Crew Issues Postpone Allegiant Flights

The first Allegiant Air flight to leave Cedar Rapids on its way to Phoenix-Mesa accelerates for takeoff at The Eastern Iowa Airport on Thursday, Oct. 25, 2007, in southwest Cedar Rapids. (The Gazette/Jim Slosiarek)

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By Adam Carros

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Crew availability has forced Allegiant Airlines to postpone ten flights, including flights at the Eastern Iowa Airport.

On its website, Allegiant says it moved ten flights scheduled for January 1 to January 2. That includes 2 flights between Cedar Rapids and Punta Gorda, Florida.

Allegiant Spokeswoman Jessica Wheeler would not elaborate on the crew availability issues that forced the delays. She says Allegiant is contacting passengers to make other travel arrangements.

Here is the post from Allegiant's website:

Due to irregular operations, the following flights on January 1, 2014 have been rescheduled and will operate on January 2, 2014:

Flight 654 originally scheduled to depart Orlando/Sanford, FL to Niagara Falls, NY on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1654 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 655 originally scheduled to depart Niagara Falls, NY to Orlando/Sanford, FL on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1655 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 912 originally scheduled to depart Fort Lauderdale, FL to Greenville/Spartanburg, SC on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1912 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 913 originally scheduled to depart Greenville/Spartanburg, SC to Fort Lauderdale, FL on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1913 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 978 originally scheduled to depart Punta Gorda, FL to Bangor, ME on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1978 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 979 originally scheduled to depart Bangor, ME to Punta Gorda, FL on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1979 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 996 originally scheduled to depart Punta Gorda, FL to Cedar Rapids, IA on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1996 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 997 originally scheduled to depart Cedar Rapids, IA to Punta Gorda, FL on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1997 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 890 originally scheduled to depart Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL to Fort Wayne, IN on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1890 on January 2, 2014.

Flight 891 originally scheduled to depart Fort Wayne, IN to Tampa/St. Petersburg, FL on January 1, 2014 will now be operating as Flight 1891 on January 2, 2014.

Please note that passengers will be contacted via phone and email once new reschedule times are known, no later than 3:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time on January 1st. In addition, passengers can check this page for the latest updates or call 702.719.8111.


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