When you arrive at the gate, look for food and drink options near the gate area. The Ak Airlines Flight status gate is usually located at a small airport terminal and there will be snacks and drinks available at the gate. If you need to buy food or drinks before you board, you should be able to do this at the gate. If you need to buy this type of food before your flight, consider taking a snack or drink with you. If youre flying Alaska Airlines, you can bring items like bottled water, apples, granola bars, and pretzels on board. Food and beverages that meet these guidelines must be placed in an approved beverage holder.