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Alaska Airlines Expands Nonstop Anchorage-Los Angeles Service

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Alaska Airlines Expands Nonstop Anchorage-Los Angeles Service09:00 EDT Thursday, October 18, 2012Low fares starting at $149* available today for travel through May 28, 2013ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced it will expand its Anchorage-Los Angeles service starting April 8, 2013, a route the carrier has flown during the summer for several years. The expanded service includes a daily daytime flight most of the year and an additional nighttime flight during the summer."With expanded service between Anchorage and Los Angeles, including daytime flights and near year-round service, Alaska Airlines customers can enjoy the most convenient nonstop access between Southern California and Anchorage," said Marilyn Romano, Alaska Airlines' regional vice president of the state of Alaska.Expanded daytime Anchorage?Los Angeles flight:StartsCity pairDepartsArrivesFrequency EndsApril 8Anchorage-Los Angeles 11:30 a.m.5:45 p.m.DailyDec. 3**April 8Los Angeles-Anchorage6:45 p.m.11:15 p.m.DailyDec.3**** Service will be temporarily suspended in January and February 2014.Second seasonal Anchorage?Los Angeles flight:StartCity pairDepartsArrivesFrequencyEndsJune 2Anchorage-Los Angeles12:45 a.m.6:59 a.m.DailySept.3June 2 Los Angeles-Anchorage8:40 p.m.1:04 a.m.  DailySept.2All times based on local time zonesAlaska Airlines is offering a special introductory one-way fare of $149* between Anchorage and Los Angeles. Tickets must be purchased by Oct. 25 and can be used for travel between April 8 and May 28, 2013. Visit www.alaskaair.com to purchase a ticket or call 1-800-ALASKAAIR (1-800-252-7522 or TTY/TDD line 1-800-392-0228).Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves 95 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. Alaska Airlines has ranked "Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Network Carriers" in the J.D. Power and Associates North America Airline Satisfaction StudySM for five consecutive years from 2008 to 2012. For reservations, visit www.alaskaair.com. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at www.alaskaair.com/newsroom. * General terms and conditions for fare sale: The introductory fare includes all taxes and fees including the Sept. 11 Security Fee. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights or all days. A ticket purchased at an Alaska Airlines airport location or through a reservation call center will cost $15 more per person than the advertised fare. Tickets are nonrefundable. A $20 baggage fee will apply for each of the first three checked bags. Club 49 members are allowed to check two bags at no charge when traveling on Alaska Airlines to or from Alaska. Additional fees apply to check more than three bags and for overweight or oversized items. For more information, including day-of-week restrictions and complete terms and conditions, visit www.alaskaair.com or call Alaska Airlines Reservations at 1-800-252-7522.SOURCE Alaska AirlinesFor further information: Corporate Communications, Alaska Airlines, +1-206-392-5101