Apple has issued a recall of their 15-inch MacBook Pro computers as the battery may overheat and pose a fire hazard. Individuals may not transport these devices on their person, in carry-on baggage, or in checked baggage on flights to, from, or within the United States.
Passengers traveling with 15-inch MacBook Pro devices are encouraged to follow guidance provided by Apple for replacement by clicking here: https://support.apple.com/15-inch-macbook-pro-battery-recall
U.S Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Checkpoint Wait Times
The U.S Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is advising passengers to expect longer than normal wait times at security checkpoints. As always, Allegiant recommends travelers arrive at the airport 2 hours before scheduled departure time for domestic travel and 3 hours before scheduled departure for international travel. To expedite the security process, we recommend visiting tsa.gov and applying for TSA precheck.
Current Cities with longer than normal wait times at security checkpoints include but not limited to:
Las Vegas, NV (LAS)
Destin/Fort Walton Beach, FL (VPS)
Orlando/Sanford, FL (SFB)
Phoenix/Mesa, AZ (AZA)
Punta Gorda, FL (PGD)
Please remember to check the status of your flight before heading to the airport.
Passenger Options for rescheduled flights and flight cancellations
If your flight has been canceled or rescheduled to the next day, please visit Manage Travel to view available refund and flight date change options, and to make changes to your itinerary.
Restrictions on Smart Bags / Luggage
Due to a potential safety hazard, 'Smart' bags (luggage with charging devices or powered by a lithium-ion battery) cannot fly unless the battery can be removed. Effective January 15, 2018. Please see our Restricted Articles page for more information.