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For Immediate Release:
Allegiant Announces New Nonstop Service Between Hagerstown and Tampa Bay
Manager Washington County James Jenkins 240-313-2384 email@example.com
Company offers introductory one-way fares as low as $65
Hagerstown, Md. (November 12, 2014) - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT), known for its affordable and convenient travel deals, today announces new, non-stop jet service between Hagerstown and Tampa Bay beginning Feb. 27, 2015. In celebration of the new service, the company is offering introductory fares as low as $65* one way.
“We are pleased to expand our service in Hagerstown and provide local travelers low-cost, nonstop service to Tampa Bay,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant Travel Company senior vice president of planning. “Tampa is one of Allegiant’s prime leisure destinations, and we are excited to offer the community the opportunity to conveniently and affordably bundle their air, hotel and car rental reservation together through Allegiant.com.”
The new service will operate twice weekly between Hagerstown Regional Airport (HGR) and St. Pete / Clearwater International Airport (PIE). Hagerstown travelers can save even more when they book air, hotel, car and attraction reservations together through Allegiant. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
“The additional service is confirmation that the relationship between Allegiant and Hagerstown Regional Airport is strong,” said Phil Ridenour, airport director. “This new destination will allow HGR greater flexibility in meeting our customers’ leisure travel needs.”
In 2014, Allegiant has announced 34 new routes and inaugurated five additional routes that were announced in 2013. With these announced routes, Allegiant will link 86 originating cities to 14 world-class leisure destinations, through a total of 249 routes across 100 cities.
For a limited time, travelers can save even more by using the promo code WELCOME40** to get an extra $40 off an air+hotel Tampa Bay vacation package with a minimum four-night stay.
*About the $65 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. 13, 2014 for travel by May 5, 2015. Price reflects debit card discount; credit card price higher. For optional services and baggage fees, please visit Allegiant.com. Additional restrictions may apply.
**About the WELCOME40 promo code:
The $40 off air+hotel package is valid for new round-trip reservations between Hagerstown Regional Airport (HGR) and St. Pete / Clearwater International Airport (PIE) with at least four (4) consecutive Tampa Bay hotel nights on the same reservation. To receive the discount, enter promo code WELCOME40 in the shopping cart at Allegiant.com. Must be purchased by Nov. 13, 2014 for travel by May 5, 2015. This promo code cannot be combined with a Debit Card discount. Additional restrictions may apply.
For additional information, contact Public Relations and Community Affairs Manager James Jenkins at 240-313-2384.
About Hagerstown Regional Airport
Hagerstown Regional Airport (HGR), a financially self-supporting airport complex managed by Washington County, is home to a variety of businesses that provide travel services to the general public and airside services to the general aviation community. The 400-acre facility includes a secured perimeter, an air traffic control tower, state-of-the-art navigational aids, and the second-longest public runway in the State of Maryland. Sun Air Express provides passenger service to Dulles International Airport (IAD) and Allegiant provides passenger service to Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB). Visit flyhagerstown.com for more information.
About Washington County, Maryland Government
Washington County, Maryland Government strives to fulfill its duty to the citizens of Washington County with regard to operational efficiency, fiscal responsibility, and responsiveness to the needs of the community. This vision is used to ably assist the Board of County Commissioners of Washington County in achieving goals for moving the County forward as present needs and future plans are addressed.
According to the Maryland Department of Legislative Services, the Washington County General Fund has one of the lowest costs per capita for services provided of all 23 counties and Baltimore City. This is attributed to the efficiency, staffing levels, and cost containment exhibited in Washington County Government operations. Visit washco-md.net for more information.
Allegiant, Travel is our deal.®
Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets. All can be purchased through the company website, Allegiant.com. The company has been named one of America’s 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for five consecutive years. In 2014, AVIATION WEEK ranked Allegiant the Top-Performing Airline in North America for the third consecutive year. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/COzUZ.
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