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Description:INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) is pleased to announce that Allegiant Air has added new, nonstop service from the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to Myrtle Beach International Airport (MYR) starting June 4, 2015. Allegiant’s launch of service from IND this month has been the largest in the company’s history.With this announcement, Allegiant will now serve 7 markets for passengers in Central Indiana. Allegiant’s business model is focused on connecting travelers to world-class leisure destinations. Other destinations Allegiant serves at IND include New Orleans, St. Petersburg, Orlando/Sanford and Southwest Florida. Allegiant will launch service to Las Vegas this Friday, February 27, 2015, and will also begin nonstop service to Ft. Lauderdale in the spring.Allegiant usually operates mainline jet service, which typically has 150 seats or more on each plane. For the new flight to Las Vegas, Allegiant will operate with a larger Boeing 757 which has 215 seats.Allegiant’s rapid expansion in the Indianapolis market has provided unique and desirable additions to IND’s route map, further enhancing its level of air service that outperforms many airports of its caliber. Introducing new air service at IND is always a positive for passengers in Central Indiana as it increases competition and adds new flight options. It’s also a great way to serve our community, giving all travelers out of IND new options for affordable vacations.
Description:Hoosier hospitality at the heart of the Indianapolis International Airport being named best airport for the fourth yearIND has received this top honor from ACI four out of the past five yearsINDIANAPOLIS – People who travel through the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) year-round have helped the community’s airport win recognition as the best airport in North America for the fourth year and IND is honored by their vote of support. Airports Council International (ACI) announced that IND has won top airport again, in 2014, as part of its prestigious annual Airport Service Quality (ASQ) awards for performance excellence. ACI also recognized IND as the best airport in North America in 2013, 2012 and 2010.FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Southwest Airlines® announces new nonstop service to Dallas from IndianapolisWith additional IND-DAL flight, Southwest will now serve 15 of IND’s top 20 passenger marketsINDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) is pleased to announce today that Southwest Airlines® is extending its flight schedule to add new, nonstop service to Dallas. Starting in April, Southwest will launch new daily service between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Dallas Love Field (DAL). FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Appreciative mother wins Allegiant’s Valentine’s Day weekend sweepstakes for inaugural flight to St. PetersburgMEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP:Winner of sweepstakes will be available for photos and interviews from 2 – 2:30 p.m. Flight will depart IND at 3:58 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, with sweepstakes winner on board.INDIANAPOLIS – Allegiant will start nonstop service to St. Petersburg, Fla., from IND this Thursday, Feb. 12, and on board will be the very grateful winner of its Valentine’s Day weekend sweepstakes, Erin Wagler, a mother of two from Wauseon, Ohio.FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Allegiant launches IND service with inaugural flight to New OrleansUpcoming destinations include St. Petersburg, Orlando/Sanford, Southwest Florida and Las VegasWIN 2 ROUNDTRIP TICKETS TO ST. PETERSBURG To celebrate start of nonstop service to St. Petersburg, Fla., Allegiant announces a ticket giveaway — one lucky couple will win roundtrip tickets for a relaxing Valentine’s Day weekendINDIANAPOLIS – Allegiant celebrates its launch of service at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) today with an inaugural flight to New Orleans and a ticket giveaway contest where participants were asked to “pack your bags” and come to the airport for a chance to win tickets on the flight. As a last minute surprise, Allegiant and IND announced that everyone who entered the sweepstakes won roundtrip tickets on the inaugural flight! Passengers will take flight from IND at 3:35 p.m. FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Allegiant Air to celebrate inaugural flight at IND with trip giveawayINDIANAPOLIS – Pack your bags and head to the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. for a chance to win tickets on Allegiant Air’s inaugural flight to New Orleans. Winners take flight that same day!FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Indianapolis Airport Authority announces new director of parking operations INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) is pleased to announce that it has selected Steven Wilson as its new director of parking operations. Wilson comes to the table with more than a decade of experience in parking operations and managerial positions.FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Angela Cain, Indianapolis TV veteran, joins Indianapolis Airport Authority as director of public affairs30-year communications, media relations and public relations leader Angela Cain to join the IAA team Monday, January 26INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) is pleased to announce that it has selected Angela Cain as its new director of public affairs. With 30 years of television journalism and management experience, Cain has had a distinguished career as a versatile and multitalented communications, media relations and public relations professional.
Description:Indianapolis Airport Authority crafts its first deal as part of land use initiativeIAA’s initiative will place acres back into productive use creating a new source of property tax revenuesINDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) has landed its first deal as part of its initiative to place more than 1,200 acres back onto the market. The land being purchased consists of approximately 80 acres located in Hendricks County with a purchase price amounting to $8.0 million.FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:Frontier Airlines launches new flight from IND to ATL, with continuing service to MIA beginning spring of 2015 New service commencing March 6 will expand local traveler options this upcoming spring breakFrontier Airlines announced today the addition of a new nonstop daily flight from the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). That new Frontier flight will also offer same-plane direct service over ATL to Miami International Airport (MIA). This new service will begin March 6, 2015, just in time for spring break. FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE ATTACHED
Description:More than 100 brokers and developers turn out for the Indianapolis Airport Authority open house on land use initiative Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to be released Feb. 27, 2015INDIANAPOLIS – Many gathered at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND) this morning for an informational session about the 1,200 acres of IND land going back onto the market. Brokers, developers, community leaders and economic development groups were invited to join IAA team members to learn more about the land available for lease and sale, which is valued at an estimated $83 million. SEE ATTACHED FOR MORE INFORMATION
Description:The Indianapolis Airport Authority to host informational session about 1,200 acres going back on real estate marketAirport executives to brief brokers and developers on opportunities Jan. 20, 2015INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Airport Authority (IAA) recently announced an initiative to fuel the local economy by placing more than 1,200 acres of IND land back into the market. The IAA is hosting an open house on Jan. 20, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. where commercial real estate brokers and developers can learn more about the land available for lease and sale. Airport leaders will speak about the initiative, IND’s property and the airport’s role in supporting local economic growth and development.
Description:ALLEGIANT ANNOUNCES NONSTOP SERVICE TO FORT LAUDERDALE WITH $76 FARESINDIANAPOLIS. Jan. 13, 2015 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces the addition of low-cost, non-stop jet service to Fort Lauderdale from Indianapolis beginning April 8, 2015, continuing Allegiant’s rapid expansion in Indianapolis. In celebration of Indy’s first ultra-low-fare link to South Florida, the company is offering one-way fares as low as $76. SEE ATTACHED FOR MORE INFORMATION.