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Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines logo.svg
IATA ICAO Callsign
AS ASA ALASKA
Founded1932; 88 years ago (1932) (as McGee Airways)[1]
Commenced operationsJune 6, 1944; 76 years ago (1944-06-06) (as Alaska Airlines)[1]
AOC #ASAA802A[2]
Hubs
Focus cities
Frequent-flyer programMileage Plan
AllianceOneworld (joining in 2021)
Fleet size321
Destinations116
Parent companyAlaska Air Group
HeadquartersSeaTac, Washington
Key peopleLinious McGee (founder)
Brad Tilden (chairman & CEO)
Ben Minicucci (president)[3]
Employees23,000 (2020)[4]
Websitealaskaair.com

Alaska Airlines is a major American airline headquartered in SeaTac, Washington, within the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the fifth largest airline in the United States when measured by fleet size, scheduled passengers carried, and the number of destinations served. Alaska, together with its regional partners Horizon Air and SkyWest Airlines, operate a large domestic route network, primarily focused on connecting from the Pacific Northwest and Alaska to over one hundred destinations in the contiguous United States, Hawaii, Canada, Costa Rica, and Mexico.

The airline operates out of five hubs, with its primary hub being at Seattle/Tacoma.[5] Alaska Airlines is currently not a member of any of the three major airline alliances, but it plans to join Oneworld by the end of 2021.

Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlin<p><b>Alaska Airlines</b> is a <a style=major American airline headquartered in SeaTac, Washington, within the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the fifth largest airline in the United States when measured by fleet size, scheduled passengers carried, and the number of destinations served. Alaska, together with its regional partners Horizon Air and SkyWest Airlines, operate a large domestic route network, primarily focused on connecting from the Pacific Northwest and Alaska to over one hundred destinations in the contiguous United States, Hawaii, Canada, Costa Rica, and Mexico.

The airline operates out of five hubs, with its primary hub being at Seattle/Tacoma.[5] Alaska Airlines is currently not a member of any of the three major airline alliances, but it plans to join Oneworld by the end of 2021.[6]As of 2020, the airline employs over 16,000 people and been ranked by J. D. Power and Associates as having the highest customer satisfaction of the traditional airlines for twelve consecutive years.[7]