2017 News releases

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Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines secures nearly $1.2 billion in private funding
Owned aircraft will be used as collateral; McGee Air Services attains PSP relief SEATTLE , July 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines has secured nearly $1.2 billion in private loans to further secure its financial stability and future during the COVID-19 recovery period, while balancing the
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
SEATTLE , July 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2020 second quarter financial results on Thursday, July 23, 2020 . A conference call is scheduled at 11:30 a.m. Eastern time / 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces heightened mask enforcement
Guests who refuse to wear face coverings on flights could have future travel suspended SEATTLE , June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For the safety and health of everyone on board its flights, Alaska Airlines announced today that its flight attendants will be able to issue a final notice to any guest who
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds the Embraer 175 jet to state of Alaska flying
Opens opportunities for future new service ANCHORAGE, Alaska , June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines will start flying the Embraer 175 jet aircraft in the state of Alaska starting in October 2020 . The E175, operated by regional partner Horizon Air , will serve select markets in Alaska .
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines expands Next-Level Care safety measures
New flyer health agreement to be required at check-in starting June 30; middle seats blocked and capped cabin seating extended through July 31 SEATTLE , June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today expanded Next-Level Care, the culmination of nearly 100 different measures put in place to
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines offers devoted customers more benefits - in the air and on the ground
New promotions reward loyal guests with quicker ways to earn elite status and more miles SEATTLE , June 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, Alaska Airlines customers and members of the award-winning Mileage Plan have three new promotions to enjoy.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines & partners serve up season's first Copper River salmon to first responders
Trident Seafoods, Ocean Beauty Seafoods, Copper River Marketing Association and Tom Douglas partner to salute local medical professionals SEATTLE , May 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 200 health care workers at Swedish Medical Center – Ballard will be among the first to enjoy the season's first
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports first quarter 2020 results; COVID-19 response
In the news release, Alaska Air Group reports first quarter 2020 results; COVID-19 response, issued 05-May-2020 by Alaska Air Group over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that in the Guests and Employees section, fourth bullet, should read "Any elite-qualifying miles earned between January
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines to require face masks for frontline employees and flyers
SEATTLE , May 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- To align with the Centers for Disease Control ( CDC ) recommendations and to keep employees and guests safe, face masks will be mandatory for guests starting May 11 and for Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air employees who cannot maintain six feet of social
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Cargo begins testing passenger aircraft to fly critical cargo
SEATTLE , April 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Cargo announced it will fly passenger jets as cargo-only flights to carry essential goods like mail, medical equipment, e-commerce packages and food throughout its domestic network. Filling the passenger cabin with cargo will backfill the loss in
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines launches #MillionMealsChallenge to feed families in need
Employees and guests encouraged to support local food banks SEATTLE , April 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and the Alaska Airlines Foundation , an independent 501(c)(3) non-profit, have donated more than 1 million meals to help local food banks across the country support the most
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announce receipt of payroll support program funds under CARES Act
SEATTLE , April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air finalized agreements today with the U.S. Treasury Department and accepted full disbursement of funds through the Payroll Support Program (PSP) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, subject to
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines Foundation grants awarded to address critical community needs
SEATTLE , April 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alaska Airlines Foundation is awarding $315,000 to 23 nonprofits in Alaska , California , Hawaii , Oregon and Washington . These LIFT grants, the first round of 2020, are in response to urgent needs of food insecurity, shelter, remote educational support
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
SEATTLE , April 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its 2020 first quarter financial results on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 . A conference call is scheduled at 11:30 a.m. Eastern time / 8:30 a.m.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announce details of aid expected under the CARES Act
SEATTLE , April 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air agreed to general terms today with the U.S. Treasury regarding their participation in the Payroll Support Program (PSP) under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces schedule reductions and other changes to conserve cash
SEATTLE , March 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced plans to reduce its flight schedule for April and May by approximately 70% following historic and unprecedented falloff in demand related to the COVID-19 outbreak across the U.S. and beyond.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines promotes Brooke Vatheuer to new role of vice president strategic performance at its Seattle hub
SEATTLE , March 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines, Inc.'s board of directors today elected Brooke Vatheuer to the new position of vice president strategic performance – Seattle , where she will lead the airline's growing, hometown hub at Sea-Tac International Airport .
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces daily nonstop service between Seattle and Cincinnati
Southern Ohio city becomes the newest destination for the airline SEATTLE , March 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines celebrates its continuing growth with the announcement of new service to a brand-new destination for the airline: Cincinnati . Daily nonstop service between Seattle-Tacoma
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to webcast presentation at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference
SEATTLE , March 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , today announced it will webcast a presentation by President Ben Minicucci at the J.P. Morgan Aviation , Transportation and Industrials Conference on Tuesday,
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports fourth quarter 2019 and full-year results; raises dividend 7%
SEATTLE , Jan. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Dividend Increase: Announced today a 7% increase in the quarterly dividend, from $0.35 per share to $0.375 per share. This is the seventh time the company has raised the dividend since initiating the quarterly dividend in July 2013 , with a cumulative
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines introduces a new uniform designed to top safety standards
First U.S. airline to receive STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® certification for its Luly Yang custom-designed uniform collection SEATTLE , Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is rolling out its new Luly Yang custom-designed uniform collection certified to STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®, the highest
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines to launch daily nonstop service between Seattle and Monterey, California
SEATTLE , Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today it will begin daily nonstop service between Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and Monterey Regional Airport (MRY) in central California , further solidifying Alaska as the number one airline between the Pacific Northwest and
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports December 2019 and full-year operational results
SEATTLE , Jan. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported December and full-year operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines promotes veteran leaders to focus on creating outstanding guest experiences and continued growth
SEATTLE , Jan. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today the promotion of four highly experienced leaders who will emphasize the importance of providing remarkable guest experiences and creating continued future growth for the company. Effective immediately, Sangita Woerner has been
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines harnesses Northern Lights forecast data for bucket list trip
Making New Year's travel resolutions more affordable through the power of science SEATTLE , Jan. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chasing the Northern Lights is now within reach. Starting Jan. 13 , flyers will have the opportunity to escape to the winter wonderland of Alaska for snowshoeing, cross-country
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce financial results
SEATTLE , Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. , the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2019 financial results on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020 . A conference call is scheduled at 4:30 p.m.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group Chief Financial Officer Brandon Pedersen to Retire; Shane Tackett to Assume CFO Role
SEATTLE , Jan. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group announced today that Brandon Pedersen , Chief Financial Officer since 2010, plans to retire on March 2 . Shane Tackett , currently Alaska's executive vice president of planning and strategy will succeed Pedersen, focusing on execution of the
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports November 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , Dec. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported November operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary You 'Sweater Believe It!': Alaska Airlines makes the holiday a priority
For the third year, guests dressed in fly holiday gear get priority boarding Dec. 20 SEATTLE , Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is spreading holiday cheer by offering guests wearing any kind of holiday sweater priority boarding on Dec. 20 , National Ugly Sweater Day.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports October 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported October operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group announces senior leadership advancements to position Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air for future growth
SEATTLE , Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group announced today three key leadership advancements to position Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air for future growth and success: Ben Minicucci , as president of Alaska , will be responsible for all commercial and operational duties including
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group declares quarterly dividend
SEATTLE , Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Alaska Air Group has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 35 cents per share. The dividend will be paid on Dec. 5, 2019 , to all shareholders of record as of Nov. 19, 2019 . Dividends are financed from operating cash flow and
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines partners with Surfline to offer first-ever fare sale powered by ocean waves
How data is making spontaneous travel more affordable SEATTLE , Nov. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, surfers everywhere will have one more reason to wish for bigger waves. That's when Alaska Airlines will kick-off "Swell Deals," using dynamic data to generate discounts for surfers and
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports third quarter 2019 results
SEATTLE , Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Highlights: Reported net income for the third quarter of 2019 under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $322 million , or $2.60 per diluted share, compared to net income of $217 million , or $1.75 per diluted share in the third
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports September 2019 operational results
  SEATTLE , Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported September and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries
Toggle Summary Ready for LIFT off: Alaska Airlines employees give back with a week of volunteering
Driven by employees, Alaska's LIFT program encompasses airlines' social and environmental impact programs     SEATTLE , Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air announced today the launch of LIFT, the new name for the airlines' social and environmental impact programs.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines' newest painted Pixar-themed aircraft showcases Pixar Pier at Disney California Adventure Park (along with a few well-known faces)
  SEATTLE , Oct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In collaboration with the Disneyland Resort , Alaska Airlines showcased its latest special-edition aircraft livery today that offers a whimsical tribute to Pixar Pier , a reimagined land at Disney California Adventure Park .
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce third quarter 2019 financial results
  SEATTLE , Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group, Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will announce its third quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019 . A conference call is scheduled at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time / 1:30 p.m.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports August 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported August operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines asks guests to help reduce inflight plastic waste through #FillBeforeYouFly
Airline kicks off initiative to plant trees when guests bring their own pre-filled water bottle SEATTLE , Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced its #FillBeforeYouFly initiative to partner with guests and employees to continue reducing the use of single-use plastics
Toggle Summary Ready for kickoff: Alaska Airlines brings back Russell Wilson promotion just in time for football season
SEATTLE , Sept. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ahead of the Sept. 8 home opener, Alaska Airlines is bringing back a popular promotion: guests wearing a Russell Wilson No. 3 jersey will be granted early boarding on all Seattle -departing flights for the duration of the football season.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces new service from San Luis Obispo
Daily nonstop flights will connect Southern California and the Pacific Northwest to San Luis Obispo SEATTLE , Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today it will launch daily nonstop service between San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport and San Diego International Airport on
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to webcast presentation at the Cowen Securities 12th Annual Global Transportation Conference
SEATTLE , Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. , the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries Inc. , will webcast a presentation by Brandon Pedersen , Alaska's executive vice president, finance and chief financial officer, at Cowen's Securities 12th Annual
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines expands West Coast service between Pacific Northwest and California
Eight new routes added with daily, nonstop jet service aimed at leisure and business travel SEATTLE , Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines reaffirms its commitment to the West Coast with new, nonstop service from the Pacific Northwest and the state of Alaska in the north, and from San
Toggle Summary 5,200 Alaska Airlines employees ratify new five-year agreements
SEATTLE , Aug. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 5,200 Alaska Airlines employees represented by the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers voted to ratify two new five-year agreements. The two agreements cover the nearly 4,500 clerical, office and passenger service employees and more
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines announces new service between Paine Field and Spokane
Nonstop route will connect Eastern Washington and Everett with daily roundtrip flight SEATTLE , Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines announced today it will launch daily nonstop service between Spokane International Airport and Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport in Everett on Nov. 4 .
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports July 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported July operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Microsoft executive Kathleen Hogan brings technology and people experience to Alaska Airlines
SEATTLE , Aug. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group announced today the appointment of Kathleen Hogan to the company's board of directors. Hogan is the chief people officer and executive vice president of human resources at Microsoft . At Microsoft , Hogan focuses on making the technology
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group declares quarterly dividend
SEATTLE , Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Alaska Air Group has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 35 cents per share. The dividend will be paid on Sept. 5, 2019 , to all shareholders of record as of Aug. 20, 2019 . Dividends are financed from operating cash flow
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines Foundation grants $260,000 to two dozen nonprofits in Alaska, Washington and Hawaii
ANCHORAGE, Alaska , Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alaska Airlines Foundation is awarding $260,000 to 24 nonprofits in Alaska , Washington and Hawaii . "Our goal has always been to be a committed partner in the communities – we know we're here because of you," said Diana Birkett Rakow , chair of
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports second quarter 2019 results
SEATTLE , July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Financial Highlights: Reported net income for the second quarter of 2019 under Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of $262 million , or $2.11 per diluted share, compared to net income of $193 million , or $1.56 per diluted share in the second
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and aircraft technicians ratify final Transition Agreement in Virgin America merger
SEATTLE , July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines' 900 Airbus and Boeing aircraft technicians, who are represented by the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA), have ratified a Transition Agreement and an Integrated Seniority List.   This ratification vote will combine the Boeing
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports June 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported June and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines and Port of Seattle celebrate grand opening of the first phase of the new North Satellite
Eight new gates, a new flagship Alaska Airlines Lounge represent a major milestone for Sea-Tac Airport and one of the region's fastest-growing companies SEATTLE , July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Alaska Airlines and the Port of Seattle celebrated a milestone of growth and passenger experience
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds more "sun" with expanded wintertime flying to leisure destinations
Increased service to popular vacation spots from greater Seattle and Portland SEATTLE , July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pacific Northwest is filled with long, sunny days right now. But it's time to start planning sun-splashed getaways for when the darker days of winter return.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group to announce second quarter 2019 financial results
SEATTLE , July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc., the parent company of Alaska Airlines Inc. and Horizon Air Industries, Inc. , will announce its second quarter 2019 financial results on Thursday, July 25, 2019 . A conference call is scheduled at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time / 1:30 p.m.
Toggle Summary Award redemptions now available through Aer Lingus, giving Alaska Mileage Plan members more travel options to Europe
Aer Lingus becomes Alaska Airlines' 16th Global Partner to offer award flights, making it easier to reach more than 900 destinations worldwide SEATTLE , June 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members have more ways to experience the sights and sounds of Europe with award
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines gets 'animated' with themed aircraft featuring artwork from Disney and Pixar's Toy Story 4
SEATTLE , June 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ahead of the highly anticipated release of Disney and Pixar's Toy Story 4 on June 21 , Alaska Airlines unveiled a special-edition aircraft today. The Toy Story 4 -themed aircraft, Alaska's second livery to feature Pixar's characters, is decked out with toys
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports May 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , June 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported May operational results on a consolidated basis, for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Airline industry veteran Nathaniel Pieper to join Alaska Airlines
Pieper will serve as senior vice president of fleet, finance and alliances SEATTLE , June 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced that Nathaniel Pieper will join the company Aug. 1 as senior vice president of fleet, finance and alliances.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines promotes Andy Schneider to senior vice president of people; Horizon Air promotes Matt Prainito to vice president of station and inflight operations
SEATTLE , June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air continue to grow, two talented executives with broad and deep experience at Alaska Air Group have been promoted to key roles to continue building a company culture that puts people, both our guests and our employees, first.
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines adds a top requested destination from Paine Field
SEATTLE , June 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- It's the place Alaska Airlines' guests said they want to fly to the most from Everett : Palm Springs. So Alaska is making it happen. The Alaska Airlines Blog has all the details, including the flight times, when the service begins and a quick check of
Toggle Summary Alaska Airlines captures number one ranking for 12th consecutive year among Traditional Carriers in the J.D. Power 2019 North America Airline Satisfaction Study
Flyers rate Alaska highest in nearly all key categories, including cost & fees and flight crew SEATTLE , May 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 12 th year in a row, Alaska Airlines is recognized as the highest ranked airline in customer satisfaction among traditional carriers in the J.D.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Cargo brings the season's first wild Copper River salmon to Seattle
SEATTLE , May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- About 18,000 pounds of fresh Copper River salmon arrived on a fish-filled Alaska Airlines plane touching down at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport shortly after 6:30 a.m. Today officially marks the start of the salmon season that is anticipated by seafood
Toggle Summary EL AL Israel Airlines & Alaska Airlines celebrate expanded global partnership
With the inaugural EL AL flight between Tel Aviv and San Francisco, EL AL and Alaska Airlines signed an expanded global partnership allowing their members to more easily connect and earn miles TEL AVIV , Israel and SEATTLE , May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- EL AL Israel Airlines and Alaska Airlines
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group reports April 2019 operational results
SEATTLE , May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Air Group Inc. today reported April operational results on a consolidated basis for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc.
Toggle Summary Alaska Air Group declares quarterly dividend
SEATTLE , May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Alaska Air Group has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 35 cents per share. The dividend will be paid on June 6, 2019 , to all shareholders of record as of May 21, 2019 . Dividends are financed from operating cash flow and cash on