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Alaska Air adds San Antonio to its repertoire

Post by John Gillie / The News Tribune on Sep. 18, 2012 at 2:02 pm |
September 18, 2012 2:13 pm

Alaska Airlines has added a fourth Texas city to its route network from Sea-Tac Airport.

The SeaTac-based airline this week added San Antonio to the cities its serves in Texas. The airline already serves Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston and Austin.

San Antonio is the 16th city the airline serves east of the Rocky Mountains. Alaska recently added Ft. Lauderdale and Philadelphia to its repertoire of cities.
San Antonio river walk
San Antonio’s River Walk

Alaska exclusively served the West Coast and Alaska until 2001 when it began serving Washington, D.C. The airline now serves Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Atlanta, Ft. Lauderdale, Orlando, Chicago, St. Louis, Minneapolis, Denver, Kansas City, Dallas, Houston, Austin and San Antonio east of the Continental Divide.

The single daily flight from Sea-Tac San Antonio departs at 12:30 p.m. and arrives in the Texas city at 6:35 p.m. The return flight leaves at 7:25 p.m. and arrives back at Sea-Tac at 9:55 p.m.

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