About Allegiant Air
Allegiant Air (usually shortened to Allegiant) is an American ultra-low cost airline that operates scheduled and charter flights. As a major air carrier, it is the ninth-largest commercial airline in the United States.
Founded in 1997 as WestJet Express, it is wholly owned by Allegiant Travel Company, a publicly traded company with 4,000 employees and over US$2.6 billion market capitalization. The corporate headquarters are in Summerlin, Nevada, a suburb of Las Vegas.
Allegiant Air In-Flight Amenities
- Allegiant Air is an ultra low-cost airline. This means most inflight amenities are pretty limited compared to traditional airlines.
- Allegiant does not provide inflight Wi-Fi, video streaming capabilities, or any types of onboard entertainment at this time.
- Refreshment service is limited to paid beverages and snacks only.
- Allegiant does not have any electrical outlets onboard for passenger/commercial product use.
Allegiant Air Classes of Service
All Allegiant planes have only 1 cabin class — economy. Most Allegiant planes have a configuration of about 90% standard seating and 10% with extra leg room. The Boeing 757 has about 70% standard seating and 30% with extra legroom.
Allegiant Air Web Check-In
Online Check-in facility is available in Allegiant Air from 24 hours to 45 minutes before the flight departure. By check-in online the boarding pass can be obtained from the comfort of home or anywhere leading to a hassle free, time saving check in process.
Allegiant Air Hubs
- Des Moines
- Fort Walton Beach
- Fort Lauderdale
- Grand Rapids
- Las Vegas
- Punta Gorda
- St. Petersburg (FL)
Allegiant Air Most Popular Routes
As of February 2021, Allegiant offers service to 119 destinations throughout the United States, mostly to smaller non-hub regional airports and all usually only a few times each week. It chooses its routes after calculating expected costs and revenue and adds or ends service to particular destinations as demand warrants.
Allegiant has a number of “focus hubs” rather than 1 main hub, and they are headquartered in Las Vegas, NV. Focus hubs are: Bellingham, Cincinnati, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Walton Beach, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Oakland, Orlando/Sanford, Phoenix-Mesa, Pittsburgh, Punta Gorda, and St.Petersberg/Clearwater.