Airline adding flights in Kansas

Manhattan officials are confirming that Allegiant will be providing nonstop jet service between Manhattan and Phoenix – mesa, Arizona. Allegiant will operate Alegiant Airtwice weekly flights between Manhattan Regional Airport and Phoenix – Mesa Gateway Airport beginning Thursday November 7.

The new flight schedule and ticket information for Allegiant can be found at

“We are confident that Manhattan and the surrounding communities will appreciate the convenience of flying nonstop to Phoenix and the value of bundling their air, hotel and car rental reservation together through us, ” said Andrew C. Levy, Allegiant Travel Company President.

Peter  VanKuren, Director, Manhattan Regional Airport said, “Commercial air service in north central Kansas has seen tremendous success with daily service to Dallas-Fort Worth and to Chicago. Allegiant, known for its low fares and travel packages, will provide new reasons for the residents of the Flint Hills to use their hometown airport. ”

Allegiant Travel Company is a Las Vegas-based company focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The company operates an all-jet passenger airline through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets. The company has been named one of America’s 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for four consecutive years.