Low-cost carrier Allegiant Travel (ALGT -1.2%) plans to lease nine Airbus A319 jets from GE and...

|By:, SA News Editor

Low-cost carrier Allegiant Travel (ALGT -1.2%) plans to lease nine Airbus A319 jets from GE and buy another ten from Cebu Pacific Air of the Philippines. Allegiant says that adding a third aircraft type - the carrier already operates MD 80s and Boeing 757s - won't change its business model, and reflected how cheap the A319 had become.

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