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Boeing’s densely packed 737 version – Which Airlines would be Interested?

Boeing’s densely packed 737 version – Which Airlines would be Interested?

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

As airlines try to pack more passengers into their planes, ordinary travelers are feeling the squeeze. Now, Boeing is releasing an even more densely packed version of its most popular plane, the Boeing 737. I’ll examine why Boeing is launching this model, what it means for airlines, and how soon you could be flying in […]

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Spirit Airlines Hugs the Haters, Giving Away One Billion Miles [VIDEO]

Spirit Airlines Hugs the Haters, Giving Away One Billion Miles [VIDEO]

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delays, fees and legroom generate a lot of negative feelings and social media buzz about airlines. Who doesn’t have an epic tale of flying hassles and pain? Spirit Airlines gets it and is helping everyone get rid of their hate by giving away up to one billion FREE SPIRIT® miles to those who feel wronged […]

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Spirit Airlines Announces New Nonstop Seasonal Service from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Houston and Baltimore

Spirit Airlines Announces New Nonstop Seasonal Service from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Houston and Baltimore

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Spirit Airlines announced new nonstop service from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) to Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and the Thurgood Marshall Baltimore/Washington International Airport (BWI). This new service will consist of one daily nonstop flight in each market operating from May 1, 2014 through November 1, 2014. “We’re pleased to announce new nonstop […]

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Spirit Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service between Oakland/San Francisco Bay and Chicago

Spirit Airlines Announces New Nonstop Service between Oakland/San Francisco Bay and Chicago

| January 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Spirit Airlines announced new nonstop service between Oakland International Airport (OAK) and Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD). This new service will consist of one daily nonstop flight starting May 1, 2014.

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Frontier Airlines Sold to Former Chairman of Spirit

Frontier Airlines Sold to Former Chairman of Spirit

| October 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

William Franke, Former Chairman of Spirit Airlines, Says He Will Take Frontier in the Same, No-Frills Budget Direction

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Spirit Airlines Leaves Mesa Airport for Phoenix Sky Harbor

Spirit Airlines Leaves Mesa Airport for Phoenix Sky Harbor

| July 30, 2013 | 1 Comment

Spirit Airlines (Nasdaq:SAVE) today announced that it is starting service from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) to three cities:

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Spirit Airlines Orders 20 Airbus A321 Jets, Converts 10 A320s

Spirit Airlines Orders 20 Airbus A321 Jets, Converts 10 A320s

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Spirit Airlines has placed a firm order for 20 Airbus A321 aircraft and additionally has opted to convert 10 of its existing A320 orders to the larger A321. All of these aircraft are current engine option (ceo) models. Spirit’s A321ceos will accommodate increasing passenger numbers in the airline’s network in the U.S., Caribbean and Latin […]

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Spirit Airlines Flies its First Airbus A320 with Sharklets

Spirit Airlines Flies its First Airbus A320 with Sharklets

| April 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Spirit Airlines is celebrating Earth Day today as it begins flying its new Airbus A320 Sharklet-equipped aircraft, further solidifying the carrier as “Earth’s Favorite Way to Fly.” Sharklets are Airbus’ new wingtip device that improves the aircraft’s aerodynamics which significantly reduces fuel burn by up to four percent and lowers emissions. The technology reduces annual greenhouse […]

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Spirit Airlines Launches Service from DFW to Philly and Minneapolis

Spirit Airlines Launches Service from DFW to Philly and Minneapolis

| April 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Spirit Airlines has grown to serve 21 destinations from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) as it has started daily nonstop ultra low fare service from DFW to Philadelphia (PHL) and Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP).

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Spirit Airlines Flight 404 Makes Emergency Landing at Fort Lauderdale, Bird Strike

Spirit Airlines Flight 404 Makes Emergency Landing at Fort Lauderdale, Bird Strike

| March 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

A Spirit Airlines flight bound for Dallas Ft. Worth (DFW) on Friday morning turned around and made an emergency landing at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (FLL) due to a bird strike.

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