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ALLEGIANT LAUNCHES NEW ROUTE TO DESTIN / FORT WALTON BEACH WITH FARES AS LOW AS $69

ALLEGIANT LAUNCHES NEW ROUTE TO DESTIN / FORT WALTON BEACH WITH FARES AS LOW AS $69

PITTSBURGHAllegiant today launches a new route to Destin / Fort Walton Beach, Florida from Pittsburgh just in time for the summer travel season. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, is offering one-way fares on the new route for as low as $69.*
 
“We’re very excited to begin new service to Destin today, adding to our continued growth in Pittsburgh,” said Lukas Johnson, Allegiant senior vice president of commercial. “We’re sure that local travelers will enjoy having the opportunity to conveniently get away to the Emerald Coast with our ultra-low fares.”
 
The new seasonal flights will operate twice weekly between Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) and Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS). The flights will provide Pittsburgh-area travelers with their only nonstop flight option to northwest Florida. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
 
“Destin, Florida marks the tenth nonstop destination for Allegiant from Pittsburgh International Airport since the airline began service in 2015,” Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald said. “We’re thrilled that Allegiant has played a part in the airport’s recent passenger growth and air service success, and to see the airline supporting our region’s thriving economy by offering more options to travelers.”
 
“Allegiant’s continued expansion adds to the growing nonstop service available to top leisure markets from Pittsburgh International,” Allegheny County Airport Authority CEO Christina Cassotis said. “We are encouraged by these new flights and associated jobs that indicate confidence in our market and enthusiasm by our community. We’re pleased to partner with Allegiant in launching new nonstop service to the Florida Gulf Coast.”
 
The new route to Destin / Fort Walton Beach is the tenth route served out of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh International Airport became a base of operations for Allegiant in December of 2015.
 
Allegiant offers a unique option to travelers with low base fares and savings on rental cars, hotels and activity and attraction tickets. Travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less. ‚Äč
 
*About the introductory one-way fares:
Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by June 3, 2017 for travel between June 3, 2017 and July 29, 2017. See Allegiant.com for details. For optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com. Additional restrictions may apply.
 
Allegiant ®
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/iiFa303wrtF.
 
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