Allegiant Takes Flight To New Orleans With New $53 Nonstop Service From Concord, NC
NEW ORLEANS — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today launches new seasonal service to New Orleans from Concord, NC. To celebrate Allegiant’s new service, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route for as low as $53.*
“Allegiant is very excited to connect the Charlotte area with this world-famous and historic destination,” said Jude Bricker, Allegiant chief operating officer. “We look forward to helping more people enjoy the culture and traditions of New Orleans with our affordable and convenient service.”
The new route will operate twice weekly and expand on the service that Allegiant currently operates to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY). With this new route, Allegiant will now fly from ten cities into New Orleans. The new route will bring more than 18,000 additional visitors each year to the New Orleans area. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at www.Allegiant.com.
“We welcome Allegiant’s continued growth at the Airport with this inaugural flight to Concord, North Carolina,” said Walter J. Krygowski, acting director of aviation for Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. “With this flight, Allegiant now offers affordable non-stop service to ten destinations from New Orleans.”
Airline reps said Allegiant’s innovative business model has allowed it to grow from one plane and one route to offering access to low-cost flights in over 100 cities nationwide, more than any other domestic low-cost carrier. Allegiant offers a unique option to 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, hotels and activity and attraction tickets, travelers can book their entire vacation with Allegiant for less, they said.
*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 for travel between Nov. 23 and Jan. 27, 2017. Price displayed reflects purchase by debit card; purchase by credit card subject to surcharge not to exceed $8 each way per passenger. See Allegiant.com for details.