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Alaska Air awarding travelers double miles

Post by John Gillie / The News Tribune on April 30, 2009 at 3:54 pm |
April 30, 2009 3:54 pm

In a move that harkened back to the airline fare wars of the ’80s, Alaska Airlines today announced it will award its Mileage Plan frequent fliers double miles for flights between May 6 and June 30

The airline said the double miles program will celebrate InsideFlyer magazine naming it frequent flier program as “Program of the Year.”

Here’s how to qualify for double miles:

Mileage Plan members must first register online at Double miles are valid on Bargain, Value, Full Flex and First Class fare categories for flights on Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air. The offer is not valid on tickets booked in the Hot Deals category (G/T fare classes). Customers who wish to enroll in Mileage Plan can do so instantly at and earn an additional 500 bonus miles.

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