News Listings for Bellingham International

  • FAA recommends commercial flights at Paine Field

    News | 05 Dec 2012 22:24 | Edward Russell

    <p>The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved commercial air service at Paine Field, Washington.</p><p>The record of decision (ROD) finds that...
  • Allegiant takes Grand Rapids as its ninth base

    News | 03 Feb 2010 00:22 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Leisure carrier Allegiant Air will establish Grand Rapids, Michigan as its ninth base and launch service from the airport to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina...
  • Allegiant considers adding new bases beyond 2010

    News | 28 Oct 2009 22:12 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Allegiant Air continues to consider five of its destinations for future bases though the carrier is unlikely to open new bases in 2010.</p><p>In an investor...
  • Allegiant to end Reno flights from Bellingham

    News | 06 Apr 2009 22:03 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Slightly more than a year after making Bellingham International airport a base, Allegiant Air is trimming service from the Washington state facility. </p><p>The...
  • Allegiant pursues Seattle area flights

    News | 19 May 2008 18:39 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-US link=blue vlink=purple style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>Allegiant Air has been eyeing <st1:State w:st="on">Washington</st1:State> state expansion through potential operations from Paine Field<span style='color:navy'>,</span> 30 miles north of downtown <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Seattle</st1:place></st1:City>. <o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>The Las Vegas-based carrier sent a letter of interest to the operators of <st1:PlaceName u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u3:st="on">the of the general aviation airport, indicating it would link Paine Field and <st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:place u6:st="on"><st1:City u6:st="on">Las Vegas</st1:City></st1:pl
  • Allegiant pursues opportunities from defunct carriers, considers more bases

    News | 29 Apr 2008 21:15 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>Allegiant Travel subsidiary Allegiant Air may be expanding in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:State w:st="on">Florida</st1:State></st1:place> in markets exited by bankrupt <span class=SpellE>Skybus</span> Airlines. <o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-GB style='mso-ansi-language:EN-GB'>The leisure carrier already has three <st1:State w:st="on">Florida</st1:State> bases-- <st1:City w:st="on">Fort Lauderdale</st1:City>, <span class=SpellE>Orlando</span> Sanford and Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg--and now has <st1:City w:st="on">St Augustine</st1:City> and <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Charlotte</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">County</st1:PlaceName></st1:place> airport in Punta <span class=SpellE>Gorda</span> on its radar screen for new service.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal><span lang=EN-