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Allegiant Air Expands Peoria – Las Vegas Air Service

Airline Celebrates With Fly Free* To Las Vegas Offer

(Peoria, Ill.)— Allegiant Air announces the seasonal expansion of its popular low-cost, nonstop service to Las Vegas, Nev. from Peoria, Ill. to eight flights a week. Due to popular demand, the carrier will expand its flights with additional service on Thursday and Sunday beginning June 11 through Aug. 8. To celebrate, Allegiant is offering the chance to FLY FREE* to Vegas, when purchasing a complete vacation package.

The FLY FREE* promotion offers customers the chance to “get lucky” in Vegas and experience all the fun and excitement the City of Entertainment has to offer. Just purchase one air/hotel package by March 21 from one of the airline’s 37 hotel partners and the second person flies free*.

“We are pleased with the performance of the Peoria market,” said Maurice J. Gallagher, the airline’s president and CEO. “The addition of two flights will make it easier for customers to get to the fun and excitement of Las Vegas. We are confident this new schedule will have great appeal.”

The new Thursday and Sunday flights will depart the Greater Peoria Regional Airport at 3:05 p.m. arriving in Las Vegas at 4:45 p.m. Flights leaving Las Vegas will depart at 9:05 a.m. arriving in Peoria at 2:25 p.m. (all flight times are local). Allegiant Air inaugurated its convenient low-cost, nonstop service from Peoria to Las Vegas March 3, 2004 and flights to the Tampa Bay area Dec. 12, 2006.

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, Stratosphere, Excalibur, New York New York, Tropicana, Rio Suites, 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, Aladdin, South Point, Four Queens, Plaza and Orleans.

Reservations can be made on the airline’s website www.allegiantair.com, through an Allegiant Air ticket counter, the airline’s Reservations and Information Center at 702-505-8888 or through professional travel agents.

About the FLY FREE* offer:

The FLY FREE* offer is available for a limited time and must be purchased by March 21, 2007 for travel between April 1, 2007 and Aug. 8, 2007. 7-day advance purchase is required. Offer based on a buy one (1) air/hotel package, get one (1) roundtrip companion airfare for free. Minimum two (2) night air/hotel package required. Companion travel must be on same itinerary as regular fare passenger. Prices do not include PFC, segment tax or Sept. 11 security fee of up to $10.40 per segment. A convenience fee of $7.50 per traveling customer will be applied when booked at www.allegiantair.com or through an Allegiant Air call center. Travel purchased through an Allegiant Air call center will cost an additional $5.00 per segment. A segment is defined as one take-off and one landing. Fares are non-refundable. Seats are limited and subject to availability. Restrictions apply. Offer not valid on previously purchased tickets. Offer not available April 5–9 and 15, 2007.

About the Company

Las Vegas based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT), is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations such as Las Vegas, Nev., Orlando, Fla. and Tampa/St. Petersburg, Fla. Through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, the Company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline offering air travel both on a stand-alone basis and bundled with hotel rooms, rental cars and other travel related services.

Contact:
Tyri Squyres
Allegiant Air
phone: 702-851-7370
e-mail: tsquyres@allegiantair.com

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