May 13, 2014
/PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Alaska Air Group has approved a quarterly cash dividend of
per share to all shareholders of record as of
. The dividend will be paid on
The record and payment dates have been amended by consent action by the board from the original dates announced previously to meet NYSE requirements.
Air Group began paying a quarterly dividend of
per share in
, the first time since 1992 that the company had paid a dividend. It was increased to
per share this past February. The dividends are financed from operating cash flow and existing cash on hand.
Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves nearly 100 cities through an expansive network in
, the Lower 48,
. For reservations, visit
. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines Newsroom at
SOURCE Alaska Air Group