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Alaska Airlines: Pilot Who Fainted Had Stomach Bug

The Alaska Airlines pilot who lost consciousness during a Seattle-bound flight Thursday night, prompting an emergency landing, was suffering from food poisoning or a stomach virus, an airline spokesman said Friday.

CBS Seattle–02/01/2013

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Pilot Loses Consciousness During Alaska Airlines Flight

An Alaska Airlines jetliner bound for Seattle made an emergency landing in Portland, Ore., Thursday night after the pilot lost consciousness, an airline spokesman said.

02/01/2013

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Co-Pilot On Alaska Flight Leaving Seattle Faints Mid-Flight

The pilot of an Alaska Airlines flight from Seattle to Las Vegas requested emergency landing priority Tuesday evening after the co-pilot fainted briefly.

CBS Seattle–01/23/2013

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FBI: No Arrest For Passenger Pulled From Plane

Military jets scrambled to escort an Alaska Airlines flight into Seattle and authorities took a passenger off the plane Thursday night, after a caller told the FBI that a possible hijacker was aboard, officials said.

01/18/2013

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Alaska Airlines Flight Diverted Safely To Sacramento

A Las Vegas-bound flight from Seattle has landed safely after it was diverted to Sacramento because of an electrical smell in the passenger cabin.

CBS Seattle–12/11/2012

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FAA to Decide if Paine Field Will Open for Passenger Flights

A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said Monday morning the agency has not yet released its decision on passenger airline service at Everett’s Paine Field. Allegiant Air wants to start operating four flights a week.

12/03/2012

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Alaska Air Announces Winter Sale Starting Cyber Monday

Seattle based Alaska Airlines has announced their annual Winter “Save, Escape, Explore” Sale, with their best prices to your favorite destinations.

11/26/2012

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Alaska Airlines Announces Nonstop Service to Salt Lake City

Seattle based Alaska Airlines plans to start service between Seattle and Salt Lake City on April 4 with two nonstop flights a day.

11/01/2012

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Alaska Airlines Inks Deal for 50 New Boeing 737s

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines is buying 50 of Boeing Co.’s new 737s in a deal worth $5 billion at sticker prices. The order is the largest ever for the airline.

10/12/2012

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Update: Alaska Airlines Connection Restored

Seattle-based Alaska Airlines has fixed the computer problem that delayed flights Monday across its 64-airport network on the West Coast and in Mexico and Canada, and operations slowly were returning to normal.

10/08/2012

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