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Sep 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Reports August 2014 Operational Results

 Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported August and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, and for its...

Aug 29, 2014, 12:15 ET

Alaska Air Group to Webcast Presentation at the Cowen Securities Seventh Annual Global Transportation Conference

 Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., today announced it will...

Aug 07, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Board of Directors Approves Quarterly Cash Dividend

 The board of directors of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK) has approved a quarterly cash dividend of 12.5 cents per share to all shareholders of...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Reports July Operational Results

 Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported July and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

David L. Campbell Named President of Horizon Air

 The board of directors of Horizon Air has named David L. Campbell president and chief operating officer, Alaska Air Group announced today....

Jul 15, 2014, 06:01 ET

Alaska Air Group Places Order for Q400 NextGen Aircraft; Confirms Five-year Heavy Maintenance Agreement for Fleet

Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Seattle-based Horizon Air Industries, Inc. has signed a firm purchase agreement for one Bombardier Q400...

Jul 10, 2014, 11:30 ET

Alaska Air Group Names Lavanya Sareen Managing Director Of Investor Relations

 Lavanya Sareen has joined Alaska Airlines as managing director of investor relations, overseeing analyst and shareholder communications for...

Jul 09, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Names Veresh Sita New CIO

 Alaska Air Group's board of directors has named Veresh Sita vice president and chief information officer for Alaska Airlines. As CIO, Sita...

Jul 07, 2014, 13:41 ET

Alaska Air Group to Announce Financial Results

Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc., and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., will announce its second quarter...

Jul 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Reports June 2014 Operational Results

 Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported June and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon...

Jun 27, 2014, 19:39 ET

Horizon Air Aircraft Technicians, Fleet Service Agents Ratify New Six-Year Contract

Horizon Air's aircraft technicians and fleet service agents have ratified a new six-year contract, the airline and the International Brotherhood of...

Jun 16, 2014, 15:53 ET

Fitch Rates Alaska Air Group Investment Grade

Fitch Ratings initiated coverage on Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK) with a rating of BBB-. Air Group, the parent company of Alaska Airlines and...

Jun 12, 2014, 08:00 ET
The new Salt Lake City routes will be operated with Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 and SkyWest Airlines' CRJ-700 regional jets. (PRNewsFoto/Alaska Airlines)

Alaska Air Group Declares Two-for-One Stock Split

 Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK) announced today that its board of directors has declared a two-for-one stock split to be effected in the form of...

Jun 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Reports May Operational Results

Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported May and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air,...

May 14, 2014, 13:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Announces Leadership Changes

 Alaska Air Group, the parent company of Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, announced several changes today to reorganize responsibilities among...

May 13, 2014, 17:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Board of Directors Approves Quarterly Cash Dividend

 The board of directors of Alaska Air Group has approved a quarterly cash dividend of 25 cents per share to all shareholders of record as of...

May 13, 2014, 09:30 ET

Horizon Air Names Lacey Pittman Managing Director of Safety

 Horizon Air has named Lacey Pittman to the newly created position of managing director of safety. In her new role, Pittman will spearhead...

May 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Approves $650 Million Share Repurchase Program

The board of directors of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK) has approved a share repurchase program authorizing the company to buy back up to $650...

May 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alaska Air Group Reports April Operational Results

Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) today reported April and year-to-date operational results for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air,...

Apr 16, 2014, 15:08 ET

Horizon Air and Dispatchers Ratify New Four-Year Contract

Horizon Air and the Transport Workers Union today jointly announced that the carrier's 17 dispatchers have ratified a new four-year contract by a...