Ravn Alaska began service to and from Anchorage, and the communities of King Salmon and Dillingham, on February 14, 2018.
Ravn Alaska has two scheduled round-trip flights daily Monday through Friday and one roundtrip flight on Saturday and Sunday.
The first passengers arrived in Anchorage on Flight 940, where Ravn President and CEO Dave Pflieger greeted them with flowers in honor of Valentine’s Day. Ravn’s Chief Commercial Officer Derek Shanks and other management team members joined the first flight, from Anchorage to the region, and back.
Ravn will be operating the Bombardier Dash-8 aircraft to King Salmon and Dillingham, and it will be configured for 29 passengers. The airline also allows each passenger two checked bags, weighing up to 50 pounds apiece.
“We are pleased to service these two Alaska communities, and look forward to providing greater reliability, as well as competition on these routes,” said Dave Pflieger, President and CEO, Ravn Alaska. “Ravn Alaska flies to more than 100 communities in the state, providing essential transportation and cargo service to many rural villages.”