Allegiant says the nonstop flights will operate twice per week. 

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — For travelers between Pittsburgh and Phoenix, a new nonstop route being added by Allegiant Air will be welcomed news.

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It was announced Tuesday morning that flights between Pittsburgh International Airport and Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport will begin taking off in August.

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Allegiant says the nonstop flights will operate twice per week.

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