Alaska Airlines Inaugurates New Flights Between Portland, Ore., and Dallas/Fort Worth
SEATTLE — Alaska Airlines inaugurates nonstop service between Portland, Ore., and Dallas/Fort Worth starting today.
"Portland-Dallas is the eighth new route we've added from the Rose City since June of last year," said Joe Sprague, the airline's vice president of marketing. "Our customers will not only enjoy convenient nonstop flights, but also seamless connecting opportunities throughout North America via our partner American Airlines at its hub in Dallas/Fort Worth."
Summary of new service:
|Start Date||City Pair||Departs||Arrives||Frequency|
|Sept. 16||Portland-Dallas||10:15 a.m..||4:04 p.m.||Daily|
|Sept. 16||Dallas-Portland||5 p.m.||6:59 p.m.||Daily|
|All times based on local time zones|
To celebrate the new service, Alaska Airlines is offering a one-way fare of $129*. Fares must be purchased by Sept. 19, require a 14-day advance purchase, and are valid for travel from Sept. 30 through Nov. 20, 2013. Alaska Airlines will offer double Mileage Plan miles on Portland-Dallas flights between Sept. 16 and Oct. 31, 2013. To qualify, customers must register at www.alaskaair.com. prior to their first qualifying flight.
Alaska Airlines has inaugurated service from Portland to seven other destinations since June 2012, including Atlanta, Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., the Hawaiian island of Kauai, Fairbanks, Alaska, Bozeman, Mont., Pasco, Wash., and Santa Barbara, Calif.
For complete fare rules, visit www.alaskaair.com or call 1-800-ALASKAAIR (800-252-7522 or TTY/TDD line 800-392-0228).
Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves 95 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. Alaska Airlines has ranked "Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Network Carriers" in the J.D. Power and Associates North America Airline Satisfaction StudySM for six consecutive years from 2008 to 2013. For reservations, visit www.alaskaair.com. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at www.alaskaair.com/newsroom.
Posted: September 16, 2013