5 things Alaska Airlines flyers can expect in 2023 & beyond 

Yesterday, we hosted our first-ever “Flyer Forum” in Seattle to engage with Mileage Plan members about upcoming valuable oneworld benefits, new additions to our fleet, and innovations to improve our guest experience. 

Reasons why Alaska Airlines is taking the ‘ugly’ out of holiday sweaters 

Take it from fashion expert Tan France & employees at Alaska Airlines, our holiday sweater is a win-win and must-wear to the next festive soiree. 

The perfect gift guide for the traveler in your life

Whether you’re spending the holidays at home this year in your favorite holiday sweater or flying Alaska to somewhere special, we have gift ideas for the travel lover in your life!

REAL ID deadline for domestic air travelers extended to 2025

Starting May 3, 2023, every air traveler 18 years of age and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license, state-issued enhanced driver’s license, or another acceptable form to fly within the United States.

Alaska Airlines officially becomes first U.S. airline to launch electronic bag tag program 

Today, we became the first airline in the United States to launch an electronic bag tag program, which will enable guests to tag their own luggage through the airline’s mobile app before they even reach the airport.

Winter weather is impacting our flights in Seattle

Additional snow is expected for the Seattle area beginning Wednesday afternoon/night. While Tuesday was challenging for many guests, who experienced long taxi times and deicing delays, our strategy of proactively thinning our flight schedule worked to mitigate the worst impacts from the storm. We’re implementing a similar strategy for this next snowfall.

People

Our people and loyal guests are the reason our airline flies high above the rest. We are committed to creating a culture of belonging, where all our employees and guests feel safe, respected, valued and empowered.

From the classroom to the big stage: Alaska surprises HBCU students with trip to legacy Monterey Jazz Festival

Alaska pilots are inspiring young women to pursue careers in the skies

Places

Alaska and our regional partners serve more than 120 destinations across the United States, Belize, Canada, Costa Rica and Mexico. With oneworld, our guests can also earn and redeem miles on more than 20 airlines to more than 1,000 destinations around the world. 

7 ways to make the most of your Mileage Plan elite status 

New route alert! Alaska Airlines adds nonstop flight between Everett and Anchorage

Planet

Keeping our planet healthy through sustainable practices and caring about climate change has led us to set bolder carbon goals, seek to change the market for sustainable fuels and lead the industry in waste reduction and recycling.

Flying with purpose: Alaska sets new climate goals, including net-zero carbon emissions by 2040

Alaska Airlines, Microsoft and Twelve partner to advance new form of sustainable aviation fuel 

Give the gift of travel.

Bring your loved ones somewhere or treat someone (or yourself) to a special getaway! This holiday season, Alaska Airlines is giving 1 million miles to our CARE Miles program to support charities with business travel, accommodate special requests and achieve their mission. 

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