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Alaska Air Group is an airline holding company. It operates two airlines: Alaska and Horizon. The company offers passenger and cargo services throughout its network.

TypePublic
Founded1932
HQSeattle, WA, US
Websitealaskaair.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureB-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)24,134(+4%)
Job Openings45
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.6 B(-59%)
Share Price (May 2021)$68.7
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Alaska Air Group

Ben Minicucci

Ben Minicucci

Chief Executive Officer
Andrew Harrison

Andrew Harrison

Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
Charu Jain

Charu Jain

Senior Vice President of Merchandising and Innovation
Kyle Levine

Kyle Levine

Senior Vice President of Legal and General Counsel
Constance von Muehlen

Constance von Muehlen

Senior Vice President, Maintenance and Engineering
Andy Schneider

Andy Schneider

Senior Vice President, People
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Alaska Air Group Office Locations

Alaska Air Group has an office in Seattle
Seattle, WA, US (HQ)
19300 International Blvd
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Alaska Air Group Financials and Metrics

Alaska Air Group Revenue

Alaska Air Group's revenue was reported to be $3.57 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

797.0m

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(131.0m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(161.0m)

Market capitalization (3-May-2021)

8.5b

Closing stock price (3-May-2021)

68.7

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

1.1b

EV

12.6b
Alaska Air Group's current market capitalization is $8.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

5.9b7.9b8.3b8.8b3.6b

Revenue growth, %

6%34%4%

Sales and marketing expense

225.0m313.0m101.0m

Operating expense total

225.0m6.7b7.6b872.0m508.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

1.3b1.5b1.6b1.7b2.1b2.1b1.8b2.2b2.2b1.9b2.3b2.4b1.6b309.0m797.0m

Sales and marketing expense

49.0m55.0m58.0m81.0m97.0m91.0m78.0m88.0m79.0m72.0m87.0m77.0m55.0m33.0m

Operating expense total

1.1b1.1b1.2b1.6b1.6b1.7b1.8b1.9b1.9b1.9b223.0m214.0m198.0m138.0m

Depreciation and amortization

92.0m101.0m90.0m90.0m95.0m94.0m97.0m99.0m106.0m105.0m106.0m108.0m97.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

328.0m194.0m105.0m221.0m1.4b

Accounts Receivable

323.0m480.0m

Prepaid Expenses

121.0m123.0m

Inventories

121.0m72.0m57.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

78.0m81.0m1.8b183.0m198.0m144.0m177.0m102.0m174.0m215.0m244.0m237.0m811.0m1.5b1.9b1.1b

Accounts Receivable

389.0m377.0m279.0m280.0m321.0m517.0m

Prepaid Expenses

147.0m143.0m100.0m105.0m328.0m161.0m

Inventories

55.0m63.0m68.0m56.0m57.0m57.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

814.0m1.0b437.0m769.0m(1.3b)

Depreciation and Amortization

363.0m372.0m398.0m423.0m420.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.4b1.6b1.2b1.7b(234.0m)

Purchases of PP&E

(696.0m)(206.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

184.0m444.0m700.0m99.0m395.0m661.0m4.0m197.0m414.0m4.0m266.0m588.0m(232.0m)(446.0m)(877.0m)(131.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

88.0m180.0m281.0m90.0m180.0m275.0m94.0m191.0m290.0m106.0m211.0m317.0m108.0m215.0m320.0m97.0m

Accounts Payable

63.0m78.0m71.0m95.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

899.0m1.2b470.0m1.1b1.4b306.0m726.0m986.0m468.0m1.0b1.4b33.0m321.0m116.0m167.0m
USDQ1, 2016

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 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

Daily Flights

1.2 k

Destinations

118

Mainline Aircraft in Fleet

131137137152154147152152154218217221

Passengers

27 m29 m7.32 m8.02 m8.62 m31.88 m7.84 m8.65 m9.05 m34.29 m10.02 m11.4 m
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Alaska Air Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Virgin AmericaDecember 14, 2016$2.6 b

Alaska Air Group Revenue Breakdown

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Alaska Air Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.5% from Regional, 77.7% from Mainline and 6.7% from Horizon

Alaska Air Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

73/100

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Alaska Air Group Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Alaska Air Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Alaska Air Group Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B-

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    78/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    68/100

  • Diversity

    B+

    74/100

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Alaska Air Group News and Updates

Should The Rally Continue In Alaska Air Group Stock?

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Is There Upside For Alaska Air Group Stock At $37?

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Alaska Air Group reports May 2019 operational results

SEATTLE, June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported May operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc. and...

Alaska Air Group reports March 2019 operational results

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Alaska Air Group Blogs

Alaska Airlines announces plans for fleet growth and route expansion

Orders for 30 additional mainline and regional aircraft for flying after recovery; Belize becomes newest international destination added for leisure travelers

Spot for two? A new way to get through airport security: Make a reservation.

Book your spot today to save time while traveling with SEA Spot Saver, a new pilot program for TSA line reservations.

Boxed Water is helping Alaska Airlines reduce plastic waste onboard

Today, we’re excited to partner with Boxed Water to begin to replace single-use plastic bottles in First Class, as well in the main cabin on our Q400 aircraft, with Boxed Water’s 92% plant-based cartons, effectively removing 7.2 million plastic bottles a year - equivalent to approximately 98,000 lbs…

Alaska Airlines reveals "Our Commitment" aircraft in partnership with UNCF

Aircraft serves as embodiment of Alaska's values, takes conversation around education, equity and belonging to the skies, and is an extension of a 15-year partnership between Alaska and UNCF

Alaska Airlines takes education and equity to the skies with newest aircraft

We are on a journey to make Alaska Airlines a place where everyone belongs and has opportunity. We also believe education is the key to equity and representation, with the power to transform the lives of young people––opening doors to careers in aviation and beyond. In partnership with UNCF, this sp…

The faces of Alaska Airlines ‘Our Commitment’ aircraft

Profiles of 14 students — family members and mentees of Alaska’s employees – are represented on Alaska’s Our Commitment aircraft. Recently, these remarkable young people have shared their reflections on equity and education, in their own words.
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Alaska Air Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Alaska Air Group founded?

    Alaska Air Group was founded in 1932.

  • Who are Alaska Air Group key executives?

    Alaska Air Group's key executives are Ben Minicucci, Andrew Harrison and Charu Jain.

  • How many employees does Alaska Air Group have?

    Alaska Air Group has 24,134 employees.

  • What is Alaska Air Group revenue?

    Latest Alaska Air Group annual revenue is $3.6 b.

  • What is Alaska Air Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Alaska Air Group revenue per employee is $147.8 k.

  • Who are Alaska Air Group competitors?

    Competitors of Alaska Air Group include WestJet, JetBlue Airways and American Airlines.

  • Where is Alaska Air Group headquarters?

    Alaska Air Group headquarters is located at 19300 International Blvd, Seattle.

  • Where are Alaska Air Group offices?

    Alaska Air Group has an office in Seattle.

  • How many offices does Alaska Air Group have?

    Alaska Air Group has 1 office.