Evansville Airport Adds Sunny Nonstop Route

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(Image courtesy of the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport.) (Image courtesy of the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport.)
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Evansville Regional Airport has announced a new seasonal nonstop flight to a popular tourist destination. Service to Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport by Las Vegas-based Allegiant (Nasdaq: ALGT) will begin June 8, joining Chicago as the two nonstop destinations at EVV.

Airport Executive Director Doug Joest says "Florida's Emerald Coast is a top destination for travelers within our market, so we are thrilled that this new nonstop service will provide more travel options to take our passengers where they want to go. Allegiant is an important partner in our community, and we look forward to continued growth in the future."

The Destin-Fort Walton Beach flights will be twice weekly and add to Allegiant's portfolio, which includes Orlando. Allegiant is one of four carriers at EVV. Delta, American and United are the others.

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