Allegiant Profit Soars Following Switch To All-Airbus Fleet

Credit: Airbus
Las Vegas-based budget carrier Allegiant Air nearly tripled its profit in the 2019 third-quarter (Q3), helped by a successful transition to a new Airbus-based fleet from aged MD-80s. Allegiant posted a $44 million Q3 net profit, nearly tripled from $15 million a year earlier. Total operating revenue...

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