Alaska Airlines Coming to St. Louis, Won't Fly You to Alaska


Alaska? She'll take you there.
  • Alaska? She'll take you there.
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport announced today the addition of its 14th commercial carrier: Alaska Airlines.

The company will begin service in September with a once a day flight to Fairbanks, Juneau, Anchorage, Nome, Ketichikan, Seattle.

That's Seattle, Washington, where those wanting to go onto Alaska can presumably hire a cute bush pilot by the name of Maggie O'Connell

Yeah, that's right. A Northern Exposure reference. Best damn show ever! 


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