Tag: Alaska

Alaska Airlines plane overshoots runway: 2 critically injured
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Alaska Airlines plane overshoots runway: 2 critically injured

editor editor- October 18, 2019

Alaska Airlines Flight 3296, operated by Peninsula Airways, ran off the runway while landing at Alaska's Unalaska/Dutch Harbor Airport yesterday ... Read More

Princess Cruises photo contest results
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Princess Cruises photo contest results

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019

From more than 13,000 images submitted by the public in the "Sea to Sky Princess Photo Contest," Princess Cruises today announced the ... Read More

Alaska Airlines adds a top requested destination from Paine Field
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Alaska Airlines adds a top requested destination from Paine Field

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Palm Springs becomes the ninth destination served by Alaska Airlines at Paine Field in Everett. The Alaska Airlines Blog has ... Read More

“Summer of Shark” with Princess Cruises
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“Summer of Shark” with Princess Cruises

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Coming to life again this summer and in celebration of Discovery Channel's Shark Week, television's longest running must-see summer event ... Read More

Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money
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Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

Is Boeing bribing Members of the United States House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation with millions of dollars? Unfortunately, under U.S. ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019
Hawaii Travel News

Hawaii Tourism: Visitor spending declined 6.2 percent in April 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.33 billion in April 2019, a decrease of 6.2 percent compared ... Read More

South African Airways and Alaska Airlines launch new interline agreement
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South African Airways and Alaska Airlines launch new interline agreement

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 30, 2019

South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa and Alaska Airlines, the fifth largest airline in the United ... Read More

Places worth visiting to get inspired to study
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Places worth visiting to get inspired to study

editor editor- May 23, 2019

Sometimes, a student just needs to feel inspired. It happens when one is demotivated and not interested in studying anymore. ... Read More

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska
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Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicks off inaugural season in Alaska

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Luxury cruise line Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth kicked off the company’s return to Alaska today in their West Coast homeport of ... Read More

EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership
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EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines announce new global partnership

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

EL AL Israel Airlines and Alaska Airlines today expanded their commercial relationship to include a reciprocal frequent flyer agreement. The ... Read More

American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association welcomes new leadership
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American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association welcomes new leadership

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019

The Board of Directors of the American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) is pleased to announce the appointment of ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019
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Hawaii Tourism Authority: Visitor spending down 2.4 percent in Q1 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $4.52 billion in the first quarter of 2019, a decrease of ... Read More

American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association welcomes new leadership
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American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association welcomes new leadership

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

The Board of Directors of the American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) is pleased to announce the appointment of ... Read More

Russian billionaire buys world’s first private icebreaker
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Russian billionaire buys world’s first private icebreaker

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 20, 2019

One of the top 50 richest Russians, banker Oleg Tinkov, wants to present what he calls a first private icebreaker ... Read More

Marriott International official hotel sponsor of Brand USA United Stories international campaign
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Marriott International official hotel sponsor of Brand USA United Stories international campaign

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

Today, Brand USA, the destination-marketing organization for the United States, announces Marriott International across the United States as the official ... Read More

CarTrawler appoints new head of North America operations
People in Travel & Tourism

CarTrawler appoints new head of North America operations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 11, 2019

CarTrawler has appointed travel industry veteran Charlie Coniglio as senior vice president, North America. Mr. Coniglio comes to CarTrawler from ... Read More

6.5 earthquake shakes Rat Islands in the Aleutians, Alaska
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6.5 earthquake shakes Rat Islands in the Aleutians, Alaska

editor editor- April 2, 2019

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck the Rats Islands located in the Aleutians Islands in Alaska today, April 2, 2019, at ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Paine Field Airport: United Airlines and Alaska Airlines commercial flights
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Paine Field Airport: United Airlines and Alaska Airlines commercial flights

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Paine Field's Passenger Terminal added to its commercial flight offerings today as United Airlines' first passenger flight arrived from Denver and its ... Read More

Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down
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Number of Hawaii visitors up but spending down

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands spent a total of $1.39 billion in February 2019, a decrease of 2.7 percent compared ... Read More

Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships
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Princess Cruises And Fincantieri Sign Contracts For Two Next-Generation Cruise Ships

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2019

Princess Cruises and Fincantieri announced today the signing of the final contracts for the construction of two next-generation 175,000-ton cruise ships, ... Read More

Alaska Airlines flies nonstop to Everett’s Paine Field from Silicon Valley’s Airport
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Alaska Airlines flies nonstop to Everett’s Paine Field from Silicon Valley’s Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Alaska Airlines today launched nonstop service to Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport (PAE) in Everett, Washington from Mineta San Jose International ... Read More

Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018
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Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 5, 2019

Seattle and King Country saw record visitor volume, expenditures, tax contributions and travel-related employment for Seattle and King County in ... Read More

Disney Cruise Line returns to Greece
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Disney Cruise Line returns to Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 2, 2019

In summer 2020, Disney Cruise Line will embark on a variety of itineraries around the world, including a long-awaited return ... Read More

U.S. Travel Association Board of Directors gets new members
Travel Associations News

U.S. Travel Association Board of Directors gets new members

editor editor- February 27, 2019

Camille Fergusson, the executive director of the American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) has been elected to the U.S. ... Read More

Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all
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Shocking statement by Southwest Airlines Pilots Association: A to B safely or not at all

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 26, 2019

Today, Captain Jon Weaks, president of the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, issued a communication to the nearly 10,000 pilots represented by ... Read More

Best hotels in the world named
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Best hotels in the world named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

The 14th annual It List, a selection of the best new and renovated hotels in the world, was released today. ... Read More

Best St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in US named
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Best St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in US named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

St. Patty's day is a bit of an enigma. Very few people know what they are actually celebrating and the ... Read More

Alaska Airlines announces major investment in Bay Area
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Alaska Airlines announces major investment in Bay Area

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Alaska Airlines today unveiled plans to build a new 8,500-square-foot top floor lounge at San Francisco International Airport (SFO). Located ... Read More

Princess Cruises launches its first advertising campaign for Asia
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Princess Cruises launches its first advertising campaign for Asia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Princess Cruises has launched its first international advertising campaign developed and produced specifically for Asian markets, titled "Princessa." It showcases ... Read More

Hawaii’s Mokulele Airlines bought by Southern Airways
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Hawaii’s Mokulele Airlines bought by Southern Airways

editor editor- February 13, 2019

Southern Airways announced today that it has acquired Mokulele Airlines in Hawaii. Southern plans to keep the Mokulele brand, while ... Read More

Bay Area’s No. 2 airport one of the fastest-growing in the US
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Bay Area’s No. 2 airport one of the fastest-growing in the US

editor editor- February 11, 2019

Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) reached a new passenger record in 2018 by serving 14,319,292 million departing and arriving ... Read More

Holland America: O, The Oprah Magazine cruise raised $6M for cancer support
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Holland America: O, The Oprah Magazine cruise raised $6M for cancer support

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 5, 2019

In recognition of World Cancer Day today, Holland America Line announced that during the recent O, The Oprah Magazine "Girls' ... Read More

TSA officer at Orlando Airport jumps to his death
Travel Safety & Emergencies

TSA officer at Orlando Airport jumps to his death

editor editor- February 3, 2019

Today, Saturday, February 2 2019, Southwest Airlines canceled 49 inbound flights and 45 outbound flights, after a TSA officer jumped ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
Hawaii Travel News

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More

Southwest Airlines announces leadership changes
People in Travel & Tourism

Southwest Airlines announces leadership changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 29, 2019

Southwest Airlines Co. announces several Leadership changes. Vice President Customer Support & Services Chris Wahlenmaier has announced his plans to ... Read More

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