Las Vegas-based Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) has announced a donation of USD 362,358 to the Las Vegas Victims´ Fund, supporting those impacted by the tragic events of October 1, the company said.
Allegiant team members from across the country raised more than USD 181,000 by donating hours of paid leave time. The company´s leadership team matched employees´ contributions personally.
Las Vegas-based Allegiant is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The airline offers industry-low fares on an all-jet fleet while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms and rental cars. All can be purchased only through the company website, Allegiant.com. Beginning with one aircraft and one route in 1999, the company has grown to more than 85 aircraft and 350 routes across the country with base airfares less than half the cost of the average domestic roundtrip ticket.