VEGAS (Sept. 10, 2019) - Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT), Las Vegas' hometown airline, is honoring its second season as the official domestic airline of the Vegas Golden Knights with the debut of an exclusive Vegas Golden Knights livery on a Las Vegas-based Airbus A319.
"Allegiant is delighted to 'knight up' our aircraft and take our support for the Vegas Golden Knights to the skies," said Allegiant Chief Marketing Officer Scott DeAngelo. "As we extend the excitement of the Vegas Golden Knights experience to our passengers, we honor the immense impact this organization has had on the city that we both proudly call home."
Each side of the aircraft features a dark gray backdrop with the classic Allegiant sunburst on the tail of the plane and is emblazoned with the Vegas Golden Knights logo. The Airbus A319 also features two powerhouses in the right and left wing positions with a pair of twin engines donning the instantly recognizable Vegas Golden Knights signature crossing swords and four-pointed star insignia.
"Allegiant has been a tremendous partner, and we could not be more thrilled about this activation," said Vegas Golden Knights President Kerry Bubolz. "We have encouraged our fans and business partners to 'Knight Up' in creative ways to show their passion for the team. Allegiant has taken this initiative to a whole new level with their VGK-themed aircraft, which will carry Vegas Golden Knights pride and excitement all over the U.S."
Allegiant is the Official Domestic Airline of the Vegas Golden Knights. Over the past 20 years, the leisure-focused airline has flown more than 108 million customers to an array of world-class destinations including Las Vegas.
Hockey fans can get to the game this season with nonstop, affordable flights to Las Vegas from 56 different cities across the U.S. Flight days, times and the lowest fares can be found only at Allegiant.com.
ABOUT THE VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS
The Vegas Golden Knights are a National Hockey League franchise owned and operated by Black Knight Sports and Entertainment LLC. The Vegas Golden Knights were established by founding partners William Foley and his family and the Maloof family. For the latest news and information on the Golden Knights visit vegasgoldenknights.com. Fans can follow the team on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is an integrated travel company with an airline at its heart, focused on connecting customers with premier leisure experiences - from vacations to hometown family entertainment. Since 1999, Allegiant Air has linked travelers in small-to-medium cities to world-class vacation destinations with all-nonstop flights and industry-low average fares. Today, Allegiant serves more than 450 routes across the country, with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic roundtrip ticket. Allegiant's Sunseeker Resorts subsidiary is currently under construction with its inaugural resort property, Sunseeker Resort Charlotte Harbor in Southwest Florida - a unique waterside integrated resort like no other. And a growing group of Allegiant Nonstop family entertainment centers offer state-of-the art indoor games and attractions to thrill seekers of all ages. For more information, visit us at Allegiant.com. Media information, including photos, is available at http://gofly.us/ToZT30iauev.