15 January 2014
Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Alaska Airlines (NYSE: ALK) said they have completed Boeing´s first firm airplane order of 2014 for two additional 737-900ER (Extended Range) airplanes.
The agreement, worth USD192m at current list prices, coincides with the direct delivery of the 100th Next-Generation 737 airplane to Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves nearly 100 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. Alaska Airlines has ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Network Carriers” in the J.D. Power and Associates North America Airline Satisfaction Study(SM) for six consecutive years from 2008 to 2013. For reservations, visit www.alaskaair.com. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at www.alaskaair.com/newsroom.