Alaska Airlines is beefing up service for fall with the addition of three new routes. Starting November 16, Alaska will begin daily nonstop service between Chicago and Portland. This comes at a special introductory fare of $99 one-way, available through January 31, with blackout dates November 20, 21, 25, 28-30, December 18-21, 23, 26-28, and January 2-4. Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will also receive double miles along this route.
And starting August 23, Horizon Air will fly nonstop from Redding with daily direct service from Arcata/Eureka to Seattle, also with an introductory fare of $99 one-way for travel through December 16.