ALLEGIANT CELEBRATES INAUGURAL FLIGHT FROM HARRISBURG TO TAMPA / ST. PETE
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ALLEGIANT CELEBRATES INAUGURAL FLIGHT FROM
HARRISBURG TO TAMPA / ST. PETE
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HARRISBURG, Penn. Nov. 2, 2012 - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today celebrates new, nonstop jet service between Harrisburg and Tampa / St. Pete via St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will offer fares as low as $57* one way between the two cities.
"We are pleased to bring new, affordable and convenient travel options to Harrisburg," said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President. "We are confident area residents will appreciate the convenience of flying nonstop to this world class vacation destination and the value of bundling their air, hotel and car rental reservation together."
The new flights will operate twice weekly between Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) and Tampa / St. Pete via St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport (PIE) carrying as many as 150 passengers on each flight. For flight schedules and reservations please visit allegiant.com.
"We are certainly very excited to welcome Allegiant to the south central Pennsylvania region," said Timothy J. Edwards, Executive Director. "The Tampa Bay region is one of the most popular Florida destinations for travelers throughout our area. Nonstop service to Tampa Bay has been at the top of our region's request list for years."
With an average 361 days of sunshine each year, the Tampa Bay and St. Petersburg-Clearwater areas are the perfect escape for Northern travelers. Allegiant partners with more than 20 of the area's most exciting hotel properties, provides low-cost car rental service through its partnership with Alamo Rent a Car, and offers great deals on activities such as dinner and ocean exploration cruises. Harrisburg travelers can book their entire Tampa / St. Pete vacation for less by visiting allegiant.com.
About the $57 one-way fares:
Seats are limited. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Must be purchased for travel by April 16, 2013. For baggage fees, please visit allegiant.com. 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. Through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, the company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline, and offers other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets through its website, allegiant.com. The company was ranked 14thin the 2012 Forbes' Best Small Companies list. Allegiant was also recently named one of FORTUNE magazine's "100 Fastest-Growing Companies" for the second consecutive year.
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