Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines and Seattle-based Alaska Airlines have announced the impending dissolution of their codeshare relationship, effective April 30, 2017. The Dec. 19 announcement comes after years of competition between the two carriers over routes served out of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The announcement also set off a marketing blitz by both airlines touting enhanced customer benefits newly applied to each airline’s frequent flier program. From May 1, 2017, ...

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