Redeem Your Alaska Miles on Aer Lingus Flights

Alaska Airlines now allows you to redeem your MileagePlan Miles on Aer Lingus flights to Dublin and then onward within Europe. Although this option has been around for a few months, it’s worth a closer look at how to maximize your value from the new partnership.

Alaska Pulls Lounges in Seattle from Priority Pass

Alaska pulled all of its three lounges at Seattle/SeaTac out of the Priority Pass Program as of September 1, 2018. The reasoning, which shouldn’t come as a surprise to those that are frequently turned away due to overcrowding, which has been happening for months.

Alaska Airlines Award Sale Through Feb 19, 2018

Alaska Airlines is having an award sale for bookings through February 19, 2018, where you can pick up a flight for as little as 5,000 plus any taxes/fees. While a sale sounds great, we’re not 100% sure how much of an actual sale this is as Alaska’s standard award chart starts at 5,000 miles — the same price that these sale prices start.

Ski for Free with Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines has a sweet promotion where they’ve partnered with Ski Resorts where an Alaska boarding pass will get you a free lift/ski pass! This promo runs through April 30, 2017.