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November 17th, 2016 |

ALLENTOWN, Pa. Nov. 17, 2016 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces new, nonstop flights to Fort Lauderdale, Florida from the Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE). To celebrate the announcement of new service from Allentown, Allegiant is offering one-way fares on the new route for as low as $69.*

We’re very excited to announce this expansion of new service from the Lehigh Valley, an area that has truly embraced our low-cost, nonstop flights and vacation packages,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant chief operating officer. “We know that local travelers will love these new, nonstop flights to Fort Lauderdale to experience all the region has to offer.”

The new flights begin Feb. 15, 2017 and will operate twice weekly. The nonstop flights will operate between the Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) and the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL). The new flights add to Allegiant’s existing service from Lehigh Valley to three destinations in Florida: Orlando, Tampa / St. Pete and Punta Gorda / Fort Myers as well as seasonal service to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at

“This is an exciting day for LVIA and Allegiant, as this partnership continues to grow through increased air service, passengers enjoying their customer experience and a focus on supporting initiatives such as Make-A-Wish and Wings for Autism within the Lehigh Valley community,” said Charles Everett, executive director, Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority. “It’s been three years since we added to our list of non-stop destinations, with the return of Fort Lauderdale flights being among the most popular requests by passengers at Lehigh Valley International Airport.”

Allegiant offers a unique option to Allentown area travelers with low base fares averaging less than half the cost of domestic round-trip tickets purchased in 2015. With unique savings on rental cars, hotel and activity and attraction tickets, travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less.

*About the introductory one-way fares:

Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way and not available on all flights. Must be purchased by Nov. 21, 2016 for travel between February 15, 2017 and May 16, 2017. Price displayed reflects purchase by debit card; purchase by credit card subject to surcharge not to exceed $8 each way per passenger. See for details. For optional services and baggage fees, please visit Additional restrictions may apply.


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, 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:



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