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Conventional wisdom dictates that the quickest way to fly between the US and Asia isn’t with a stop in Alaska. But one carrier aims to solidify a new Northwest Passage with low fares and stopovers in the 49th state.
Northern Pacific Airways is launching on Sunday with a low-cost business model centered around connecting North America and Asia through Anchorage. It’s a tried-and-true strategy pioneered by geographically advantaged airlines such as Copa Airlines and Icelandair.
Rob McKinney, the chief executive officer of Northern Pacific and sister airline Ravn Alaska, thinks Northern Pacific can use Alaska’s strategic location read more ⇒