Spirit Airlines expands in Detroit; adds four routes in Myrtle Beach

  • Spirit Airlines inaugurated services on a total of five routes last week, all of which were launched on 14 February except for the Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR) to Niagara Falls, NY (IAG) service, which commenced a day later. Spirit Airlines faces competition on two of the newly launched routes, both of which involve Detroit, MI (DEN).
Origin Destination WF* A/c Competition
Detroit, MI (DTW) Denver, CO (DEN) 5 A320 Delta (21)
United (14)
Southwest Airlines (13)
Frontier (6)
Myrtle Beach, SC (MYR) Chicago O’Hare, IL (ORD) 7 A319
Detroit, MI (DTW) 7 A319 Delta (7)
Latrobe, PA (LBE) 3 A319
Niagara Falls, NY (IAG) 2 A319
Source: Innovata w/c 4 March 2013.
*WF: Weekly Frequencies at launch.


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