Allegiant Lands In Albuquerque With 2 New Routes – 3/8/16
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. Mar. 8, 2016 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces new, nonstop flights from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Las Vegas and Austin. In conjunction with the new route announcement, Allegiant also kicks off the upcoming summer travel season with a “$1 Million Summer” campaign, pledging to give away $1 million in airfare now through the end of summer. As part of this campaign, the first 22 travelers to book their flights on the new route will receive a refund for their round-trip airfare.*
“Allegiant is very excited to add Albuquerque to our network and to give local travelers an ultra-low-cost option to visit Las Vegas and Austin,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant chief operating officer. “These new nonstop flights will begin just in time for Albuquerque travelers to plan their low-cost summer getaways.”
Nonstop year-round service from Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) to:
Las Vegas – begins June 2, 2016 with fares as low as $29**
Austin, Texas – begins June 2, 2016 with fares as low as $29**
The nonstop, year-round flights will each operate twice weekly between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) to McCarran International Airport (LAS) and Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS). Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
“It has been my goal as Mayor to expand Albuquerque’s connectivity to business and leisure destinations,” said Albuquerque Mayor Richard Berry. “Allegiant is another great partner as they provide low-cost flight options to Austin and Las Vegas. We are pleased that they have joined our team and we look forward to their success in Albuquerque.”
Allegiant offers a unique travel option to Albuquerque travelers. Focusing on low-cost leisure travel, the company provides customers with low base fares averaging nearly half of the cost of the average domestic round-trip fare. Allegiant’s innovative business model has allowed the company to grow from one aircraft and one route just over a decade ago, to providing convenient, affordable service in over 100 communities nationwide.
*Allegiant Announcement Day Refund Eligibility
ELIGIBILITY: EMPLOYEES (AND THEIR IMMEDIATE FAMILIES) OF ALLEGIANT TRAVEL, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, VENDORS, MEDIA PARTNERS, ADVERTISING AGENCIES, TRAVEL AGENTS AND EMPLOYEES OF ASSOCIATED AIRPORTS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY.
The first 22 seats purchased on each of the 22 newly announced routes will be refunded based on timestamp of seat purchase. Limit one (1) refund per person. Purchases made through the Allegiant.com website or through the Allegiant Travel Center to be eligible for refund.
Twenty-two (22) refunds per new route:
- Full refund of customer’s airfare itinerary, including airfare and airfare-related ancillary fees.
- Government fees and taxes will not be refunded.
- ELIGIBLE ROUTES: CAK-SFB, STS-LAS, MDT-MYR, ICT-SFB, LCK-JAX, FLL-VPS, STS-IWA, TUL-MSY, OKC-VPS, AVL-JAX, BLV-JAX, ELP-SFB, MEM-VPS, TYS-VPS, ABQ-AUS, ABQ-LAS, EVV-SFB, IND-JAX, MEM-LAX, TOL-MYR, RNO-LAX, SWF-MYR
Refund recipients will be notified within 48 hours of their refund. Actual refund may take 7 – 10 business days to process.
**About the introductory one-way fares:
Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Must be purchased by March 14, 2016 for travel by Nov. 6, 2016. Price displayed reflects purchase by debit card; purchase by credit card subject to surcharge not to exceed $8 each way per passenger. See Allegiant.com for details. For optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com. Additional restrictions may apply. Offer valid through March 30, 2016.
Allegiant, Travel is our deal.®
Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets. All can be purchased through the company website, Allegiant.com. The company has been named one of America’s 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for five consecutive years. In 2014, AVIATION WEEK ranked Allegiant the Top-Performing Airline in North America for the third consecutive year. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/YFuyb.
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