Horizon DH8D at Calgary on Mar 23rd 2013, unsafe gear

. By Simon Hradecky, via The Aviation Herald A Horizon de Havilland Dash 8-400 on behalf of Alaska Airlines, registration N408QX performing flight QX-2118/AS-2118 from Seattle,WA (USA) to Calgary,AB (Canada) with 74 people on board, was on final approach to...

Second Alaska Airlines pilot in ten days passes out mid-flight

. By, King 5 News King 5 News Video PORTLAND — An Alaska Airlines flight bound for Seattle was diverted to Portland late Thursday night after its pilot passed out. Alaska Airlines spokesperson Bobbie Egan told KGW in Portland that this was the second time a...

Alaska Airlines Flight Diverts After Mid-Air Electrical Problems

. By Vignesh Ramachandran, via The Overhead Bin on NBCNEWS.com A Seattle-bound Alaska Airlines flight made an emergency landing in California early Wednesday after the plane experienced multiple electric issues. Flight 539 from Ontario, Calif., was en route to Seattle...

FAA proposes $210,000 civil penalty against Alaska Airlines

. By Linda Blachly | May 14, 2012 The FAA is proposing a civil penalty of $210,000 against Seattle-based Alaska Airlines (AS) for allegedly failing to properly document and tag deactivated systems and equipment before making repairs. In a statement, the FAA alleged...