| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Spirit Airlines on Thursday resumed its seasonal service from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
The Miramar-based ultra low-cost carrier is offering twice weekly non-stop flights (Wednesday and...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
JetBlue Airways is aiming to add more routes from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport as part of its goal to grow its presence from 65 daily flights to 100 flights, CEO Dave Barger told the Sun Sentinel Thursday before speaking at an event...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Miramar-based low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines announced Friday that it's reached a tentative agreement for a new five-year contract with its flight attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA).
The tentative contract is...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Friends Wine In A Can is now available aboard all Spirit Airlines flights as part of its in-flight beverage offering, the Miramar-based low-cost carrier announced Wednesday.
The new Friends 'Fun Wine' flavors available will include white and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Spirit Airlines has signed a new decade-long lease for its Miramar headquarters at 2800 Executive Way and is expanding operations into an additional 14,625-square foot of office space in the Miramar Park of Commerce, officials announced Friday.
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Spirit Airlines is getting set to hike one of its optional fees.
The ultra low-cost carrier is doubling the cost of agent-printed boarding passes starting April 16, according to information posted on its website.
Passengers who don't print their own...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines announced Tuesday that it will be adding daily nonstop seasonal service from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport to Myrtle Beach International Airport beginning April 25.
Spirit, based in Florida,...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines will be starting daily nonstop service between Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and Las Vegas on April 25.
The flight, announced Wednesday, will leave BWI at 7:30 p.m. and arrive in Las Vegas...
| Feb 12, 2013
For the third consecutive year, BWI Marshall Airport set a record for commercial passenger traffic, with 22.68 million travelers passing through its terminal in 2012, airport officials announced.
The 1.3 percent increase over 2011 comes during a time of...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 8:15 PM
A Spirit Airlines plane had to return to O'Hare International Airport soon after takeoff when part of the housing for one of its engines fell off, officials said.
No one was injured when the cowling for the right engine on Flight 409, headed for Fort...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:00 AM
This past week, the Department of Justice sued to stop the merger between US Airways and American Airlines ("Where was DOJ in Southwest-AirTran merger?" Aug. 15).
One reason for the department's actions is because the merger would reduce competition...