Alaska Air Unveils New Service

Alaska Air Group’s Alaska Airlines and Virgin America Wednesday reported new daily, nonstop service between Portland, Oregon, and New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport beginning Nov. 6; Portland and Detroit beginning Aug. 30; and Los Angeles and Philadelphia beginning Sept. 1.

Alaska Air said with the new routes it will provide Portland with 130 daily nonstop flights to 58 destinations, more than any other carrier at Portland International Airport. Alaska Air said the new Los Angeles-Philadelphia route builds on the 27 new markets the combined airline has added from California since merging with Virgin America in December.

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