Alaska Airlines Section

Quiet Skies Coalition Protest scheduled for July 26 postponed due to heat

Quiet Skies Coalition Protest scheduled for July 26 postponed due to heat

Burien’s Quiet Skies Coalition, which has been fighting the FAA – and most recently, Alaska Airlines – announced that a protest planned at Alaska’s SeaTac headquarters on July 26 has been... [Read more]

VIDEO: Larry Cripe of Quiet Skies Coalition holds press conference Monday

VIDEO: Larry Cripe of Quiet Skies Coalition holds press conference Monday

Larry Cripe, President of Burien’s Quiet Skies Coalition, held a press conference outside Burien City Hall on Monday, July 16, outlining his group’s complaints and action plan having to do... [Read more]

Quiet Skies plans to increase pressure on Alaska Airlines to slow aircraft noise

Quiet Skies plans to increase pressure on Alaska Airlines to slow aircraft noise

Burien’s Quiet Skies Coalition on Friday (July 13) announced that – as the city approaches the two-year anniversary of the FAA’s decision to turn airplanes over Burien – it will be putting... [Read more]

Alaska Airlines to begin commercial air service from Paine Field in 2018

Alaska Airlines to begin commercial air service from Paine Field in 2018

Alaska Airlines announced Wednesday (May 17) that it will begin commercial service from Paine Field – Snohomish County Airport in the fall of 2018. Once it receives government approval, more than... [Read more]

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

LETTER: An update on the Normandy Park Police Dept. fundraising drive

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Dear Editor, Our fundraising drive to... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools athletic programs receive $25,000 from Alaska Airlines

Highline Public Schools athletic programs receive $25,000 from Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines has announced a $25,000 gift to Highline Public Schools to support school athletic programs, including the much-needed replacement of athletic equipment. “We are deeply grateful for Alaska... [Read more]

CEOs from local corporations help close Digital Divide in Highline Public Schools

CEOs from local corporations help close Digital Divide in Highline Public Schools

Photos by Jana Kleitsch On Friday (April 17), top executives from The Boeing Company, Alaska Airlines, and Syntonic visited Chinook Middle School to see and experience digital learning tools that... [Read more]

Cove to Clover 5K Fundraiser Race holding Alaska Airlines ‘Fly Free Raffle’

Cove to Clover 5K Fundraiser Race holding Alaska Airlines ‘Fly Free Raffle’

Our friends at the Cove to Clover 5K Fundraiser Race – coming up Sunday, March 15 – announced on Monday (Jan. 12) that they will be holding an Alaska Airlines “C2C Fly Free Raffle.” A... [Read more]

‘Pack Your Bags!’ as Burien Arts Awards Raffle Winner 2 Alaska Airline Tickets

‘Pack Your Bags!’ as Burien Arts Awards Raffle Winner 2 Alaska Airline Tickets

“Pack your bags!” was the phrase Carolyn Hart heard over the phone from Laurie Haslund Tuesday afternoon, shortly after her name was drawn as the winner of a fundraiser raffle held by Burien Arts…

Alaska Air Travel Raffle Tickets Still Available Through Burien Arts

Alaska Air Travel Raffle Tickets Still Available Through Burien Arts

Burien Arts has announced that there are only 50 tickets left for their fundraising Travel Raffle, with the winner receiving two tickets to anywhere Alaska Airlines flies! These tickets show the generous... [Read more]

Burien Arts Raffling off Airline Tickets at Highline Classic Jazz Festival

Burien Arts Raffling off Airline Tickets at Highline Classic Jazz Festival

“Fly me to the moon, and let me swing among the stars…” Well not exactly, but thanks to Alaska Airlines, sponsor of the Highline Classic Jazz Festival, one lucky winner will win two... [Read more]

Cove To Clover Raffle Could Win You 2 Tix To Anywhere Alaska Airlines Flies!

Cove To Clover Raffle Could Win You 2 Tix To Anywhere Alaska Airlines Flies!

Our friends at Burien’s upcoming Cove to Clover fundraiser have an offer with odds that are far better than finding a 4-leaf clover* – 1 in 200 – raffle tickets where the winner gets two tickets... [Read more]

BRAT TROT: Here’s How YOU Can Win FREE Tickets For 2 On Alaska Airlines

BRAT TROT: Here’s How YOU Can Win FREE Tickets For 2 On Alaska Airlines

Our Organizer friends at the upcoming Oct. 9th Burien Brat Trot (we’re Sponsors) want our Readers to know that another Sponsor that you may have heard of – Alaska Airlines – is giving away tickets... [Read more]

UPDATE: Alaska Airlines Computer Outage That Caused Delays ‘Resolved’

UPDATE: Alaska Airlines Computer Outage That Caused Delays ‘Resolved’

UPDATE SUNDAY 3/27/11 10:30am: Alaska Airlines announced Sunday morning that the “computer system outage that disrupted Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air flights Saturday has been resolved.”... [Read more]

Alaska Airlines Unveils Apolo Ohno Airplane, Gives Out Faux Facial Hair

Alaska Airlines Unveils Apolo Ohno Airplane, Gives Out Faux Facial Hair

Alaska Airlines and Olympic speed skater Apolo Ohno unveiled a specially-themed Boeing 737-800 Tuesday (Nov. 17th) at Sea-Tac Airport, painted with a larger-than-life image of the celeb athlete and telling... [Read more]