About Alaska Airlines
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Originally founded to offer prospectors access to Anchorage Alaska, Alaska Airlines is a Seattle-based airline that offers a wide range of domestic and international flights to destinations in the United States, Mexico, and Costa Rica. Alaska Airlines is a full-service carrier with a fleet numbering 145 planes, with service to 104 destinations within North America, including Hawaii. While Alaska Airlines is not an official alliance member, it operates in partnership with several airlines such as Aeromexico, Delta, American Airlines, Emirates, and several others.