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.

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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.

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Alaska and American Downgrading Their Partnership

Alaska has announced some significant changes to its partnership with American Airlines. While the partnership is not being entirely terminated like its deal with Delta, the changes are sufficiently drastic to gut the relationship effectively.

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Alaska to Retire Virgin America Brand in 2019

While the Virgina American brand will officially be gone in 2019, Alaska Airlines has plans to refresh everything from crew uniforms to upgrade policies and lounges across its network. All in all a lot of positive for Alaska.

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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.