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Delta plans long-term return

...offered round-trip tickets for $574.This summer, Delta is expected to offer service to Juneau aboard a 162-seat Boeing 737-800, the same aircraft used by Alaska Airlines. After summer's end, Delta is expected to shift to a 76-passenger...
FAA directive grounds two Alaska Airlines planes

...Aviation Administration which requires inspection of certain Boeing 737 planes, a spokesman for the airline confirmed Tuesday...a release from the Federal Aviation Administration. Boeing 737-300, -400, and -500 series planes are covered by...
It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat

...inch from each row on certain jets to 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...
Alaska Air reports another record quarter

...For the 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...
Tours to fly between Fairbanks, Dawson

...Visitors were served at those locations by Westmark Hotels and both have been closed.Air North will carry passengers in Boeing 737-200 jets, which can use the gravel runways at Dawson, said Air North CEO Allan Moore.The Dawson runway has weight...
Alaska Air making plane size changes for Fairbanks

...jets to be used for new routes between Anchorage and the Lower 48.Three Bombardier Q400 planes will mostly replace the Boeing 737 jets that now fly between Alaska's two biggest cities, beginning next March, the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported...
Northwest Digest

Damaged plane classified as 'incident' JUNEAU - The National Transportation Safety Board says an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 that was damaged in an "incident" Saturday, fell below the level considered an accident. Clint Johnson, NTSB investigator...
Local Briefs

...Juneau-Seattle flight Alaska Airlines has added another flight to its routes between Juneau, Sitka and Seattle. Flight 59, a Boeing 737-400, leaves Seattle at 12:52 p.m. daily and arrives in Juneau at 2:17 p.m. It leaves for Sitka 40 minutes...
Alaska Airlines reveals new cargo-passenger fleet

...unveiled the first cargo-passenger plane in a new fleet that's expected to enhance service. The modified "combi" Boeing 737-400 is part of the Seattle-based company's $100 million plan to upgrade its cargo operations in a state with a...
Alaska Airlines to buy 35 jets

...baggage cabins for Juneau passengers, Alaska Airlines officials said Wednesday. The airline plans to phase in at least 35 Boeing 737-800 aircraft, with an option to acquire 15 more through 2011. Their order includes purchase rights for an additional...


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