Alaska Airlines Blog

I’ve been an Alaska Airlines MVP Gold member for several years, and before that I earned status with other airline loyalty programs, too. I hope you’ll believe me when I say...

Before heading into the New Year, we’re pausing to celebrate. Mileage Plan members went the distance in 2018. A whopping 19 million flights were flown on Alaska, Horizon and our Global...

Buckle your seat belt, fasten your tray table and … start watching “Rampage”? That’s right, the second most-watched movie on Alaska Beyond™ Entertainment this year features an albino gorilla who turns...

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, of course –...

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 adventures – and help you...

This weekend, our annual Fantasy Flight arrived at the “North Pole” to bring smiles and Christmas cheer to 66 children, many of whom live in shelters or transitional housing. For most...

By Bri Emory If you have the chance to go to Ireland in the off-season, do it. I’d never been and loved so much about my recent trip: the beautiful scenery,...

With turkey leftovers crammed in the fridge, we dash into the holiday season with bells on. Or not. While some manage to finish their holiday shopping on Black Friday, many of...

Alaska Air Group’s female independent board directors. From left: Phyllis Campbell, Patricia (Patty) Bedient (seated), Helvi Sandvik, Susan Li and Marion Blakey (seated). ‘It starts at the top’ Alaska Airlines Lead...

UPDATE 1/22/19: We’re postponing our scheduled start of service from Paine Field until March 4, 2019. Our latest post has all the details. ORIGINAL POST 11/15/18: If you live north of Seattle...