Allegiant Under Review

The bargain airline is under new scrutiny from the FAA.

 

The FAA is taking a big step in its oversight of Allegiant Air. The agency has confirmed it has moved a review of the airline two years ahead of schedule. The expedited review -starting this month- the comes after numerous reported maintenance mishaps over the past year, including a plane losing its nose cone just before takeoff. Despite the increased scrutiny, the airline is posting even bigger profits.