Oregon Wines Fly Free on Alaska Airlines

MEDFORD, Ore. – A new partnership will allow visitors to Oregon to bring home local wines, by air. Alaska Airlines, the Oregon Wind Board and Travel Oregon have partnered together to start the Oregon Wines Fly Free program. Starting September 10, up to a case of Oregon wine can fly home with visitors free of … Continue reading »

Plane Practice for Disabled Travelers

MEDFORD, Ore. — Saturday evening, 26 families with special needs checked through security, waited at their gate and prepared to board a plane all for practice for the families and the flight crews. “This is really beneficial for us to see whether he was capable of going on a long run or not,” said Phil … Continue reading »

Easier Air Travel With Disabilities

MEDFORD, Ore. – Flying can be difficult for the everyday traveler, but for children with disabilities, the experience can be even harder, but a first-of-its-kind program in Southern Oregon wants to help. Alaska Airlines is teaming with the non-profit Families for Community for an event to teach families with children with disabilities about the challenges … Continue reading »