When a recently promoted minor-league baseball player mistakenly got off the airplane in the wrong city, a Horizon Air employee stepped up to the plate to deliver him to his final destination 90 miles away. 722 more words
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This month, Horizon Air named Dave Campbell as the seventh president in the company’s 33-year history. For those not familiar with the heart and history behind the nation’s seventh-largest regional airline, here are five things you might not know.
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TORONTO – Bombardier Aerospace is extending its relationship with Horizon Air Industries Inc. of Seattle after the airline ordered one Q400 NextGen turboprop airliner, worth US$32.6 million, and signed a five-year heavy maintenance agreement. 168 more words
As much as he appreciates the Bombardier Q400’s sophisticated flight deck technology, Horizon Air Captain Rob Sandberg quite enjoys stepping back in time. He can often be found at the controls of World War II fighter aircraft, flying for a worthy cause close to his heart. 737 more words
National media and trade magazines are paying attention to the increasing battle between Alaska Air Group (Alaska Airlines and Horizon Airlines) and Delta Air Lines (including its regional airline partners) in the Battle in Seattle as the latter dramatically increases its presence here, but the focus appears to be on the wrong parties. 398 more words
Alaska Airlines (Seattle/Tacoma) yesterday (June 9) launched seasonal daily service between Portland, Oregon, and Kalispell, Montana.
The flights will operate seasonally between Portland and Kalispell through August 23, connecting Portland-area residents to the natural beauty of northwest Montana, and Flathead Valley residents to the Rose City. 86 more words