few most beautiful, and... Read more ...

For some Alaska Natives, the Bering Sea and an international border make it...

For some Alaska Natives, the Bering Sea and an international border make it hard to go home

Valentina Koonooka and her four daughters waited four days in an airport terminal in Nome, Alaska to take a less-than-two-hour flight across the Bering Sea to visit family in... Read more ...

A lioness killed the father of their 3 cubs, and zookeepers say they aren't...

A lioness killed the father of their 3 cubs, and zookeepers say they aren't sure what provoked the attack

Free-Photos/Pixabay A lioness has killed the father of her three cubs, suffocating her mate by inflicting injuries to his neck at the Indianapolis Zoo. Zookeepers had never... Read more ...

Here's how Trader Joe's keeps its groceries so cheap

Here's how Trader Joe's keeps its groceries so cheap

Jessica Tyler/Business Insider Trader Joe's wins over customers with its high-quality and affordable products. Selling products under a private label is one way that Trader... Read more ...

This 10-year-old coder is already so successful she's already caught the...

This 10-year-old coder is already so successful she's already caught the attention of Google and Microsoft

Samaira Mehta 10-year-old Samaira Mehta has become a kid-coder-to-watch in Silicon Valley. When she was just eight and she built a game called CoderBunnyz to help teach other... Read more ...