Spirit Airlines commenced services between Los Angeles (LAX) and Phoenix (PHX) on 8 April. The airline will serve the 594-kilometre sector twice-daily according to OAG Schedules Analyser data onboard its A319 fleet. The airport pair is already well served with four incumbent carriers. American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines combined already offer 182 weekly flights. Spirit now serves 18 destinations non-stop from Los Angeles and five from Phoenix.