Stories tagged: Sea-Tac
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 5:58 p.m.
Alaska Airlines will start passenger flights from Everett’s Paine Field
Starting next year, people living north of Seattle will have Everett’s Paine Field as an alternative to Seattle-Tacoma International, as Alaska Airlines begins daily passenger flights likely serving popular destinations …
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 1:35 p.m.
TSA agent pleads guilty to voyeurism charge
A security worker at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport accused of taking photos from underneath passengers’ skirts has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge as part of a plea deal.
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:12 a.m.
Alaska Air, reversing course, will hire baggage handlers it outsourced
Alaska Airlines is taking its baggage-handling contract at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport away from Menzies Aviation and giving it to a new Alaska Air subsidiary, McGee Air Services.
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 7:42 a.m.
Dozens of flights at Sea-Tac canceled due to icy conditions
SEATTLE – Dozens of flights have been canceled at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport because of winter weather conditions. Alaska Airlines canceled about 35 flights from morning until about noon Tuesday as …
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016, 12:09 p.m.
Flights canceled as forecast calls for more snow
Alaska Airlines canceled about two dozen flights into and out of Sea-Tac Airport as snow was in the forecast throughout the Seattle area.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 12:38 p.m.
$12M-plus settlement reached in minimum wage cases
Several companies that provide transportation and hospitality services at or near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport have agreed to settle back-pay lawsuits alleging that they ignored the nation’s first $15-per-hour minimum wage …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 5:11 p.m.
Travelers can now apply for TSA PreCheck at Sea-Tac airport
The Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is now one of 47 airports where travelers can apply for a program aimed at speeding up security lines.
Thu., May 19, 2016, 4:54 p.m.
Port of Seattle hires to speed up Sea-Tac security lines
The Transportation and Security Administration is aiming to speed up security line waits at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport by hiring private contractors to work at checkpoints during the summer.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 8:04 a.m.
China’s Xiamen Airlines will launch Seattle-Shenzhen flights
China’s Xiamen Airlines will begin direct flights between Seattle and Shenzhen, China, starting in September.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 6:47 a.m.
Year-round flights to Mexico from Sea-Tac airport to start
Year-round flights to Mexico from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport will start in July. Port of Seattle officials said in a Thursday news release that Volaris Airlines will fly between Guadalajara and …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 7:56 a.m.
Link light rail extension to UW, Capitol Hill opens Saturday
SEATTLE – A new 3-mile segment of Link light rail is scheduled to open Saturday, adding travel from the University of Washington to downtown Seattle and the airport. Sound Transit …
Thu., July 4, 2013
Patch of Sea-Tac airport land to be bee haven
SEATTLE – There are hundreds of thousands of new wings at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. In a partnership with a local nonprofit, the Port of Seattle is donating land to beekeepers …
Thu., May 6, 2010, 9:05 a.m.
All clear at Sea-Tac Airport after bomb scare
A bomb scare at Sea-Tac Airport interrupted operations at Concourse A for about two hours Thursday morning, forced the evacuation of several hundred passengers and delayed four flights.