13 February 2014
Travelers on Alaska Airlines flights between Anchorage and Fairbanks and Anchorage and Kodiak will soon enjoy an extra infusion of local flavour in the form of Silver Gulch Brewing & Bottling Co.´s Old 55 Pale Ale.
“Silver Gulch is a successful local business based in the Fairbanks area, and we´re excited to offer their beer on our Q400 flights within Alaska,” said Marilyn Romano, Alaska Airlines´ regional vice president Alaska.
Silver Gulch Brewing and Bottling was founded in Fox, Alaska, in 1998 by two lifelong Alaskans. Silver Gulch is America´s most northern brewery, located at the start of the “haul road” to Prudhoe Bay about 11 miles north of Fairbanks.
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. Its website is at www.alaskaair.com.