Every year, the week of Thanksgiving and the last two weeks of December are typically airlines’ busiest travel periods. Bonus tip: On Dec. 15, Alaska Airlines guests who wear their festive holiday sweaters to the airport will be able to board early, in honor of National Ugly Holiday Sweater Day. To kick off the busy holiday season, Alaska’s airport employees offer five tips for making your journey as smooth as possible.
Wintry weather is expected to continue with forecasts showing snow beginning early Sunday morning and continuing through midday. In anticipation of this weather event, Alaska Airlines has canceled 25 flights in and out of Seattle between 6 a.m. and noon Sunday, Nov. 5.