Alaska Airlines launches a new route to Philadelphia today

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.

Copyright Photo: Michael B. Ing.

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