CLEARWATER, Fla. — Allegiant Air has canceled several upcoming flights in Florida due to new aircraft delivery delays.

Spokeswoman Krysta Levy told the Tampa Bay Times the airline is transitioning to an all-Airbus fleet and the delay has strained resources.

An airline travel advisory says at least 10 upcoming flights over the next couple of days at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport have been canceled.

Levy says passengers have been offered refunds or re-accommodation.

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The budget carrier has long relied on an aging fleet of McDonnell Douglas MD-80s, which came under heightened scrutiny following a scathing report in April on CBS’ ’60 Minutes.’

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In August, the airline announced it had replaced all of the MD-80s at St. Pete-Clearwater International with Airbus 320s. It plans to replace its all of its MD-80s by 2019 because the aging models are prone to mechanical failures.

Canceled Flights for June 14, 2018:

  • Flight 861 from Lexington, KY to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.
  • Flight 884 from St. Petersburg, FL to Tulsa, OK has been canceled.
  • Flight 885 from Tulsa, OK to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.

Canceled Flights for June 15, 2018:

  • Flight 824 from St. Petersburg, FL to Des Moines, IA has been canceled.
  • Flight 825 from Des Moines, IA to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.
  • Flight 866 from St. Petersburg, FL to Pittsburgh, PA has been canceled.
  • Flight 867 from Pittsburgh, PA to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.
  • Flight 882 from St. Petersburg, FL to Grand Rapids, MI has been canceled.
  • Flight 883 from Grand Rapids, MI to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.
  • Flight 926 from St. Petersburg, FL to Providence, RI has been canceled.
  • Flight 927 from Providence, RI to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.

Canceled Flights for June 21, 2018:

  • Flight 814 from St. Petersburg, FL to Raleigh Durham, NC has been canceled.
  • Flight 815 from Raleigh Durham, NC to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.
  • Flight 860 from St. Petersburg, FL to Lexington, KY has been canceled.
  • Flight 861 from Lexington, KY to St. Petersburg, FL has been canceled.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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