It may be warm and gorgeous out now, but soon we will be in the rainy, cloudy season. Soon you will be yearning to see the sun. Think of Tucson with the Saguaro National Monument, the Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum, golf courses and resorts with swimming pools. Think of dude ranches. And now getting to Tucson, Arizona is so much easier!
New nonstop service between Tucson and Portland, Oregon on Alaska starts November. 1. Alaska's schedule shows a daily incoming flight arriving at 1:05 p.m. with the outbound at 1:35 p.m. Fares start at $129 each way. Tickets are on sale now at AlaskaAir.com. Alaska Airlines is the first airline to offer a new destination that qualifies for the Tucson Airport Authority's Air Service Incentive Program, which provides marketing incentives and landing fee waivers. flytucson.com