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Airline Celebrates Two Year Anniversary of Service to Las Vegas
November 7, 2007

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What happens in Vegas may stay in Vegas, but over the last two years it has started in Fargo, N.D. as Allegiant Air, LLC, marks the two-year anniversary of nonstop, jet-service to Las Vegas, Nev.

The Las Vegas-based airline inaugurated service from Hector International Airport to McCarran International Airport (Las Vegas) Nov. 7, 2005. 

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"We are very pleased with the performance of the Fargo market over the last two years," said Maurice J. Gallagher, the airline's president and CEO. "We look forward to a continued successful relationship between Allegiant, the Fargo community, Hector International Airport, travel agents and all of our customers."

Allegiant Air will complete its second year of service Nov. 7. During the past year alone, Allegiant has carried more than 32,000 customers to and from Las Vegas. Since beginning service in the market, the low fare carrier has lowered the average fare paid by Fargo area customers more than 25 percent. The low-cost airline has saved customers more than $1.5 million by bringing everyday low-fares to the Fargo community during the past 12 months. Allegiant will inaugurate nonstop service to Phoenix-Mesa Nov. 15.

"Allegiant Air has launched Las Vegas to be our number one Origination & Destination market," Shawn A. Dobberstein, A.A.E., Executive Director of Fargo's Hector International Airport said. "On behalf of the travelers in Fargo-Moorhead and the surrounding region I extend Allegiant Air a Happy 2nd Anniversary. Thank you for providing great air service to Fargo's Hector International Airport."

Through its Allegiant Vacations program, the company offers low-cost packages with Las Vegas; most exciting hotel properties including; Wynn, Bellagio, Venetian, Paris, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, Caesars, Palms, Monte Carlo, Mirage, Excalibur, New York New York, Red Rock, Tropicana, Rio All-Suite, Bally's, Las Vegas Club, Flamingo, Riviera, Luxor, Terrible's, Circus Circus, Hooter's, Imperial Palace, Harrah's, Treasure Island, Gold Coast, Westin Casuarina, Golden Nugget, Planet Hollywood, South Point, Four Queens, Plaza and Orleans.

Reservations may be made through the company's website at www2.allegiantair.com the airline's Reservations Center at 702-505-8888 or professional travel agents.


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