Alaska Air Group News
The One Airline Freebie You Should Never Turn Down: Weather Waiver
This will be of interest to lots of people who have flown in the last few weeks (or tried to), but it's also one of those good-to-know-anytime travel tips. I'm talking about the freebie known as the airline pro-active weather waiver. Bad weather can mean delays and cancelled flights. We've seen a
US says canceled flights declining, fewer bags getting lost
The government says airlines are getting better at avoiding canceled flights, losing bags and bumping passengers
Index: Alaskan Airlines Crew Members Sickened Mid-Air
To the index and a billion dollar penalty against a cada over faulty air bags company today pleading guilty to concealing defects in millions of air bag and leaders. Agreed to pay that massive penalty in fines and restitution. Exploding air bags blamed now for at least eleven deaths in the US 42
2 Flight Attendants Fall Ill Aboard Alaska Airlines Flight
At least two Alaska Airlines flight attendants became ill Thursday night after coming into contact with an unknown substance on board their flight, according to officials. Alaska Airlines says Flight 322 landed in San Jose, California, just before 7 p.m. PT after the flight crew requested that
Flight Attendants Get Sick on Alaska Airlines Flight
Three flight attendants reported having symptoms in flight on the Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle.
Airlines to Carry Containment Bags in Case Electronics Catch Fire
Delta, Virgin America and Alaska Airlines will stock the bags on oversea flights.
Airlines Add Tool to Fight Overheating Phones
Delta, Virgin America and Alaska Airlines have added new fire-suppression bags to the fleet after reports of exploding Galaxy Note7 phones.
Historic Flight From US Touches Down in Cuba
For the first time in more than 50 years, a scheduled commercial flight from the United States has landed in Cuba. JetBlue Flight 387 touched down in Santa Clara, Cuba, at around 11 a.m. after departing Ft. Lauderdale earlier this morning with 150 people on board. While the flight was filled with
Man Arrested After Trying to Open Alaska Airlines Door Mid-Flight
Authorities led a man off an Alaska Airlines flight in handcuffs after he attempted to open the aircraft's door mid-flight on Monday, reports KOMO, an ABC affiliate in Seattle.