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5 REASONS YOU'LL LOVE OUR NEW SFO LOUNGE

Every day, roughly 150,000 passengers pass through San Francisco International Airport. We have been hard at work designing a new space...

WE'RE GETTING BIGGER IN TEXAS. HOWDY, EL PASO!

We're galloping to the West Texas city of El Paso. Starting today, Feb. 19, we have daily nonstop flights between Seattle and El Paso,...

 
 
 

WE PLEDGE TO INCREASE OUR AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE PILOTS BY 2025

From left: Alaska Airlines First Officer Kim Ford, Alaska Airlines Captain Tara Wright, Alaska Airlines Senior Diversity & Inclusion...

MAJOR SNOWSTORM TO IMPACT SEA-TAC AIRPORT

For the second time this week, a major snowstorm is taking aim on the Pacific Northwest. The National Weather Service says the Seattle...

 
 
 

5 SPRING BREAK DESTINATIONS FOR SUN SEEKERS

Spring break is just around the corner and, for most of us, it means one thing: sun. Ask a student, and they may be ready to lounge...

TRAVEL ALERT: FLEXIBLE TRAVEL POLICY IN PLACE FOR SEA-TAC GUESTS AS SNOW STORM WALLOPS REGION

UPDATE: 2:05 p.m. on Feb. 2, 2019 As of 2 p.m. Pacific time, today's wintry weather is a factor in nearly all the 133 Alaska flights...

 
 
 

HOW TO ACCESS ALASKA AIRLINES MOVIES AND TV SHOWS ON YOUR OWN DEVICE

You've made it. You reached 10,000 feet. Now, how about a good movie? For some, accessing the Alaska Beyond Entertainment library of...

HOW TO SPOT A SCAM TICKET GIVEAWAY

Several times each year, Alaska's social media team sees an influx of bogus promotions from websites pretending to be Alaska Airlines....

 
 
 

CEO BRAD TILDEN: MY WEEK IN ALASKA JOB SHADOWING FRONTLINE EMPLOYEES

This trip was the first of many for our leaders at Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air for the coming year. Called “Leader Immersion,”...

ALASKA AIRLINES CEO ON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Every day, folks get up and go to work. It's something that's easy to take for granted - until we realize that some people are going...

 
 
 

START OF SERVICE DELAYED UNTIL MARCH 4 AT PAINE FIELD: HERE'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

We hope you can appreciate the adage “good things come to those who wait,” because we have an update to pass along about our planned...

RICH, FULL-BODY WEST COAST WINES ON BOARD ALASKA AIRLINES FLIGHTS THIS WINTER

There are a few famously great pairings in life: Mork and Mindy, ketchup and fries, movies and popcorn - and airplane flights and a...

 
 
 

ALASKA AIRLINES TO HIRE OVER 3,000 FRONTLINE EMPLOYEES IN 2019

Myrcedes recently joined Alaska as a Lounge hospitality host, becoming our 10,000th employee in Washington state. Photo by Ingrid Barrentine....

FIRST CLASS RECIPE: CRANBERRY-GINGER SMOOTHIE

People commonly associate cranberries with the sweet side dish - sometimes saucy and sometimes gelatinous - that follows turkey around...

 
 
 

ALASKA NAMED ONE OF THE SAFEST AIRLINES IN THE WORLD

If there's one thing we put above all else it's safety. We've just been named among the top-20 safest airlines in the world for 2019...

4 WAYS TO BECOME AN ALASKA AIRLINES MVP IN 2019

I've been an Alaska Airlines MVP Gold member for several years, and before that I earned status with other airline loyalty programs,...

 
 
 

WHERE WERE THE MOST MILES SPENT IN 2018?

Before heading into the New Year, we're pausing to celebrate. Mileage Plan members went the distance in 2018. A whopping 19 million...

THE TOP INFLIGHT MOVIES OF 2018 MAY SURPRISE YOU

Buckle your seat belt, fasten your tray table and... start watching “Rampage”? That's right, the second most-watched movie on Alaska...

 
 
 

FESTIVE IN FINLAND: ONE WOMAN'S QUEST TO MEET REINDEER

I know this trip is going to be special as soon as I step into the airport and am greeted by a reindeer. Well, not a real reindeer,...

6 PLACES TO VISIT THIS WINTER USING ALASKA AIRLINES MILES

Whether you want to worship the sun or get your cold on, taking a long-distance trip in the winter months can yield all kinds of new...

 
 
 



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 ...

Delta proposes flights between Haneda, Tokyo's city airport, and 5 new U.S...

Delta proposes flights between Haneda, Tokyo's city airport, and 5 new U.S. cities

Delta today filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to launch daily daytime service between Tokyo-Haneda airport and Seattle, Detroit, Atlanta, and... Read more ...

Could the Next Ford Ranger Look Like This?

Could the Next Ford Ranger Look Like This?

The Ford Ranger just made its way back to America, but don't forget it's been around in other markets for the better part of a decade now. It's been refreshed for duty here but... Read more ...

KTO is aiming 18 million foreign visitors in South Korea this year

KTO is aiming 18 million foreign visitors in South Korea this year

Korea Tourism Organization president Ahn Young-bae said that the group is targeting 18 million foreign visitors to South Korea this year. Foreign visitor arrivals to South... Read more ...

The new West Java Kertajati International Airport to open up greater travel...

The new West Java Kertajati International Airport to open up greater travel opportunities

Tourism Malaysia is taking measures to draw more Indonesian tourists and perk up yield in terms of leisure and MICE travelers heading to Malaysia by organizing a series of... Read more ...

The Langham, Hong Kong Retains Five-Star Rating From The 2019 Forbes Travel...

The Langham, Hong Kong Retains Five-Star Rating From The 2019 Forbes Travel Guide Awards

The Langham, Hong Kong has once again been awarded a Five-Star rating at the annual Forbes Travel Guide Awards unveiled on 20 February 2019. Acknowledged as one of the top 210... Read more ...

MGTO promotes Macao at Guangzhou International Travel Fair

MGTO promotes Macao at Guangzhou International Travel Fair

Macao Government Tourism Office takes part in Guangzhou International Travel Fair 2019 held from 21 to 23 February, to enhance Macao's profile as a diverse travel destination... Read more ...

Mexico's popular Caribbean tourist destination resilient despite setbacks

Mexico's popular Caribbean tourist destination resilient despite setbacks

Despite setbacks, the tourism sector in the state of Quintana Roo, home to Mexico's most popular Caribbean tourist destination, remains resilient, the region's top tourism... Read more ...

Turkey jolted by 5.0 magnitude earthquake for 46 sec

Turkey jolted by 5.0 magnitude earthquake for 46 sec

North-western Turkey was rattled by an earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale. The Istanbul-based Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute, however... Read more ...

My Old Ford Ranger Is Rusting Away! What Car Should I Buy?

My Old Ford Ranger Is Rusting Away! What Car Should I Buy?

It seems that Evan's beloved 2004 Ford Ranger has finally succumbed to winters in the Northeast and may not pass inspection due to the rust. It's time for another vehicle to... Read more ...

Thursday's Best Deals: FireTVs, New Balance Sneakers, Luxury Tent, and More

Thursday's Best Deals: FireTVs, New Balance Sneakers, Luxury Tent, and More

Edifier bookshelf speakers , dryer balls , individual pistachio packs , lead off Thursday's best deals from around the web. Read more ...