ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC. (NYSE:ALK) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure


ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC. (NYSE:ALK) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure
ITEM 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure

On December 6, 2016, Alaska Air Group, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the Department of Justice’s (“DOJ”) completion of its review of the Company’s acquisition of Virgin America Inc. The press release is attached as Exhibit 99.2.
to 17 CFR Part 243 (“Regulation FD”), the Company is also submitting information related to the pending acquisition of Virgin America in an Investor Update attached as Exhibit 99.1.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information under this item shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing. This report will not be deemed an admission as to the materiality of any information required to be disclosed solely to satisfy the requirements of Regulation FD.
ITEM 9.01 Financial Statements and Other Exhibits
Exhibit 99.1 Investor Update: DOJ Clearance dated December 6, 2016
Exhibit 99.2 Press Release dated December 6, 2016


Alaska Air Group, Inc. is the holding company of Alaska Airlines (Alaska) and Horizon Air (Horizon). The Company operates through three segments: Alaska Mainline, Alaska Regional and Horizon. Its Alaska Mainline segment operates the Boeing 737 part of Alaska’s business. It offers north/south service within the western United States, Canada, Mexico and Costa Rica, as well as passenger and dedicated cargo services to and within the state of Alaska. It also provides long-haul east/west service to Hawaii and cities in the mid-continental and eastern United States from Seattle. Its regional operations consist of flights operated by Horizon, SkyWest Airlines, Inc. and Peninsula Airways, Inc. The regional fleet operated by SkyWest consists of over eight CRJ 700 aircraft and approximately five E175 aircraft. Its Horizon segment operates regional aircraft. Horizon operates a fleet of turboprop aircraft. Horizon’s operating fleet consists of approximately 50 Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft.

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ALASKA AIR GROUP, INC. (NYSE:ALK) closed its last trading session up +0.77 at 83.89 with 1,964,137 shares trading hands.