Allegiant Travel Company announced the resignation of Steve Harfst, Chief Operating Officer of Allegiant Air, effective immediately.
“We thank Steve for his contributions to Allegiant,” said Maurice J. Gallagher, Jr., chairman and CEO of Allegiant Travel Company. “We look forward to continuing his efforts to strengthen our operation.”
Harfst joined the Company as COO in December 2014. Prior to Allegiant, Harfst was the Chief Operating Officer at IndiGo Airlines based in New Delhi, India.
The Company will use this leadership change as an opportunity to refocus on operational needs and areas for improvement.
“Allegiant is committed to operational excellence and looks forward to continued progress in this area”, the airline said in a statement.