Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Allegiant moves Idaho Falls service to LGB from LAX

LAS VEGAS – Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT), and its subsidiary low-cost airline, Allegiant Air, LLC, today announced as of October 8 it will move its service between Idaho Falls Regional Airport (IDA) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Long Beach Airport (LGB).

"Southeast Idaho residents will appreciate the simple facility design and easy customer experience at Long Beach Airport," Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant president, said. "We are confident our customers will continue to enjoy Allegiant's popular low-fare, nonstop flights and hotel packages to and from Southern California."

The route will operate twice weekly between Idaho Falls and Long Beach Airport, with service Monday and Friday. Flights will depart Idaho Falls at 2 p.m. arriving in Long Beach at 3:10 p.m. Flights leaving Long Beach will depart at 3:50 p.m. arriving in Idaho Falls at 7 p.m. (all flight times are local). The carrier will utilize a full-size, 150-seat MD-80 jet aircraft on the route. Allegiant began nonstop flights to Las Vegas Nov. 11, 2005, and service to Los Angeles June 3, 2010.

Reservations can be made on the airline's website at www.allegiant.com or by calling the company's travel experts at 702-505-8888.

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