Alaska Airlines kicks off football season with Russell Wilson promotion

Alaska Airlines has announced that, with the beginning of football season, it has brought back its popular Russell Wilson promotion, the company said.

For the duration of the football season, all guests wearing a Russell Wilson No. 3 jersey will be granted early boarding on all flights departing Seattle.

Alaska Airlines said that offering pre-boarding for guests sporting their No. 3 jerseys is just one way the company celebrates its hometown quarterback.

As Alaska Airlines´ Chief Football Officer, Wilson is committed to a multi-year partnership with the airline to build a strong local community. Wilson works with the airline to support youth charities and education programs.

Alaska Airlines and its regional partners fly 46 million guests a year to more than 115 destinations with an average of 1,200 daily flights across the United States and to Mexico, Canada and Costa Rica.