Alaska Airlines to halt flights to Cuba

Alaska Airlines says it will discontinue daily flights between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba, after demand dropped amid new Trump administration restrictions on Cuba travel......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2017

Alaska Airlines kills Cuba flights, citing weak traffic and Trump"s new rules

The airline will fly into Havana until the third week of January and then send the route's Boeing 737 to a more lucrative market......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

What flyers can expect from Alaska Airlines on April 25 and beyond

Since announcing the acquisition of Virgin America in April 2016, Alaska Airlines now offers the most nonstop flights from the West Coast. On April 25, Alaska Airlines and Virgin America will merge their reservation systems as a major milestone towards .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 46 min. ago

US redistributes Havana routes to 5 big US airlines

Five big U.S. airlines might add flights to Havana after some carriers dropped service to Cuba's capital......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 30th, 2018

Virgin America"s new uniforms prove the airline is one step closer to disappearing

Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines unveiled new uniforms designed by Luly Yang in a fashion show last Thursday. The new 90-piece collection will debut onboard Alaska flights in late 2019.  The new unifo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 22nd, 2018

Virgin America just got one step closer to disappearing as vivid red uniforms are replaced by Alaska"s blue

Alaska Airlines Alaska Airlines unveiled new uniforms designed by Luly Yang in a fashion show last Thursday. The new 90-piece collection will debut onboard Alaska flights in late 2019. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 22nd, 2018

Alaska Airlines, Virgin America cancel 46 flights as "bomb cyclone" descends on Northeast

Alaska Airlines and Virgin America have canceled 46 flights at five Northeast airports Wednesday and Thursday as a large, powerful winter storm that’s being described as a “bomb cyclone" approaches the region. So far, 25 flights were canceled.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2018

Airlines will begin banning smart luggage in 2018

Modobag Airlines are starting to announce policies to ban smart luggage that includes non-removable lithium ion batteries on their flights. The first bans are set to go into effect on Jan. 15. American Airlines, Delta, and Alaska Airlin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2017

Alaska Airlines cites Trump policy change in ending service to Cuba from L.A.

Alaska Airlines cited new travel restrictions .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 17th, 2017

Alaska Air cites Trump policy in ending flights to Havana

Alaska Airlines says it will soon end flights to Havana, and it is citing the Trump administration's new restrictions on travel to the island nation......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2017

Sun Country grounds plans for Cuba flights

Sun Country Airlines has scrapped plans to offer regularly scheduled flights to Cuba. In a statement to CNBC, the Eagan-based carrier said "continued regulatory and market uncertainties" drove the decision. The Trump administration on Wednesday announ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2017

United Airlines applies for more Houston-Havana flights, bucking industry trend

After some carriers reduced their Cuba routes earlier this year, United Airlines wants to increase its flights to the island nation. The Chicago-based airline announced Sept. 26 it submitted an application to the U.S. Department of Transportation seekin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 26th, 2017

Alaska Air Group Arm Adds Flights From San Jose, California

Alaska Air Group (ALK) continues to grow presence across the United States with an eye on California this time. Alaska Air Group Inc.’s ALK wholly owned subsidiary, Alaska Airlines, has begun daily, nonstop services from San Jose.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytAug 29th, 2017

Alaska Airlines adopts a tougher policy for emotional support animals

Responding to a rash of mishaps involving a.....»»

Category: topSource: latimes6 hr. 31 min. ago

Alaska Airlines spends millions to boost its brand in California

Alaska hired Lyft's director of public policy, launched its largest-ever expansion and spent millions on post-takeover marketing, advertising and community causes......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 hr. 46 min. ago

An airline stranded 100 passengers in Mexico after deciding not to send a plane to pick them up

Flickr/redlegsfan21 Sun Country Airlines left dozens of passengers stranded in Mexico over the weekend. A blizzard at the airline's home base in Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport forced Sun Country to cancel dozens of flights. Including th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Sun Country to cover some added costs for stranded travelers

Sun Country Airlines says it will cover some additional costs for travelers stranded in Mexico after the airline canceled flights due to a weekend snowstorm battering the Midwest......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

Sun Country Airlines Leaves Over 200 Passengers Stuck in Mexico, Senator Demands Answers

Passengers left stranded with no offer of alternative flights home......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 17th, 2018

Alaska Airlines grapples with Airbus jet integration in industrywide "perfect storm"

"We have to learn. We're not Airbus experts. You can fly them hard, you just have to maintain them differently," Alaska President and Chief Operating Officer Ben Minicucci said in an interview......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

100s of passengers stranded when airline ends Mexico service

Hundreds of travelers from Minnesota are stranded in Mexico because they are unable to rebook Sun Country Airlines flights that were canceled due to a storm at home, because the carrier has ended its seasonal service south of the border......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2018

United Airlines about to unveil second Polaris Lounge

United Airlines will open a Polaris Lounge for international business and first class passengers on April 30 at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), a major gateway for the Chicago-based carrier’s trans-Pacific flights to Asia and the Sout.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 16th, 2018