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Alaska Airlines rewards vaccinated employees with $200

Alaska Airlines gives $200 to fully vaccinated employees and requires new hires to be vaccinated.  ...


Two years after Seattle plane heist: lessons learned and missed

August 10, 2018, saw an unscheduled and tragic airshow above Seattle: a Bombardier Dash 8 Q400, followed by two US Air Force F-15s, performed a number or daring maneuvers before crashing in a scarcely-populated area. The aircraft was stolen by an aircraft technician, raising an important question: how did it happen, and more crucially, how to prevent that from happening again?...


Opinion: Ground worker steals Horizon Air’s Q400. But how?

On August 10, 2018, a Horizon Air ground service agent stole a company plane, performed acrobatic maneuvers for 75 minutes, then he crashed the plane. Learn how he did it....


Crash of plane stolen from Seattle airport raises safety concerns

A Horizon Air Bombardier Dash 8-400, registered N449QX, was stolen on August 10, 2018, from Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA), United States. The aircraft performed a few aerobatic maneuvers before crashing in a forest of Ketron Island....


Horizon Air appoints new CEO and COO

Alaska Air Group announced that Gary Beck will be Horizon Air's new president and Chief Executive Officer, and Constance von Muehlen will be its Chief Operating Officer....


Alaska Group, pax up by 5.4% in October 2017

Alaska Air Group reported October and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiaries Alaska Airlines, Virgin America, and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries as well as third-party regional carriers SkyWest Airlines and Peninsula Airlines....


Horizon Air to purchase up to 33 Embraer E175s for $2.8bn

Horizon Air will purchase 30 new three-class Embraer E175 jets for $2.8 billion...


Horizon Air flight attendants and pilots approve new contracts

Horizon Air flight attendants and pilots together with their unions approved new labor contracts....