Allegiant to open new aircraft base at Lehigh Valley International Airport

Darren Wood
By Darren Wood August 21, 2019 10:10

Allegiant to open new aircraft base at Lehigh Valley International Airport

Allegiant Travel Company has announced plans to establish a two-aircraft base at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.

Allegiant’s growth plans in the state include creating at least 66 new, high-wage jobs.

The Las Vegas-based company is investing $50 million to establish its new base of operations, which will house two Airbus aircraft.

The company plans to begin its base operations at Lehigh Valley International Airport on February 12, 2020. Lehigh Valley will become the airline’s 18th aircraft base.

Allegiant, which employs more than 4,300 team members across the US plans to immediately begin hiring pilots, flight attendants, mechanics and ground personnel to support the operations. 
Darren Wood
By Darren Wood August 21, 2019 10:10