More Carrying On In Sight

Posted by Steve Leader on July 10, 2014

Photo courtesy: Boeing

Next time you’re on a plane, pay attention to the look of frustration on the faces of passengers as they jam their stuff into overhead storage bins.  There may be more smiles late next year, when Alaska Airlines becomes the first to offer bins that are bigger, by almost half, than the current bins.

According to Alaska spokeswoman Halley …

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PDX-PVR: QUICKER

Posted by Steve Leader on May 20, 2014
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Alaska Airlines filed today for permission to begin non-stop seasonal flights between Portland and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico starting in November.  Alaska also filed for non-stops from PDX to Los Cabos, starting in November.

The airline says it could take up to one month for the U.S. Department of Transportation to approve the new service.   It’s been five-years since Portland had non-stops …

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