Happy Birthday, Alaska

The state of Alaska turns 50 today and to celebrate Alaska Airlines has announced the winner of its “Paint a Plane” contest.


Sitka high school student Hannah Hamberg won the airline’s “Paint the Plane” contest with the above artwork, which will soon be seen on an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-400.   The design includes a musher, a dog sled and other state icons.

In addition to getting her artwork on the plane, Hamberg, along with finalists from each grade level, won a trip to Disneyland Resort.  You can see the artwork of all the finalists in the “Paint the Plane” contest on-line.

Which one would you have voted for?


One thought on “Happy Birthday, Alaska

  1. Great livery, interesting design, Alaska and Frontier have always been my favorite airlines from this point of view…

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