Alaska Airlines to sponsor the Iditarod Dog Race

Alaska Airlines (Seattle/Tacoma) this year becomes the official airline sponsor of the Iditarod dog race between the Anchorage area and Nome. Airline employees will also volunteer to support the race teams both on the ground and in the air. Alaska Airlines is expected to shortly unveil a new Boeing 737-400 logojet in recognition of the 50th Anniversary of statehood for the State of Alaska.