Allegiant begins Provo/San Diego nonstop service

Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) has launched new, twice-weekly nonstop service from Provo, Utah to San Diego, bringing economic growth to the destination cities, the company said.

With this new flight, Allegiant said it would serve four routes to San Diego, including service from Bellingham, Washington; Stockton, California and El Paso, Texas.

Las Vegas-based Allegiant offers industry-low fares on an all-jet fleet while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars and attraction tickets. The company has grown from one air craft and one route in 1999 to over 80 aircraft and more than 300 routes across the country.