Alaska Airlines Leaks Cincinnati Airport's "Mystery Airline" Announcement

Tomorrow, Cincinnati Airport will be having a “mystery airline announcement”.

Not Anymore.


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The “mystery airline” is Alaska Airlines which will launch a daily nonstop service from Seattle-Tacoma to Cincinnati beginning August 18, 2020, on the 737-800.

Thanks to Alaska Airlines deciding to already load the flight in its system before Cincinnati Airport’s announcement, they leaked it


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An Attack On Delta Air Lines:

Just last Saturday, Delta added two new routes from Seattle: Delta Defends Against AA/AS - Adds New Seattle to Dallas/Ft. Worth Route in addition to Seattle to Columbus.

Both of these routes are currently served by Alaska Airlines.

Currently, Delta has a focus city in Cincinnati with year-round flights to Seattle, meaning they’ll compete with Alaska Airlines’ new flight.

With Alaska launching a direct flight from its hub to a Delta focus city, this is likely in retaliation to Delta launching Seattle to Dallas/Fort Worth and Columbus.


Not sure if anyone here’s from Cincinnati, but congrats on the new airline.

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Fight! Fight! Fight! Fight! Fight! Fight!

Jk, lol. This is cool. Another Alaska route to fly! Seems like all airlines are fighting about KSEA, lol.

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Hmm, CVG has been having a terrible time as Delta began leaving. Alaska coming in with a pretty smart move!

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And here’s the official announcement

Cheeky move by Alaska Air.

I agree, Alaska saw the opportunity and took it. Hope it works out well for them!

And Alaska has closed reservation for the route.

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