DALLAS — Alaska Airlines (AS) has unveiled a new holiday-themed Boeing 737-9, which the airline says is “all about giving the gift of travel.”
In honor of the season and its new aircraft, AS is inviting its guests to give “the gift of travel!” by offering Mileage Plan members a unique and meaningful way to support important causes.
Alaska Airlines says that “Traveling is truly the best gift, and this year, our holiday-inspired plane embraces the reason for the season: giving.”
CARE Miles Program
Alaska Airlines and Mileage Plan members have donated 39 million miles this year to charities such as American Red Cross, Angel Flight West, the Honor Flight Network, Make-A-Wish, Seattle Children’s Hospital and UNCF.
The airline says that miles donated to the airline’s CARE Miles program help charities with business travel, accommodation of special organization requests, and achievement of the organization’s mission.
You can find a list of important causes you can support with the CARE Miles program here.
Featured image: Alaska Airlines “the Gift of Travel” Boeing 737-9, reg. N913AK. Photo: Brandon Farris/Airways