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Alaska Airlines works to hire laid off Ravn employees in Kodiak

After drastically cutting flight services last week, this weekend RavnAir Group announced it would be halting all flights, laying off its remaining staff and filing for bankruptcy. Ravn employees at Kodiak airport were previously responsible for servicing Ravn turboprops as well as the daily Alaska Airlines jets from Anchorage. Now, Alaska Airlines says it’s working to hire back Kodiak’s recently …

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Alaska Air says it will continue service to Kodiak, working to provide service for fishermen

Alaska Airlines tail from blog.alaskaair.com

KMXT received the following press release from Alaska Airlines and posted it here with minor editing.   Photo courtesy blog.AlaskaAirlines.com   Alaska Airlines responds to Ravn suspension of service   ANCHORAGE – With the announcement on Sunday of RavnAir Alaska stopping all operations, Alaska Airlines expressed deep concern for the Ravn employees and communities in the state impacted by the …

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Kodiak hit with nearly two feet of snow in 24 hours

The National Weather Service canceled out Kodiak’s blizzard warning, but that doesn’t mean the snow is letting up completely. NOAA meteorologist Michael Kutz said Kodiak is still expecting another couple inches Wednesday night, and lingering flurries into Friday. As for Tuesday night’s blizzard? Kutz says, based on data from weather spotters positioned around town, Kodiak received 11 inches of snow …

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Alaska Airlines to Fix Kodiak Airport Congestion Following Construction

Kayla Desroches/KMXT Alaska Airlines is renovating the Kodiak Benny Benson State Airport, one of the airlines’ 11 terminals in the state. But following complaints about congestion, they’re going back in do some extra remodeling. Regional vice president Marilyn Romano says, following this year’s construction, there’s now a larger waiting room and restroom after security, but the baggage area is causing …

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Alaska Airlines Renovates Terminal in State Airport

Kayla Desroches/KMXT The Alaska Airlines terminal at Kodiak Benny Benson State Airport is about halfway through an extensive interior renovation and this month the chaos within could actually increase. Alaska Airlines’ regional vice president for the state, Marilyn Romano, says the airline updated its brand about a year ago and is now working towards a multi-million dollar renovation to each …

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