Alaska Airlines says flight disruptions will continue until June
May 18, 2022
SEATTLE (AP) — In a message to Alaska Airlines employees last Thursday evening, and later sent to customers, CEO Ben Minicucci said the high level of flight cancellations since April will continue throughout May but that stability should return to the schedule in June.
He said the airline has been canceling about 50 of the 1,200 flights it operates every day.
“This is coming at a time when flights are already full, so rebooking options are limited and many of our guests have experienced extraordinarily long (customer service) hold times,” Minicucci wrote.
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