Alaska Airlines (Seattle/Tacoma) today inaugurated daily nonstop service between the Seattle/Tacoma hub Philadelphia. Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter and other dignitaries will welcome the first flight to the City of Brotherly Love when it arrives at Philadelphia International Airport about 5 p.m (1700) today.
|Summary of new Seattle-Philadelphia flights|
|Start date||City pair||Departs||Arrives||Frequency|
|June 11||Seattle-Philadelphia||8:35 a.m.||4:55 p.m.||Daily|
|June 11||Philadelphia-Seattle||5:55 p.m.||9:10 p.m.||Daily|
|All times based on local time zones|
The flights are being operated with Boeing 737-800 aircraft, accommodating 16 passengers in first class and 141 in the main cabin.
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