• Allegiant Adds Nonstop Flights from Ford Airport to New Orleans, Jacksonville

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    June 21, 2019

    ALLEGIANT ANNOUNCES NEW NONSTOP SERVICE TO TWO NEW CITIES WITH FARES AS LOW AS $59* 
      
    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. June 18, 2019 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces service from Grand Rapids to two new cities: Jacksonville, Florida and New Orleans. To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $59.* 
     
    “We’re excited to add two more exciting destinations to our service in Grand Rapids with these two new cities—Jacksonville and New Orleans,” said Drew Wells, Allegiant vice president of planning and revenue. “We’re certain that area travelers will love having a convenient, affordable option to get away to enjoy sunny Jacksonville or the vibrant culture of New Orleans.” 
     
    New seasonal service from Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) includes:  
    1. New Orleans, Louisiana via Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) – beginning October 3, 2019 with fares as low as $59.*
    2. Jacksonville, Florida via Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) – beginning October 4, 2019 with fares as low as $59.* 
     
    These new routes will operate twice weekly. With the addition of these new routes, Allegiant will now serve 11 cities from Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR). Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com. 
     
    “Allegiant is not just a vested partner in providing air service in western Michigan, but the company has shown its dedication to our community by establishing a base here earlier this month,” said Brian Picardat, Gerald R. Ford International Airport Interim President & CEO. “Allegiant has created over 60 jobs, they have now added their 10th and 11th routes out of the Ford Airport, and they continue to provide an affordable, fun travel experience to new and popular destinations.” 
     
    Allegiant offers a unique option to Grand Rapids-area travelers with low base fares and savings on rental cars and hotels. Travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.  
     
    *About the introductory one-way fares: Seats and dates are limited and fares are not available on all flights. Flights must be purchased by June 19, 2019 for travel by February 11, 2020. Price displayed includes taxes, carrier charges & government fees. Fare rules, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice. Optional baggage charges and additional restrictions may apply. For more details, optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com. 
     
    Allegiant® Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers 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 and rental cars. 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 400 routes across the country with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic round-trip ticket. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/ToZT30iauev.  
     
    Contact:
    Tara Hernandez, Communications & Marketing Manager
    (616) 233-6000

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