Tag Archives: alaska

Details of Paine Field Passenger Service

Details of Paine Field Passenger Service Last week Alaska Airlines announced they would begin service out of Paine Field (PAE) located just north of Seattle in Everett.  Currently the airport is utilized by Boeing.  A new passenger terminal is to be built and operated by Propeller Airports.  I have received some additional details of Paine… Read More »

Alaska Airlines Service at Paine Field in 2018

Alaska Airlines Service at Paine Field in 2018 There has been talk about creating a second Seattle area passenger airport for quite some time.  The two logical locations are Boeing Field (King County International Airport) and Paine Field (Snohomish County Airport, north of Seattle).  For a while there was talk of Southwest flying from Boeing Field but… Read More »

Alaska Airlines Fleet Swap

As Alaska Airlines is bringing Virgin America into the fold; there are bound to be growing pains.  For example, Alaska’s on-time arrivals have dropped significantly since the merger.  I am not sure about cause and effect, but delays are on the rise. This week Alaska announced additional routes out of Dallas Love Field (a different, smaller… Read More »

Alaska Airlines adds Condor as a Mileage Plan Partner

File this one under: “Didn’t see it coming”.  Today Alaska Airlines announced Condor, a Frankfurt based airline, as their newest partner.  Condor is owned by Thomas Cook Group, a British travel company. The earning structure when crediting Condor flights to Alaska Mileage Plan is surprisingly generous.  Condor doesn’t have their own frequent flier program.  Prior… Read More »