Alaska Airlines Blog

Sometimes a little kind-heartedness goes a long way. When Patrick Tucci watched his 11-year-old son Ian board a recent Alaska Airlines flight, he couldn’t hold back the tears. “My son comes...

Alaska Airlines First Officer Kim Ford is working to inspire the next generation of young women to achieve their dreams in aviation. Damsel in distress? Not today. This week’s new box...

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...

Horizon Air’s Mario Doiron, supervisor, and Renee Parson, manager, at Paine Field At Alaska, we’re all about the journey – getting you safely to your final destination, and empowering our people...

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

Myrcedes recently joined Alaska as a Lounge hospitality host, becoming our 10,000th employee in Washington state. Photo by Ingrid Barrentine. New year, new job? On the heels of hiring our 10,000th...

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...

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...

As an officer and Black Hawk pilot in the U.S. Army, Constance von Muehlen commanded an Apache Air Cavalry Troop. Today she leads the Horizon Air team as Chief Operating Officer....

When RAINN, the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization, partnered with us to host new trainings this summer, they’d never worked with an airline before. Sunitha Menon, who leads RAINN’s consulting work...