FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 17, 2015

Allegiant Launches 3 New Nonstop Flights to Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport

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Mesa, Ariz. Dec. 17, 2015 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) this week celebrates the start of new low-cost, nonstop flights to Phoenix from Fresno, California, Memphis, Tennessee and Des Moines, Iowa. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, is offering one-way fares to Phoenix as low as $49.*


“We’re excited to launch these new flights to the Phoenix area, giving these three communities a new ultra-low-cost and convenient opportunity to visit the Valley of the Sun,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant Travel Company senior vice president of planning. “We’re confident that local travelers will take advantage of this new service, launching just in time for a warm winter escape and we look forward to bringing even more visitors and economic growth to the area.”

New year-round routes launching to Phoenix / Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA) include:

  1. Fresno, California – Dec. 17, 2015 with fares as low as $49*

  2. Memphis, Tennessee – Dec. 17, 2015 with fares as low as $65*

  3. Des Moines, Iowa – Dec. 18, 2015 with fares as low as $114*

The new flights will operate twice weekly and expand on the service Allegiant currently operates to Phoenix / Mesa Gateway Airport (AZA). The new flights will bring over 100,000 additional visitors each year to the Phoenix area. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at

"We're deeply proud of our partnership with Allegiant and are thrilled that Allegiant continues adding flights to great American cities like Memphis, Fresno and Des Moines" said Jane Morris, executive director of Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. "We look forward to welcoming more travelers to our beautiful state, and we’re excited for Arizona residents to experience the sights and sounds of these great cities.”

Allegiant’s innovative business model has allowed it to grow from one plane and one route to offering access to low-cost flights in over 100 cities nationwide, more than any other domestic low-cost carrier. Allegiant passengers can enjoy unique savings by bundling their air, hotel, car and even activity and attraction reservations together for less.

*About the promotional 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 December 21, 2015 for travel by April 30, 2016. Price displayed reflects purchase by debit card; purchase by credit card subject to surcharge not to exceed $8 each way per passenger. See for details. Additional restrictions may apply.

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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, 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:


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