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Empire Editorial: Keep Alaska neutral in the airline wars

...Street forecasters proclaim that Alaska Airlines is ripe for a takeover by a larger airline. Three years ago, Alaska CEO Bill Ayer said he would keep Alaska independent, letting it hold on to its status as one of the few small airlines not owned by...
Alaska Air chief upbeat about airline's future

...Alaska Air Group Inc. exudes confidence the company has "turned the corner." Sound off on the important issues at Bill Ayer, chairman and chief executive of Alaska Airlines and its parent company, said the airline's on-time arrivals and...
Alaska Digest

...Airlines, Independence Airlines, Mesaba Airlines, Northwest Airlines and United Air Lines. Alaska Chief Executive Officer Bill Ayer said the agreement is a win for both parties. Trailer fire put out in Switzer Village JUNEAU - Capital City Fire and...
Airline cuts 24 jobs in Juneau and its two jobs sometime next year. In an interview with The Associated Press, Alaska Airlines Chief Executive Bill Ayer said the moves were prompted by a number of factors in addition to increasing competitive threats from low-cost airlines...
Alaska Airlines increasing flights; stock price sags few weeks. It wasn't clear when -- or if -- the Seattle-based carrier would return to its full schedule. Bill Ayer, the carrier's president and chief operating officer, said the company would evaluate the prospect of "long-term...
Alaskan Amber to take flight aboard Alaska Airlines; other brews to follow

...hello to our new consumers," said Cindy Burchfield, brand manager for Alaskan Brewing. Airline Chief Executive Officer Bill Ayer said carrying the beer is a way to differentiate Alaska from other airlines. With about 50 percent of the industry in...
Northwest Digest

...strong case." Alaska spokeswoman Caroline Boren confirmed the settlement had been reached. According to Sheridan, Bill Ayer, chief executive for Alaska Air Group, will issue a letter that says: "Alaska Airlines apologizes to Mansour Fadaie...
Alaska Air Group profits jump 22 percent

...of $2.12 per share on revenue of $823.3 million. In a conference call with analysts, Alaska Chief Executive Bill Ayer said the company expects to post a modest profit for the full year. The company said it expects to break even in the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Seattle. ``I'm going down to Seattle as fast as I can. We have a command center there,'' said company President Bill Ayer, reached at 5 p.m. Monday at the Westmark Baranof hotel. ``The focus (now) is on communications with victims...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...President and Chief Operating Officer Bill Ayer said Monday that, while major players...President and Chief Operating Officer Bill Ayer said Monday that, while major players...President and Chief Operating Officer Bill Ayer said Monday that, while major players...


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