Allegiant Takes Off With New Nonstop Flights To Los Angeles And A Free Flight Giveaway – 6/28/16
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. June 28, 2016 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces new, nonstop flights from Albuquerque, New Mexico to Los Angeles via the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). In conjunction with the new routes that will launch just in time for the holiday travel season, the company is celebrating with a “Christmas in July” Facebook sweepstakes to give away seats on the route’s inaugural flight.* Allegiant is offering one-way fares on the route for as low as $35.**
“We’re very excited to add to Allegiant’s new service in Albuquerque,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant chief operating officer. “We’re sure that travelers will enjoy our brand of convenient, low-cost, nonstop travel to visit Southern California.”
The year-round flights will operate twice weekly and will fly nonstop between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) beginning Oct. 6, 2016. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
Additionally, Allegiant today launches its “Christmas in July” sweepstakes to provide 12 lucky winners with seats on the inaugural flight from Albuquerque to Los Angeles for themselves and a guest. Local travelers who would like to enter to win can do so on Allegiant’s Facebook page at Facebook.com/Allegiant. The “Christmas in July” sweepstakes is part of Allegiant’s ongoing $1 Million Summer, a promotion in which the company is giving away $1 million in airfare throughout the summer. For more information on Allegiant’s $1 Million Summer, visit Allegiantair.com/blog/million.
“We are thrilled to be adding additional service so soon after our initial launch,” said Aviation Director Jim Hinde. “This new service to Los Angeles is a testament to Allegiant’s commitment to Albuquerque and the desire for low fares on the part of our customers. We will continue to work toward a long-term partnership and additional destinations in the future.”
The new service provides Albuquerque travelers with their only ultra-low cost nonstop option to Los Angeles and will add to the existing service Allegiant provides from Albuquerque to Las Vegas and Austin, Texas.
Allegiant offers a unique option to Albuquerque travelers with low base fares averaging less than half the cost of domestic round-trip tickets purchased in 2015. With unique savings on rental cars, hotel and activity and attraction tickets, travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.
*About the free flight sweepstakes:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and residents of any Canadian province not including Québec, 18 and older. Void elsewhere and where prohibited. Sweepstakes ends July 9, 2016. Subject to complete Official Rules at http://gofly.us/cfDZ301C0qj.
**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 July 1, 2016 for travel by Feb. 14, 2017. 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.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The airline offers industry-low fares on an all-jet fleet while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars and attraction tickets. All can be purchased only through the company website, Allegiant.com. Beginning with one aircraft and one route in 1999, the company has grown to over 80 aircraft and more than 300 routes across the country with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic roundtrip ticket. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/YFuyb.
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