Missoula International Airport

5225 Highway 10 West
Missoula, Montana 59808

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Alaska Announces Seasonal Service to Portland, OR.

Non-stop service to resume May 11, 2014


MISSOULA, MT. (Dec 11, 2013). Airport Director Cris Jensen announced today that Alaska Airlines will resume non-stop seasonal service from Missoula International Airport (MSO) to Portland International Airport (PDX) May 11, 2014 - September 30, 2014. Tickets for the non-stop service can be purchased online at www.alaskaair.com or by calling 1-800-ALASKAAIR (800-252-7522 or TTY/TDD line 800-392-0228).

 “We’re pleased to announce the resumption of non-stop service for the summer,” stated Cris Jensen, Airport Director. “This seasonal service will provide convenient access to one of our most popular destinations and open up numerous connection opportunities; it was extremely popular with our customers last summer.”

The daily flight will depart from Missoula at 3:55 p.m. and arrive in Portland at 4:30 p.m. The return service will depart Portland at 12:55 p.m. and arrive in Missoula at 3:25 p.m.

“The May start date is a month earlier than last year and continues further into the fall”, Jensen added, “with the support of our customers, we hope to turn Portland into a year-round destination.”

The flights will be operated by Alaska Airline’s regional partner Horizon Air. Customers can enjoy free soft drinks and Starbucks coffee, A la Cart planeside baggage service, and complimentary Northwest wine and microbrews for passengers 21 years and older.

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. Alaska Airlines has ranked "Highest in Customer Satisfaction Among Traditional Network Carriers" in the J.D. Power and Associates North America Airline Satisfaction StudySM for six consecutive years from 2008 to 2013. For reservations, visit www.alaskaair.com. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at www.alaskaair.com/newsroom.

Four airlines, Alaska, Allegiant, Delta, and United have operations at Missoula International Airport and offer non-stop service to twelve destinations.

 Missoula County Airport Authority l 5225 Highway 10 West l Missoula, MT 59808-9399
(406) 728-4381 l Fax (406) 549-6103 l www.flymissoula.com

For more information on flights in and out of Missoula, visit the Airport website at www.flymissoula.com.
Contact Information:
Brian Ellestad
Missoula International Airport
Office (406) 728-4381

Cell (406) 203-6208  bellestad@flymissoula.com