Seattle USA-based carrier Alaska Airlines (NYSE: ALK) said it has dedicated its “Spirit of Education,” Boeing (NYSE: BA) 737-900ER to the students and staff of Raisbeck Aviation High School
Alaska said that the aircraft will fly for six months around the carrier´s route network.
The carrier´s employees have mentored and volunteered with students interested in commercial aviation since the school´s inception in 2004.
As a founding sponsor, the airline pledged USD 1.5m in a public/private partnership to build the USD 44.5m school designed to educate the next generation of scientists, engineers, and other aviation and aerospace-focused professionals.
Alaska Airlines, together with its partner regional airlines, serves 95 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico.
Find out more at www.alaskaair.com.