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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 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...
It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat

...make room for six more seats. American is increasing the number of seats on its Boeing 737-800s from 150 to 160. Delta installed new, smaller toilets in its 737-900s, enabling it to squeeze in an extra four seats. And to make room for a first-class...
Alaska Air reports another record quarter

...remainder of the year, Alaska Airlines will look to wrap up a $100 million investment in new seats for its 94 Boeing 737-800 and 737-900 aircraft. The seats each have a power outlet and USB input for electronics and will grow capacity by 2.4...
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...
FAA proposes $590K fine for Alaska Air

...The FAA claims the airline operated a 737 jet on 2,107 flights when it was out of...Jan. 18, 2010. It occurred aboard a B-737-400 that was parked at the gate at Anchorage...discovered the same problem on nine other B-737-400s and repositioned the hose clamps...
FAA directive grounds two Alaska Airlines planes

...which requires inspection of certain Boeing 737 planes, a spokesman for the airline confirmed...Federal Aviation Administration. Boeing 737-300, -400, and -500 series planes...under the Alaska flag are newer-model 737-700s, -800s and 900s, according to...
Photo: Making a safe landing

An Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-400 aircraft featuring the "Spirit of Alaska Statehood" design won in a Paint The Plane state-wide contest by Sitka High...
Photo: Terminal face-lift

An Alaska Airlines 737 docks at the Juneau airport while construction crews work Friday on new upgrades at the terminal.
Engine failure: Alaska Airline jet was diverted to Juneau

...but the flight became anything but routine. One of the Boeing 737 900's two main engines shut down as it neared Ketchikan. on its left engine for a safe touchdown in Juneau."The 737 900 is designed to fly capably on one engine," said Paul McElroy...


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