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Alaska Airlines Offers Power Outlets for Travelers at its Pacific Northwest Hubs

Friday, November 23 2012 16:06   Western Travel Buzz
Alaska Airlines is powering up customer waiting areas at its major airports in the Pacific Northwest with electrical outlets that make it easier for travelers with electronic devices.

At its airport gates in Anchorage, Portland and Seattle, the airline just finished installing 200 additional electrical outlets, each of which includes a 120-volt receptacle and two USB ports.

alaskaair_outlets"The project is part of our ongoing effort to improve the travel experience for our customers," said Joe Sprague, Alaska Airlines' vice president of marketing. "Additional power outlets at our gates, coupled with other recent enhancements for keeping customers connected, such as our new mobile apps, enhanced mobile website and inflight Wi-Fi, are just a few of the ways Alaska Airlines is making flying easier."

Power outlets in gate areas currently are available at Alaska Airlines' new Terminal 6 at Los Angeles International Airport and at Sacramento, San Francisco and San Jose airports, and the carrier plans to add outlets to more of its major airports.

In addition to its mobile apps for iPhone/iPod and Android devices, Alaska Airlines has in the past year:

Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group, 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 five consecutive years from 2008 to 2012.

For information about Alaska Airlines, or to make reservations, visit the company's Web site at .


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