Allegiant Airlines has entered the Caribbean market with the launch of nonstop service from three U.S. gateways into San Juan.

Flights from Orlando began Dec. 14 and operate Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Saturday-only nonstops from both Cincinnati and Pittsburgh start on Dec. 17.

The carrier estimates that the new services will bring more than 37,000 additional visitors annually to the San Juan area, according to Jude Bricker, COO.

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