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ALASKA AIRLINES, HORIZON AIR REPORT MARCH TRAFFIC RESULTS

 ALASKA AIRLINES, HORIZON AIR REPORT MARCH TRAFFIC RESULTS
 SEATTLE, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The following was released today by Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air:
 ALASKA AIRLINES REPORTS MARCH TRAFFIC UP 19 PERCENT
 Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE; ALK; PSE), reported today that its March traffic increased 19 percent to 475.1 million revenue passenger miles (RPMs) from the 398.4 million flown a year earlier. The passenger load factor (the percentage of available seats occupied by fare-paying passengers) for the month was 60.3 percent, compared to the 57.3 percent in March 1991.
 Capacity during March was 787.8 million available seat miles (ASMs), 13 percent higher than last year's 695.5 million. The airline carried 523,900 passengers in March compared to 469,200 in March 1991.
 For the three months ended March 1992, revenue passenger miles totaled 1.245 billion, a 15-percent increase from the 1.081 billion recorded a year earlier. The passenger load factor for the three months ended March 1992 was 53.7 percent, unchanged from the 53.7 percent for the prior year.
 Capacity for the three months ended March 1992 increased 15 percent to 2.319 billion, up from 2.012 billion in 1991. The airline carried 1,381,000 passengers, compared to 1,284,000 in 1991.
 Alaska Airlines serves 39 cities in Alaska, Mexico, Canada, Russia and five Western states.
 HORIZON AIR'S MARCH TRAFFIC UP 29 PERCENT
 Horizon Air, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK; PSE), reported today that its March traffic increased 29 percent to 36.8 million revenue passenger miles (RPMs) from the 28.6 million flown a year earlier. The passenger load factor (the percentage of available seats occupied by fare-paying passengers) for the month was 49.6 percent, up from 45.0 percent recorded in March 1991.
 The airline carried 178,355 passengers in March, a 24 percent increase from the 143,746 carried in March 1991. Capacity during the month was 74.2 million available seat miles (ASMs), compared to 63.6 million in March 1991.
 For the three months ended March 31, 1992, revenue passenger miles totaled 100.8 million, a 22 percent increase from the 82.9 million recorded a year earlier. The passenger load factor for the three months ended March 31, 1992 was 48.0 percent, compared to 45.8 percent for 1991.
 Capacity (ASMs) for the three months ended March 31, 1992 increased 16 percent to 209.9 million, up from 181.2 million flown in 1991. The airline carried 492,486 passengers through March 1992, up 18 percent from the 416,659 in 1991.
 Horizon serves 35 cities in five states and Canada.
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 /CONTACT: Greg Witter, 206-431-3799 or J. Ray Vingo, 206-433-3232, both of Alaska Airlines; or Bill Ayer of Horizon Air, 206-241-6757/
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