Tag: Spirit Airlines

100 A320neo aircraft: Spirit Airlines places huge order with Airbus
Airline News

100 A320neo aircraft: Spirit Airlines places huge order with Airbus

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 6, 2020

U.S.-based Spirit Airlines has finalized a purchase agreement with Airbus for 100 A320neo Family aircraft. In October, the two parties ... Read More

Spirit Airlines to buy up to 100 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft
Airline News

Spirit Airlines to buy up to 100 Airbus A320neo Family aircraft

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 23, 2019

Airbus and Spirit Airlines, an ultra-low-cost US carrier, based in South Florida, have agreed to a Memorandum of Understanding for ... Read More

Spirit Airlines launches new daily service from Nashville International Airport
Airline News

Spirit Airlines launches new daily service from Nashville International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Are you ready for some live music and hot chicken? Spirit Airlines is bringing its new service to Nashville, Tennessee. ... Read More

Spirit Airlines takes to the skies with Disney
Airline News

Spirit Airlines takes to the skies with Disney

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 6, 2019

Spirit Airlines today unveiled its specially-themed Airbus A321 that features a larger-than-life image of the beloved Disney character Dumbo. The ... Read More

Airbus delivers 100th A320 Family aircraft assembled in US
Airline News

Airbus delivers 100th A320 Family aircraft assembled in US

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

Airbus has delivered its 100th aircraft from the company’s U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama. The A320neo, serial number (MSN) ... Read More

Spirit Airlines names new Vice President of Network Planning
Airline News

Spirit Airlines names new Vice President of Network Planning

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 8, 2018

Spirit Airlines announced today it has hired airline veteran John Kirby as its newest Vice President of Network Planning. Kirby ... Read More

Spirit Airlines A320 hits US Airways plane
Travel News

Spirit Airlines A320 hits US Airways plane

editor editor- January 2, 2013

2012 ended for 162 passengers on a Spirit Airlines plane with an unexpected bump. Read More

Spirit Airlines $100 carry-on baggage fee a wake-up call  for DOT
Travel News

Spirit Airlines $100 carry-on baggage fee a wake-up call for DOT

editor editor- May 5, 2012

Washington, DC — The Consumer Travel Alliance calls Spirit Airlines’ new $100 fee for carry-on bags a wake -up call ... Read More

Spirit Airlines on robbing its passengers: US DOT made me do it
Travel News

Spirit Airlines on robbing its passengers: US DOT made me do it

editor editor- February 2, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Spirit Airlines says a new federal regulation aimed at protecting consumers is forcing it to charge passengers ... Read More

Spirit Airlines finalizes order for 75 Airbus jets
Travel News

Spirit Airlines finalizes order for 75 Airbus jets

editor editor- February 2, 2012

Spirit Airlines has finalised its firm order for 75 Airbus single-aisles including 45 A320neo aircraft (new engine option). Read More

Spirit Airlines misleading ad demonstrates need for regulation
Travel News

Spirit Airlines misleading ad demonstrates need for regulation

editor editor- January 31, 2012

Washington, DC - Last week's effort by Spirit Airlines to claim that new U.S. Read More

BTC: Spirit Airlines lying to its customers and flying public
Travel News

BTC: Spirit Airlines lying to its customers and flying public

editor editor- January 26, 2012

RADNOR, PA - Business Travel Coalition (BTC) today denounced Spirit Airlines for lying to its customers and the flying public ... Read More

Spirit Airlines flight attendants vote to authorize strike
Travel News

Spirit Airlines flight attendants vote to authorize strike

editor editor- October 18, 2011

WASHINGTON - Flight Attendants at Spirit Airlines, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), overwhelmingly authorized a strike should ... Read More

Spirit mocks Blagojevich, touts “f-ing golden” fares
Travel News

Spirit mocks Blagojevich, touts “f-ing golden” fares

editor editor- June 30, 2011

Spirit Airlines' latest quirky marketing campaign takes a swing at convicted former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Read More

Spirit Airlines invents new “late” baggage fee
Travel News

Spirit Airlines invents new “late” baggage fee

editor editor- March 30, 2011

Last-minute planners beware: Spirit Airlines has added fees for travelers who wait to pay for carry-on or checked luggage within ... Read More

Spirit Airlines plans $300M IPO to pay debt
Travel News

Spirit Airlines plans $300M IPO to pay debt

editor editor- September 20, 2010

Budget carrier Spirit Airlines Inc. has filed plans to hold an initial public offering. With IPO of up to $300 ... Read More

Spirit CEO: Luggage not essential for travel, who needs bags?
Travel News

Spirit CEO: Luggage not essential for travel, who needs bags?

editor editor- July 19, 2010

Most people are on Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldanza's case for telling Congress the other day that bringing luggage is ... Read More

Spirits Airlines and pilots reach agreement
Travel News

Spirits Airlines and pilots reach agreement

editor editor- June 17, 2010

Spirit Airlines and its pilots, represented by the Airline Pilots Association, International (ALPA), announced today that they reached a tentative ... Read More

Spirit Airlines strike forces more flight cancellations
Travel News

Spirit Airlines strike forces more flight cancellations

editor editor- June 16, 2010

Spirit Airlines has once again extended its cancellation of flights by another day due to the Read More

Ninety-nine passengers evacuated from Spirit Airlines jet
Travel News

Ninety-nine passengers evacuated from Spirit Airlines jet

editor editor- June 1, 2010

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Three airline passengers were treated for minor injuries after evacuating from a plane at a Florida ... Read More

Spirit Airlines pilots to picket at LaGuardia
Travel News

Spirit Airlines pilots to picket at LaGuardia

editor editor- May 25, 2010

Pilots at Spirit Airlines plan to picket at LaGuardia International Airport tomorrow, just a few days after the company said ... Read More

Spirit Airlines to settle contract talks with pilots, avoid possible strike
Travel News

Spirit Airlines to settle contract talks with pilots, avoid possible strike

editor editor- May 13, 2010

MIRAMAR, Fla. — Spirit Airlines said Wednesday it still intends to settle contract talks with its pilots, who moved closer ... Read More

Spirit Airlines to charge for use of the overhead bin
Travel News

Spirit Airlines to charge for use of the overhead bin

editor editor- April 7, 2010

It had to happen, we guess. Spirit Airlines is going to charge to use their overhead bins - as much ... Read More

Spirit Airlines pilots say they are ready to strike
Travel News

Spirit Airlines pilots say they are ready to strike

editor editor- February 24, 2010

TAMPA - Spirit Airlines pilots on Monday said they are ready to strike and demonstrated outside the airline's Miramar headquarters ... Read More

Spirit Airlines fined $375,000 for violating consumer protection regulations
Travel News

Spirit Airlines fined $375,000 for violating consumer protection regulations

editor editor- September 18, 2009

Spirit Airlines has been hit with a record civil fine for violating consumer protection regulations. Read More

Spirit Airlines leaps into airfare war
Travel News

Spirit Airlines leaps into airfare war

editor editor- August 13, 2009

Spirit Airlines jumped into South Florida's airline brawl Wednesday afternoon with a $9 each-way fare sale on its nonstop flights ... Read More

Air Jamaica to be bought by Spirit Airlines
Travel News

Air Jamaica to be bought by Spirit Airlines

editor editor- July 7, 2009

The owners of discount-carrier Spirit Airlines will purchase Air Jamaica, renaming the money-losing government-owned carrier Spirit of Jamaica, according to ... Read More

Emergency landing forced by the smell of smoke
Travel News

Emergency landing forced by the smell of smoke

editor editor- July 2, 2009

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - The smell of smoke forced a Spirit Airlines Airbus A319 en route from Chicago to Fort ... Read More

Spirit Airlines flight attendants seek end to ‘sexist and shameful’ advertising
Travel News

Spirit Airlines flight attendants seek end to ‘sexist and shameful’ advertising

editor editor- February 5, 2009

The hubbub last week by Spirit Airlines flight attendants over what they have termed as demeaning and demoralizing advertising campaigns ... Read More

Flight attendants riled over new Spirit uniforms
Travel News

Flight attendants riled over new Spirit uniforms

editor editor- January 29, 2009

The union that represents flight attendants for Spirit Airlines is protesting the airline’s new uniforms, saying they turn wearers into ... Read More

Spirit Airlines flight attendants lash out at management over “demeaning” ads
Travel News

Spirit Airlines flight attendants lash out at management over “demeaning” ads

editor editor- January 28, 2009

“We are safety professionals, not billboards,” was the clear message sent by Spirit Airlines flight attendants to their management yesterday, ... Read More

R.O.A.R.:  Spirit Airlines ad crashes to new lows
Travel News

R.O.A.R.: Spirit Airlines ad crashes to new lows

editor editor- September 30, 2008

Have you noticed how sleazy the junk emails from Spirit Airlines have become? Read More

Statement from Spirit Airlines about ALPA lawsuit
Travel News

Statement from Spirit Airlines about ALPA lawsuit

editor editor- September 5, 2008

MIRAMAR, FL (September 4, 2008) - Spirit Airlines today acknowledged that the Air Line Pilots Association, the labor union that ... Read More

Spirit Airlines starts service between Fort Lauderdale and Bogota, Colombia
Travel News

Spirit Airlines starts service between Fort Lauderdale and Bogota, Colombia

editor editor- July 25, 2008

MIRAMAR, FLORIDA – Spirit Airlines today became the first ultra low-cost carrier to offer daily service between Fort Lauderdale and ... Read More

Follow on Feedly