LAS VEGAS • Allegiant Air told passengers that 12 flights were canceled Monday while it continues to overhaul emergency slides on its fleet of MD-80 aircraft.
The cancellations involved six routes, and the Las Vegas-based airline was contacting affected passengers by email and telephone to tell them their flights would be made up Tuesday, Allegiant spokeswoman Jessica Wheeler said.
Flights were canceled between McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas and Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport in Bentonville, Ark.; Quad Cities International Airport in Moline, Ill.; Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids, Mich.; and Shreveport Regional Airport in Louisiana.
Also canceled were flights between Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport and Wichita Mid-Continent Airport in Kansas and between St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport in Florida and Tri-Cities Regional Airport in Blountville, Tenn.