Alaska Airlines to expand daily departures from Portland airport starting in summer

Alaska Airlines to expand daily departures from Portland airport starting in summer

PORTLAND, Ore. — Alaska Airlines announced on Monday it is adding more than 20 daily departures from Portland International Airport (PDX) starting this summer, with a focus on the most “sought-after” destinations. The Seattle-based carrier said their capacity has increased by 25%. By this summer, they will have more than 100 average daily departures out of Portland. “We’ve been the largest carrier in Portland for more than 20 years. We don’t take that for granted.” said Kirsten Amrine, vice president …