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Horizon Air Resumes Seasonal Nonstop Service to Sun Valley From OAK

Horizon Air Resumes Seasonal Nonstop Service to Sun Valley From OAK

Press Releases
December 16th, 2004

OAKLAND, CA - Back by popular demand, Horizon Air today resumes its daily nonstop service between San Francisco Bay Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Friedman Memorial Airport (SUN) in Hailey, Idaho, just 20 minutes from the famous Sun Valley Resort.

This seasonal service operates through April 3, 2005 to the world-class Sun Valley ski resort that offers 4,000 acres with 75 runs and 19 lifts.

"This popular ski destination is served only through the San Francisco Bay Area's most popular airport, Oakland International," said Director of Aviation Steven Grossman. "Skiers who want a change of scenery will find the short flight time of two hours and 10 minutes attractive for a quick getaway."

Flights depart OAK at 7:25 p.m. arriving SUN at 10:20 p.m. Return flights depart SUN at 5:45 p.m. arriving OAK at 6:45 p.m.

Horizon operates 70-seat, Bombardier Q400 high-speed turboprops for the SUN service.

For reservations and ski vacation packages information, visit horizonair.com, call Horizon Air at 1.800.547.9308 or Alaska Airlines Vacations at 1.800.468.2248, or contact your travel professional. For information on Sun Valley Resort, call 800-786-8259 or visit sunvalley.com.

OAK offers over 200 flights a day on 12 domestic and international carriers to 39 nonstop destinations, including Atlanta, Boston, the Hawaiian Islands, New York, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Mexico and seasonal service to the Azores (Portugal), Costa Rica and Sun Valley, Idaho. OAK served 13.5 million passengers in 2003 and expects to serve 14 million passengers by year-end 2004. Visit oaklandairport.com for more information.