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Alaska Airlines debuts bigger overhead bins

...are sure to appreciate - larger overhead storage bins.The "Space Bins" debut today as Alaska receives its first new Boeing 737-900 aircraft. The bins will be seen first on the new aircraft and will be installed on other aircraft over time.The bins...
Alaska Airlines fueled by boom in isle tourism

...also wasn't too long before that Alaska's fleet of Boeing 737-800 aircraft was certified for over-ocean flights. The timing...And we fly with a smaller plane (157 seats), typically a 737-800. That strategy has worked great. For folks on the West...
Airliner returns to Los Angeles after lightning strike

...Reagan National Airport near Washington, D.C.Egan says passengers on board didn't feel anything when the lightning struck, and that the Boeing 737 is designed to withstand lightning.She says a maintenance crew is inspecting the plane.
Alaska Airlines 737 evacuated on landing in Seattle airport

SEATAC, Wash. - More than 100 people were evacuated from an Alaska Airlines 737 on Thursday because hazy smoke appeared in the cockpit shortly after the plane landed at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport...
Plane struck by lightning flies safely to Juneau

The 145 passengers aboard an Alaska Airlines 737 traveling from Sitka to Juneau on Tuesday night got a bit of a scare when a bolt of lightning struck the plane a couple minutes...
Alaska Airlines turning to tree power

...some context for that figure, the Boeing 737-800 is Alaska Airlines' most common aircraft...Airline Monitor, a trade publication, the 737-800 burns 4.88 gallons of fuel per seat...Alaska's own website, a loaded Alaska Airlines 737-800 would burn 13.75 gallons of fuel...
Ballot measure oversight leaves villages unable to prohibit pot sales

...organized boroughs and beyond city limits.While that figure is tiny compared to the state's overall population of nearly 737,000, those people - according to voting records - are the ones most likely to seek a ban on marijuana businesses. As an example...
Flight attendants sue Boeing, claim injury from engine fumes

...when they say that all four became sick and two passed out during a Boston-to-San Diego flight. The one-year-old Boeing 737 jet made an emergency landing in Chicago, and all four were taken to hospitals, according to the lawsuit.Even weeks later...
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Little hope of survivors in military plane crash

...second time in 10 years that an airplane has crashed into a Medan neighborhood. In September 2005, a Mandala Airlines Boeing 737 crashed into a crowded residential community shortly after takeoff from Medan's Polonia airport, killing 143 people including...
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Delta to resume service to Juneau

...begin daily, seasonal service from Seattle to Juneau in the coming year, company spokesman Anthony Black confirmed. One Boeing 737-800 will fly the route each day, Black said.Flights to and from Juneau are available now on the Delta website, delta...


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