Seattle-Tacoma International Airport opened up the first 5 gates in its North Satellite Terminal expansion. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Katie Bailey)

Photos: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Debuts First Section of New North Satellite Terminal

Just under two years after breaking ground on the project in 2017, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport opened the first five new gates in the North Satellite terminal on Wednesday. The North Satellite primarily services Alaska Airlines and its regional subsidiary Horizon Air, both of which have their main hub in Seattle. The project, launched in 2017, was driven by the Puget Sound area's recent rapid population growth, with the airport attempting to keep up by expanding and remodeling for the increased air traffic to…