Allegiant Air today will begin
its twice-weekly nonstop flight between Des Moines and Punta Gorda Airport in
Southwest Florida. Punta Gorda became Allegiant's fifth nonstop destination
from Des Moines. Flights to and from Des Moines will be available on Thursdays
and Sundays. Departure from Des Moines is at 6:15 p.m. on both days.