|Allegiant Announces Nonstop, Low-Cost Travel between Youngstown and Punta Gorda with $89.99* Introductory One-Way Fares|
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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio. July 30, 2013 - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) announces today new, nonstop jet service between Youngstown, Ohio, and Southwest Florida via Punta Gorda Airport, beginning October 30. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will introduce the new service with fares as low as $89.99* one way.
"We are pleased to add the beaches of Southwest Florida as another affordable, convenient destination option for Youngstown residents," said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President. "Our vacation packages and nonstop service to Myrtle Beach, Orlando and the Tampa Bay area have been very popular with residents. We are confident the community will appreciate the convenience of flying nonstop to Punta Gorda and the value of bundling their air, hotel and car rental reservation together."
The new flights will operate twice weekly between Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport (YNG) and Punta Gorda Airport (PGD) beginning Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013. Punta Gorda becomes Allegiant's fourth nonstop destination from Youngstown. Flight days and times can be found at allegiant.com.
"We are very excited about the addition of service from Youngstown to Punta Gorda and are extremely grateful to Allegiant to be in a position to grow our service along with Allegiant's business plan," said Dan Dickten, Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport director of aviation.
Catering perfectly to a personal, romantic or family getaway, the Southwest Florida Coast destination features exquisite beach-front dining, exotic wildlife and a wide variety of recreation in the warm, pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Punta Gorda Airport is centrally located midway between the white-sand beaches of Fort Myers shore and Sarasota's tropical island communities. Allegiant partners with many 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. Youngstown travelers can book their entire Southwest Florida vacation for less by visiting allegiant.com.
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