Alaska Airlines announces a “Paint the Plane” contest

Alaska Airlines (Seattle/Tacoma) yesterday (January 27), in conjunction with the Portland Timbers, invited soccer fans to create artwork to adorn a Boeing 737-700 in a “Paint the Plane” contest. The Timbers-branded plane will be revealed this spring during the club’s 2011 debut Major League Soccer season.

Copyright Photo: Eddie Maloney. Apparently Boeing 737-790 N609AS (msn 29752) is currently flying in a partial special scheme that will be expanded with this contest. Please click on the photo for further details.