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Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly versionPDF versionPDF version ALLEGIANT CELEBRATES NEW NONSTOP SERVICE BETWEEN DES MOINES AND PUNTA GORDA COMPANY OFFERS INTRODUCTORY ONE-WAY FARES AS LOW AS $95* FOR DOWNLOADABLE BROADCAST QUALITY VIDEO VISIT: ·Allegiant Punta Gorda B-Roll footage DES MOINES, Iowa. Dec. 19, 2013 - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today celebrates new nonstop jet service between Des Moines and Southwest Florida via Punta Gorda Airport. The company, known for its exceptional travel deals, will offer introductory fares as low as $95* one way.  "We are pleased to add Southwest Florida as another affordable, convenient destination option for Des Moines residents," said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President. "Our vacation packages and nonstop service to Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orlando and Tampa Bay have been very popular with area 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 flight will operate twice weekly between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Punta Gorda Airport (PGD). Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found at Punta Gorda becomes Allegiant's fifth nonstop destination from Des Moines. "Des Moines passengers are excited and looking forward to the nonstop Punta Gorda, Fla. service by Allegiant beginning today," said Des Moines International Airport executive director Don Smithey. "This popular market has been underserved, and the Des Moines Airport Authority warmly welcomes this new addition from Allegiant."  Catering perfectly to a personal, romantic or family getaway, the Southwest Florida coast features exquisite beach-front dining, exotic wildlife and a wide variety of recreation in the warm, pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. 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. Des Moines travelers can now book their entire Southwest Florida vacation for less by visiting  Des Moines residents can get more out of their Southwest Florida vacation when they book airfare and hotel on Current deals include: Get a fourth night free when you stay three or more nights at the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club or the Sandpiper Gulf Resort. Special rates at the Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina for travel booked between now and March 31, 2014 About the $95* 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 Dec. 25, 2013, for travel by Feb. 26, 2014. Price reflects debit card discount; credit card price higher. For baggage fees, please visit Additional restrictions may apply. 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, The company has been named one of America's 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for four consecutive years. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit:                                                                                                                                       ### Media Contact 702.853.4625


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