An Alaska Airlines A320 landing in Las Vegas (Photo: AirlineGeeks | William Derrickson)

How Alaska Airlines is Supporting Remote Communities with Donated Fuel

Amidst the coronavirus pandemic, many airlines are flying with fewer passengers. And as a result, the frequency of many regularly scheduled air routes has been reduced to, in many cases, a couple of days per week. This in part, has had a direct effect on not only the passenger demand, but it has also lowered air service to locations where airplanes are the only mode of transport for passengers and cargo.  However, Alaska Airlines and the Alaska gas and energy…

Air Transport of Highly Contagious Patients: How It Works

The recent outbreak of the novel coronavirus 2019 has resulted in many evacuation flights coordinated by various governments and China to quickly remove the respective country’s citizens from China. The U.S. Government along with many European and Asian governments have led rescue flights to bring back citizens to their homelands.…