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Alaska Zoo hosts Moose Madness, Zookeeper Games, Access Zoo days in September None 

Alaska Zoo hosts Moose Madness, Zookeeper Games, Access Zoo days in September

The Alaska Zoo will kick off fall with its annual Moose Madness celebration on Saturday, Sept. 2, from noon – 4 p.m. and keep the fall fun going with its first-ever Zookeeper Games and fall carnival on Saturday, Sept. 9, from noon – 4 p.m. Then, the Alaska Zoo will also offer guests with mobility difficulties a chance to explore the grounds and visit with animals at Access Zoo days on Wednesday, Sept. 6 and Wednesday, Sept. 13, from noon – 3 p.m.

JetBlue Celebrates Opening of Havana Ticket Offices as Airline Marks Anniversary of Historic First Commercial Flight to Cuba None 

JetBlue Celebrates Opening of Havana Ticket Offices as Airline Marks Anniversary of Historic First Commercial Flight to Cuba

JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU), the first U.S. airline to bring affordable and convenient commercial air travel to Cuba after more than 50 years, today announced the long-anticipated opening of its City Ticket Office and Airport Ticket Office in Havana. Both locations offer a new option for Cubans to book travel on JetBlue, with the added benefit of in-person interactions which will provide the personal, helpful and simple customer experience the airline is known for.

Alaska's newest partner Singapore Airlines gives guests truly unique flying experience None 

Alaska's newest partner Singapore Airlines gives guests truly unique flying experience

Alaska Airlines announced today that Singapore Airlines will be its newest Global Partner. Members of Alaska Mileage Plan and Singapore Airlines KrisFlyer loyalty programs will begin earning miles on each other's flights beginning Sept. 27. Mileage Plan members will be able to redeem miles for travel awards on Singapore Airlines-operated flights at a later date.

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Travel Juneau releases highlights of visitor survey

How many independent visitors arrive in Juneau every year? Travel Juneau fields that question regularly, but had only an educated guess. With the release of the Juneau Visitor Profile (Summer 2016), the organization has a clearer answer.

Alaska Airlines inaugurates service from San Jose, California to Austin, Texas and Tucson, Arizona None 

Alaska Airlines inaugurates service from San Jose, California to Austin, Texas and Tucson, Arizona

Alaska Airlines this week begins daily, nonstop service from San Jose, California to Austin, Texas, and Tucson, Arizona. With these new flights, Alaska serves more destinations from Mineta San Jose International Airport than any other airline by offering nonstop service to 18 destinations with a total of 31 daily departures.

Alaska Airlines invests in guest experience with next-generation Gogo 2Ku satellite Wi-Fi None 

Alaska Airlines invests in guest experience with next-generation Gogo 2Ku satellite Wi-Fi

Alaska Airlines has selected Gogo to provide next-generation satellite-based inflight Wi-Fi service across its entire Boeing and Airbus fleet. Gogo's broadband 2Ku service provides the significantly faster connection speed needed to stream content from services like Netflix, Hulu, and HBO GO while in the air. Utilizing this advanced technology, guests can use their devices in flight just as they would on the ground.

Great Alaskan Holidays Appeals to Diverse, Global Base None 

Great Alaskan Holidays Appeals to Diverse, Global Base

Great Alaskan Holidays (www.rvak.com), Alaska’s largest RV rental, sales, and service business headquartered in Anchorage, continues as a significant contributor to the State of Alaska’s tourism industry, and supporter of its economy, positioning itself as a draw to travelers from a global marketplace.

JetBlue Doubles Number of Daily Flights in Atlanta with New Nonstop Service to Three Focus Cities None 

JetBlue Doubles Number of Daily Flights in Atlanta with New Nonstop Service to Three Focus Cities

JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announced the start date for service between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and three more of the airline’s focus cities. Beginning March 8, 2018, JetBlue will double the number of daily flights in Georgia’s capital city when it adds roundtrip service between Atlanta and:

Alaska Airlines' frequent flyer program once again named No. 1 loyalty program by U.S. News & World Report None 

Alaska Airlines' frequent flyer program once again named No. 1 loyalty program by U.S. News & World Report

For the third year in a row, Alaska Mileage Plan has received top honors in U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Airline Rewards Programs.

JetBlue Partners with Gladly to Reimagine Customer Service for Air Travel None 

JetBlue Partners with Gladly to Reimagine Customer Service for Air Travel

JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) and Gladly, a modern customer service platform, today announced a partnership that will enable travelers to have one continuous conversation with JetBlue’s customer support team across multiple communication channels. Gladly’s people-centered approach empowers companies like JetBlue to humanize the customer service experience by treating customers like people, not case numbers, and quickly get to the heart of the customer’s needs so they can be resolved efficiently.