| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:24 AM
GRAND TURK, Turks and Caicos - There's not much here except the dazzle and the deep blue sea.
The dazzle: Governor's Beach, a strip of white that edges the island like the powdered sugar rim of a cannoli.
The sea: It's actually not deep blue. It's as...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Update: Spirit Airlines announced it would start twice daily nonstop flights from Baltimore to Fort Lauderdale and daily nonstop service to Dallas-Fort Worth beginning on Sept. 6.
Spirit's release said to check out its "insanely low fares." But Baltimore...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 3:25 PM
For the second time in 24 hours, an airline has announced its arrival at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines announced Tuesday that it will start twice-daily nonstop service Sept. 6 from BWI to...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:28 AM
ON THE SITE...
Two airlines announce new service from BWI: Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines announced Tuesday that it will start twice-daily nonstop service on Sept. 6 from BWI to Fort Lauderdale and daily nonstop service to Dallas/Fort Worth. On...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 5:42 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- About 100 passengers on a red-eye flight bound to Florida were in for the ride of their lives when an unruly passenger caused them to be 12 hours late.
Spirit Airlines Airbus A319 departed on time at 9:58 p.m. Saturday from Los...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:14 PM
A week after heralding the arrival of two airlines to the fold, BWI Marshall Airport is dealing with the loss of Southwest Airlines' three daily nonstop flights to New York's LaGuardia Airport.
The airline announced that it will shift those flights to...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 3:24 PM
While American Airlines announced they’ll be making some major layoffs in South Florida, Spirit Airlines seems to be doing quite the opposite. In fact, they’re giving stuff away!
It was all part of the airline’s celebration for its...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:54 PM
With Labor Day still a few weeks away, the time to make Thanksgiving travel plans seems as far off as the Curiosity rover.
This year, however, if you snooze, you lose.
Airfares are climbing with no leveling-off in sight. The cheapest fares likely are...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 8:43 AM
A man was kicked off a Spirit Airlines flight at O'Hare International Airport over the weekend after he became "verbally abusive" to flight attendants who asked him to to pull up his sagging pants, an airline spokeswoman said.
The man and the woman he...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 2:25 PM
We've come a long way from the days when flying was a luxury.
From the cramped seats to the "unknowns" in our personal space, who can blame a fella for wanting to dress comfortably?
From time to time, we're reminded that there is somewhat of a dress...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 1:46 PM
An Elmhurst man was arrested Saturday night at O'Hare International Airport after he ripped an exit sign off an aircraft he had just exited, police said.
David Lipka, 29, of the 300 block of Scott Street in Elmhurst, was charged with theft and criminal...