The first official flight of the newest a/c in AS's fleet flew between SEA and SAN today.
The announcement says the plane will be
Configured with 165 seats in the main cabin and 16 seats in first class, Alaska's new 737-900ERs will fly transcontinental routes between the west and east coasts and to the Hawaiian Islands.
Alaska is scheduled to add three more 737-900ERs to its fleet by the end of 2012 and nine more -900ERs in 2013.
There will be (as of now) a total of 38 of the aircraft delivered through 2017.
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