Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines

Everything you need to know before flying with Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines in a nutshell

Krystof Hajek updated 4. 12. 2023

Alaska Airlines is the fifth largest airline in the United States, operating primarily along the West Coast from Alaska to Mexico. It flies to more than 100 destinations in the US, Hawaii, Canada, Mexico and Central America. It has its headquarters and main base at Seattle Airport, with major bases in Anchorage, Portland and Los Angeles.

You can recognize the planes at a glance by the smiling face of the Eskimo on the turn signal.

Alaska Airlines
IATA code
United States of America
Country of origin
06. 06. 1944

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Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.