Alaska Airlines Seatac
Inflight With Alaska Beyond

Last week, Alaska Airlines hosted an event in Seattle to highlight their refreshed inflight experience. This included a two hour joyride on one of their new 737s from Boeing Field, so I likely would have snuck on board had I not been invited. #AvgeekProblems…

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Malaysia First Class 1
Best Uses Of Australian American Express Points

Think about how frustrating it is to book award tickets to Australia. Now just imagine every trip you plan involving getting to or from Australia. This probably explains why PointsPros receives so many award requests from "down under." ;) I can appreciate…

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Alaska Flyers Earn More Miles…Unless It’s Delta

I feel like all I do is write about Alaska Airlines. Alaska just sent out an email with the heading "What's in Store for 2015 Mileage Plan Members." At the bottom of the email is this: Do you see that shocked look on her face? Well, there's a good reason…

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Seattle Views
Alaska Airlines Adds E175s To SkyWest Fleet

Growing up in Seattle, I remember the days when Alaska Airlines barely flew outside of the west coast. In the early 2000s, they started a few transcontinental routes like Washington National with the addition of newer 737s, but those were exceptions…

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Hawaii
Why Aren’t There Nicer Seats To Hawaii?

A common award request PointsPros receives is for trips to Hawaii, which has seen insane growth over the past few years with Alaska’s (the airline, not the state ;) ) expansion from the West Coast. Quite often people are looking for the best product…

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