Aerospace

Ben Minicucci, left, will replace Brad Tilden as Alaska Air Group CEO.

Alaska President Ben Minicucci will replace Tilden April 1

The airline is the dominant carrier at Sea-Tac Airport, where last year it served more than 20 million passengers

The move extends an original temporary shutdown of the company's Seattle-area plants due to COVID-19 and sinking aircraft demand

The company will continue to pay workers and plans an ‘orderly approach’ to restarting work when the suspension is lifted

The regional airport is moving forward with construction projects aimed at meeting the Puget Sound region’s anticipated air-service demands in the years ahead

The regional airport is moving forward with construction projects aimed at meeting the Puget Sound region’s anticipated air-service demands in the years ahead

The new flight to the southern Ohio city brings to 93 the number of nonstop destinations served by Alaska via Sea-Tac Airport

The new flight to the southern Ohio city brings to 93 the number of nonstop destinations served by Alaska via Sea-Tac Airport

Alaska also plans to join the global Oneworld alliance, which counts American as a founding member

Alaska also plans to join the global Oneworld alliance, which counts American as a founding member

The sale will allow parent company Spaceflight Industries to focus accelerating the growth of its BlackSky subsidiary

The sale will allow parent company Spaceflight Industries to focus accelerating the growth of its BlackSky subsidiary

The Puget Sound region’s roaring economy and a strong labor market are expected to mitigate the damage, however, a recent report indicates

The Puget Sound region’s roaring economy and a strong labor market are expected to mitigate the damage, however, a recent report indicates

Seattle’s airport fares better than San Francisco International and Atlanta International airports, among a several others, however, study says

Seattle’s airport fares better than San Francisco International and Atlanta International airports, among a several others, however, study says