Alaska Airlines Gets US Approval To Buy Virgin AmericaAlaska Airlines won government approval to buy rival Virgin America after agreeing to reduce its flight-selling partnership with American Airlines.
Plane Diverts To Sea-Tac After Alleged Assault, Man Arrested A spokesman for Seattle-Tacoma International Airport says a flight was diverted to the Seattle area Tuesday after a man allegedly tried to kiss a girl next to him.
Alaska Airlines CEO Says He Might Keep Virgin America BrandA decision hasn't yet been made but Tilden noted that European carriers have kept their own identity following mergers.
Passenger's Quest For Beer Forced Flight To DivertA federal indictment unsealed Tuesday says 32-year-old Luke Watts of Portland threatened to become violent if flight attendants didn't serve him a beer during a March flight from Sacramento, California, to Seattle.
Alaska Air Buys Virgin America, Aims To Become Best Out WestVirgin America has loyal passengers who love the airline's cool vibe even if its size and schedule are too limited to meet all their travel needs.
Alaska Air Buying Virgin America In Deal Worth More Than $2B Alaska Air Group Inc. is buying Virgin America in a deal worth more than $2 billion, combining their West Coast presence and reigniting the debate over airline consolidation.
Wedding In The Sky To Grant Mother's Dying WishesA very special moment unfolded 35,000 feet in the air during a flight from Los Angeles to Seattle.
Seattle-Bound Alaska Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing In BuffaloFlight 17 from Newark made an emergency landing after a fire was reported in the galley.
Alaska Airlines Expands With Flights To North CarolinaAlaska Airlines officials say they're expanding service with new daily flights from Seattle to North Carolina.
Fargo Airport Gets Grant To Attract New Seattle FlightsThe U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $500,000 to Fargo's airport to help officials convince an airline to fly between the city and Seattle.
Washington, Alaska Airlines Reach Naming Rights DealThe University of Washington and Alaska Airlines have agreed to a $41 million, 10-year partnership
Engine Fire Forces Emergency Landing