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UNITED STATES
 
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
 
Washington D.C. 20549
 
_____________________________________________

 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 24, 2019
 
Allegiant Travel Company
 
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Nevada
001-33166
20-4745737
 
 
 
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
 
 
 
 
 
 
1201 N. Town Center Drive,
Las Vegas, NV
 
89144
 
 
 
(Address of principal executive offices)
 
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:              (702) 851-7300
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
 
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
 
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 193 (Section 230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Section 240.12b-2 of this chapter).
 
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If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. [ ]







Section 1    Registrant’s Business and Operations

Item 1.01     Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On June 24, 2019 Allegiant Travel Company (the "Company"), through a wholly owned subsidiary, entered into an agreement with Bank of Utah as agent for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation and Banc of America Leasing & Capital, LLC to borrow $213 million under a financing agreement secured by twenty-three Airbus aircraft. On June 27, 2019, the Company borrowed $213 million under the same financing agreement. The borrowing bears interest at a variable rate and will be payable in quarterly installments with a final balloon payment due in September 2024. The proceeds from the loan will be used for repayment of existing debt on the subject aircraft and for general corporate purposes.





Section 5    Corporate Governance and Management

Item 5.07    Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

 
The 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders of the Company was held on June 27, 2019. The following proposals were voted on with the results indicated below:
 
1.
Election of a Board of Directors of six members to hold office until the next Annual Meeting of Stockholders or until their respective successors have been elected or appointed.
 
 
Votes For
 
Votes
Withheld
 
Abstain
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Maurice J. Gallagher, Jr.
 
14,216,832
 
420,421
 
228,270
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Montie Brewer
 
14,387,359
 
249,583
 
228,581
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Gary Ellmer
 
14,167,276
 
470,163
 
228,084
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Linda A. Marvin
 
14,192,025
 
444,911
 
228,587
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Charles Pollard
 
14,315,241
 
321,869
 
228,413
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Redmond
 
13,968,289
 
669,170
 
228,064

There were 593,113 broker non-votes with respect to the election of Directors.


2.  Advisory vote approving executive compensation (proposal approved):

Votes For:
14,203,875

Votes Against:
432,924

Votes Abstaining:
228,724

Broker Non-votes:
593,113



3. To ratify the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019 (proposal ratified):

Votes For:
15,209,239
Votes Against:
20,150
Votes Abstaining:
229,247
Broker Non-votes:
None

4.    Stockholder proposal to adopt specific proxy access rules (proposal rejected):

Votes For:
4,687,491
Votes Against:
9,603,247
Votes Abstaining:
574,785
Broker Non-votes:
593,113






SIGNATURE

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Allegiant Travel Company has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.





Date:  June 28, 2019
ALLEGIANT TRAVEL COMPANY
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ Gregory Anderson
 
Name:
Gregory Anderson
 
Title:
Chief Financial Officer