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Alaska Airlines Unveils A Bigger, More Spacious Jet Is Says Is The Most Fuel-Efficient Carrier In Its Fleet

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By Paul Johnson

Seattle, Washington (CNN) - Alaska Airlines unveils its newest aircraft.
It's a 7-3-7-9-hundred E-R.
Officials say it's designed to carry more passengers- more efficiently.
It features bigger seats, larger overhead bins and mood lighting.
Alaska Airlines say the jet is bigger, flies farther and is the most fuel-efficient aircraft in its fleet.
The first flight took off Thursday from Seattle's Sea-Tac Airport to San Diego.
The airline is scheduled to take delivery on 38 more of the new 737's through 2017.


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