Editorial Calendar

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 FEATURED IN EACH MONTHLY ISSUE  

INSIDE ALASKA AIRLINES

WHAT’S NEW-The latest Alaska Airlines events accomplishments and accolades.

PEOPLE BEHIND THE SPIRIT-Profiles of Alaska Airlines “Legends of Customer Service”.

MERGER BUZZ-Updates about the Alaska Airlines/Virgin America merger.

CREW TIPS-Alaska Airlines employees reveal their takes on traveling like a pro.

AIRLINE 101—A behind-the-scenes look at Alaska Airlines.

OLD-SCHOOL—Lighthearted celebrations of Alaska Airlines’ rich 85-year history.

ON POINT

FRESH TAKES—Guest chefs speak their mind on the dynamic intersection of food and travel.

VIEW—Exploring art and entertainment scenes, up-and-coming artists, musicians and cultural trend setters.

SAVVY TRAVELER—Travel consultant and frequent flyer Johnny Jet offers spot-on travel advice.

MILES MASTER—Loyalty programs expert Scott Mackenzie helps flyers get the most rewards and experiences from their Mileage Plan memberships.

THE FEED

A rotating series of short takes on travel, lifestyle and trending culture:

IN THE MIX—Arts and cultural events throughout the Alaska Airlines route system.

IN FOCUS—Profiles of innovators and thought shapers.

#WEEKENDWANDERER—Three-day trips brought to life with eye-catching images and clever travel ideas.

WHEN IN …—Local gems, trends and happenings to explore while in a favorite city.

OUT & ABOUT—Exploring a city in two ways: urban tours and hiking excursions just outside of town.

PLATES & POURS—Getting to know a destination through its food and beverages.

LIKES—Favorite adventures, beaches, food, short getaways, shopping and much more.

LOOKS—Fashionable clothing and functional gear for travelers.

 

FINDS—News, trends, apps and accessories.

IN PLAY—Sports, athletes and sporting events.

FIT—Health tips and fitness recommendations for everyday flyers.

ISLAND ESCAPES—An insider’s look at the Hawaiian Islands to make your next visit memorable.

WHEELS—Autos update

PERSONALITY PROFILE

In-depth profiles of West Coast personalities including actors, musicians, athletes and prominent business leaders who are grounded in the authentic, caring and sometimes unconventional attitudes characteristic of the West Coast.

NEAR & FAR

A focus on domestic and international travel destinations chock-full of suggestions for what to see and do, helping readers “travel like a local.”

DISTINCTIVE DESTINATIONS & TOPICS

A variety of travel destinations and other topics guaranteed to inspire and inform curious travelers.

HERE & NOWEvery monthly issue


Celebrating the intriguing character of the hometown areas of Alaska Airlines: Seattle and Portland, as well as cities in Alaska and California, where favorite foods, music, excursions and daily adventures will be highlighted and explored.

FLYER GUIDE

Valuable information about the Alaska Airlines in flight experience including alaskaair.com, airport services, Alaska’s fleet, beverage offerings, inflight entertainment, Mileage Plan, global partners, airport maps and more than 110 destinations served by Alaska Airlines and its regional partners.

ACTIVITIES

Games—In addition to a crossword puzzle, the Games section includes Sudoku and brain-teasing content.

#iFlyAlaska—The final editorial page in the magazine focuses on a single photo or a montage of photos drawn from the #iFlyAlaska hashtag.

 2017 EDITORIAL HIGHLIGHTS

JANUARY
Houston, TX
Key West, FL
Cuba
The Tropics
Business Travel Tips
Hawai’i Chefs
Ad Close Date: Nov 15

FEBRUARY
New Orleans, LA
NYC Central Park
Phoenix, AZ
Santa Barbara, CA
Inland NW
Romantic Hawai’i
Ad Close Date: Dec 15

MARCH
Orlando, FL
San Antonio, TX
San Jose, CA
Baja Sur, Mexico
Second-Home Getaways
Explore California
Hawaiian Culture
Portland Timbers
Alaska Beer Pioneers
Ad Close Date: Jan 13

APRIL
Anchorage, AK
Edmonton, AB
Las Vegas, NV
San Diego, CA
St. Louis, MO
Washington, D.C.
National Parks
Family Time in the Islands
Ad Close Date: Feb 15

MAY
Bend, OR
Minneapolis, MN
Philadelphia, PA
Vancouver, BC
Explore Seattle
Health & Wellness Hawaii
Ad Close Date: Mar 15

JUNE
Alburquerque, NM
Denver, CO
Ketchikan, AK
Los Angeles, CA
Nashville, TN
Spotlight on Washington
Visiting Portland
Ad Close Date: Apr 14

JULY
Anchorage, AK
Charlston, SC
Detroit, MI
Mileage Plan Partner Guide
Alaska, the Frontier State
Ad Close Date: May 15

AUGUST
Chicago, IL
San Francisco Bay Area
Oregon Revealed
Ad Close Date: Jun 15

SEPTEMBER
Boston, MA
West Coast Wine
Education
Hawai’i Festivals
Ad Close Date: Jul 14

OCTOBER
California
Western Home Architecture & Design
Honolulu, HI
Portland Pursuits
Ad Close Date: Aug 15

NOVEMBER
Austin, TX
Palm Springs, CA
Winter Sports
Hawai’i’s Aquatic Play Land
Ad Close Date: Sept 15

DECEMBER
New York City, NY
Philanthropy: Giving Back
NW Getaways
Shopping Hawai’i
Ad Close Date: Oct 13