Alaska Air Group

Alaska Air Group Inc. is an airline holding company that owns three certificated airlines operating in the United States: Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air and Virgin America. The Company offers extensive passenger service from the western U.S. throughout the contiguous United States, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica and Cuba. Alaska Air Group also offers cargo service throughout its network and have dedicated cargo aircraft that operate primarily to and within the state of Alaska.

Company Growth (employees)
Sea Tac, US
Size (employees)
14,760 (est)+7%
Alaska Air Group was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in SeaTac, US

Key People at Alaska Air Group

Brad Tilden

Brad Tilden

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Alaska Air Group
Ben Minicucci

Ben Minicucci

President and Chief Operating Officer of Alaska Airlines
Brandon Pedersen

Brandon Pedersen

Executive Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Alaska Air Group
Andrew Harrison

Andrew Harrison

Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of Alaska Airlines

Alaska Air Group Office Locations

Alaska Air Group has an office in SeaTac
SeaTac, US (HQ)
19300 International Blvd

Alaska Air Group Data and Metrics

Alaska Air Group Financial Metrics

Alaska Air Group's revenue was reported to be $1.7 b in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

1.7 b

Net income (Q1, 2017)

99 m

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

166 m

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

9.1 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

183 m
Alaska Air Group's current market capitalization is $9.1 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


5.2 b5.4 b5.6 b5.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Sales and marketing expense

225 m

Operating expense total

225 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


1.4 b1.5 b1.3 b1.4 b1.5 b1.3 b1.5 b1.6 b1.7 b

Sales and marketing expense

53 m55 m53 m54 m53 m49 m55 m58 m81 m

Operating expense total

53 m55 m53 m54 m53 m49 m55 m58 m81 m


263 m316 m238 m372 m433 m290 m418 m400 m166 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


80 m107 m73 m328 m


95 m105 m72 m121 m

Current Assets

1.8 b1.8 b1.7 b2.1 b


1.9 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


22 m34 m51 m45 m88 m78 m81 m1.8 b183 m

Current Assets

2 b1.8 b1.8 b1.7 b1.7 b1.9 b2 b3.6 b2.2 b


1.9 b

Total Assets

6.3 b6.2 b6.4 b6.5 b6.6 b6.8 b7 b8.7 b10.3 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

508 m605 m848 m814 m

Depreciation and Amortization

363 m

Accounts Receivable

47 m(46 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.6 b1.4 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

165 m198 m149 m234 m274 m184 m260 m256 m99 m

Depreciation and Amortization

73 m75 m76 m79 m81 m88 m92 m101 m90 m

Accounts Payable

71 m68 m57 m56 m61 m63 m78 m71 m95 m
USDY, 2017


118.5 k

Financial Leverage

3.4 x
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Alaska Air Group Operating Metrics

Alaska Air Group's Daily Flights was reported to be 1.2 k in FY, 2016
FY, 2013FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Mainline Aircraft in Fleet



27 m29 m7.32 m8.02 m8.62 m31.88 m7.84 m8.65 m9.05 m34.29 m10.02 m11.4 m

Aircraft Fleet


Available Seat Miles

33.67 b36.08 b9.26 b9.95 b10.37 b39.91 b10.45 b11.06 b11.21 b44.14 b14.39 b15.61 b
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Alaska Air Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Virgin AmericaDecember 14, 2016$2.6 b

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