Tag: Alaska Airlines

22 passengers onboard Flight 1282 bring amended lawsuit against Boeing and Alaska Airlines

22 passengers onboard Flight 1282 bring amended lawsuit against Boeing and Alaska Airlines

22 passengers who were onboard Flight 1282 when a door plug blew out of the fuselage mid-flight have brought an amended lawsuit against Boeing and Alaska Airlines. Mark Lindquist, a Washington-based personal injury lawyer, yesterday brought the claims of the 22 passengers against Boeing and Alask...

Key bolts were missing from Boeing Alaska Airlines plane door which blew out mid-flight

Key bolts were missing from Boeing Alaska Airlines plane door which blew out mid-flight

Four bolts were missing from the Boeing Alaska Airlines aircraft door which blew out mid-flight, a preliminary investigation by the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has found. The door panel, known as a plug, had been removed to fix rivets damaged in production. Those bolts were rem...

Boeing's standards in 'progressive decline', says Emirates boss

Boeing’s standards in ‘progressive decline’, says Emirates boss

Emirates president Sir Tim Clark said he has seen a "progressive decline" in standards at Boeing, the aircraft manufacturing giant. In an interview with the Financial Times, the airline boss warned that Boeing was in the "last chance saloon" as he prepared to send his own engineers to oversee th...

Loose components found on Boeing 737 MAX Planes: United and Alaska Airlines report

In the aftermath of a dramatic mid-flight incident last week, both United and Alaska Airlines have reported the discovery of loose hardware on some of their Boeing 737 MAX 9 planes. This revelation follows the emergency landing of an Alaska Airlines passenger plane, where a so-called door plug co...

Alaska Airlines takes delivery of our first longer-range Boeing 737-8

Alaska Airlines continues to grow as they welcome delivery of the first Boeing 737-8 to their aircraft lineup – the next component of their strategic, long-term fleet plan that builds on our strengths and provides a road map for ongoing future success. We proudly fly the youngest fleet of all U.S...

Alaska Airlines announces 30th global airline partner, Porter Airlines

Alaska Airlines is welcoming a new global airline partner: Porter Airlines, a growing Canadian carrier that begins its inaugural nonstop service between Toronto and both Los Angeles and San Francisco in January. Those flights, along with flights connecting on Alaska across our West Coast network, c...

Alaska Airlines launches popular vacation getaway between Seattle/Everett-Honolulu and Portland-Miami

Alaska Airlines welcomed guests today seeking warm temperatures and sunny skies on their new nonstop flights between Seattle/Everett–Honolulu and Portland–Miami. The daily, year-round flights are available for purchase at alaskaair.com. "Travel demand to leisure destinations to relax and rechar...

Alaska Airlines celebrates enhanced partnership with Condor Airlines

Alaska Airlines is expanding their partnership with Condor Airlines, one of their global partners since March 2017, with a bilateral codeshare agreement that enables Alaska and Condor to sell each other's flights. Last week, Condor began marketing and selling more than 70 Alaska routes across the U...

Alaska Airlines adds new nonstops from Anchorage to New York City and San Diego

Alaska Airlines is connecting Anchorage to both New York City and San Diego with seasonal nonstop service this summer. Daily flights to New York JFK begin June 13, 2024, and weekly flights to San Diego start May 18, 2024. Flights are available for purchase now at alaskaair.com. The nonstop bet...

Alaska Airlines appoints new regional vice president for Hawai’i

Alaska Airlines has promoted Daniel Chun to regional vice president Hawai'i, in a move that underscores the airline's commitment to the Aloha State. In this newly created role, Chun serves as the senior executive for Alaska Airlines in Hawai'i, leading the long-term strategy for the company's gr...

Alaska Airlines announces passport verification before international travel

Alaska Airlines is helping you skip even more airport lines. With a couple quick photos, Alaska are helping you securely verify your passport before arriving at the airport. That means more time to pick up that last minute sunscreen or get your vacation started early with a pre-flight beverage. ...

Alaska Airlines to begin first-ever Miami-Portland flights

One year after returning to Miami International Airport for the first time since 2012 with flights to Seattle, Alaska Airlines has announced that it will launch first-ever service between Miami and a second Pacific Northwest destination: Portland, Oregon. Alaska Airlines will serve the new East C...

Paine Field Airport Announces New Alaska Airlines Service to Honolulu

Propeller Airports has announced new nonstop service from Alaska Airlines between Paine Field and Honolulu, HI. Beginning on November 17, these daily direct flights will add to the convenience and options for local travelers throughout Puget Sound. Alaska currently flies to nine destinations fr...

Alaska Airlines names a new vice president of strategy, analytics and transformation

Alaska Airlines has promoted Tiffany DeHaan to vice president of strategy, analytics and transformation. DeHaan assumes the role currently held by Sandy Stelling, who will retire from Alaska Airlines in July after 23 years. DeHaan will oversee the execution of company strategy, development ...

Alaska Airlines and ZeroAvia developing world’s largest zero-emission aircraft

Alaska Airlines today presented a Dash 8 Q400 regional turboprop to ZeroAvia that will be retrofitted with a hydrogen-electric propulsion system in an effort to expand the reach and applicability of zero emissions flight technology. At an event, held at ZeroAvia’s Paine Field research and develop...

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