The good, the bad and the ugly of PFD airfare deals

The good, the bad and the ugly of PFD airfare deals

Alaskans have grown up with the Permanent Fund dividend — and with the travel deals that accompany the annual payout. This year is no different, other than the PFD checks are distributed a couple of weeks early. The big bargains are coming from Alaska Airlines. But this year, for the first time, Delta is rolling out discounts from all three of its year-round Alaska gateways: Anchorage, Fairbanks and Juneau. Delta offers flights from Juneau only on Saturdays and Sundays through …