Alaska Airlines Blog

Scratch the surface of almost any pilot and you’ll find a kid who dreamed of flying. When Alaska Airlines First Officer Erin Recke was little, she wanted to fly jet fighters. But it...

Music executive Oscar Flores was so nervous about flying that he hadn’t been on an airplane in 22 years. Thanks to the Fear of Flying Clinic and some caring Alaska Airlines...

Lauren Whiteside of Anchorage, Alaska was recently flying on Alaska Airlines on her way to Austin, Texas, when she experienced utter panic. She’d lost her purse with all her valuables inside....

To celebrate 10 years of flying to the Islands, Alaska Airlines has given $100,000 to 10 nonprofits in Hawaii – $10,000 each. “Hawaii has a special relationship with Alaska Airlines. During...

Alaska Airlines has partnered with the Salvation Army, donating $50,000 to assist Northern California wildfire victims. Since Sunday, wildfires burning in Northern California have devastated the area, destroying thousands of homes...

Photo of a person's hands forming a heart around the tail of an Alaska Airlines jet.

Alaska Airlines has partnered with United for Puerto Rico, donating $25,000 to help provide aid to hurricane victims. United for Puerto Rico is an initiative brought forth by the First lady...

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America have implemented a flexible travel policy to allow guests with tickets to or from Las Vegas to change their tickets or request a full refund. The...

This is a group photo of this year's participants in the Residency Program. They are holding a giant Alaska Airlines ticket to Phoenix and are standing with Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants

Update November 29, 2017: Alaska Airlines surprised all of the participants  from The Residency program with a trip to Phoenix to see Macklemore perform live. See highlights from their trip below:...

Alaska Airlines is doubling our support for disaster relief efforts, with another $100,000 cash donation to the American Red Cross. That brings Alaska’s total relief donations to $200,000 and 1 million...